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Vodafone, Ziggo to maintain brands in Dutch market

Tuesday 16 February 2016 | 16:42 CET | News
The Ziggo and Vodafone brands will be maintained following the merger of the Dutch companies. However, it will be clear to consumers that the two operators are working together, according to Rob Shuter and Baptiest Coopmans, CEOs of respectively Vodafone Netherlands and Ziggo, in an interview with Telecompaper. They noted that the planned joint venture offers the advantage of offering all their services over their own infrastructure. At the moment, Ziggo relies in Vodafone for mobile network access, and Vodafone uses KPN's networks for its fixed services. Ziggo does not plan any major changes

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Companies: Liberty Global / VodafoneZiggo / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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