TITLE

No Room To Roam?

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Karen
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Wireless Week;4/15/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the downturn of roaming agreements of several wireless carriers in the U.S. as of April 2004. Change of business plan made by U.S. Cellular; Roaming strategy used by Western Wireless; Remarks from Western Wireless Chairman and CEO John Stanton on the company's roaming services.
ACCESSION #
12828673

 

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