TITLE

Insight Facing Decisions

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/9/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 15, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of Comcast Corp. and Insight Communications Co. to the 1.3 million customers of their Insight Midwest partnership after the breakup. On April 2, 2007, Insight Communications and Comcast has announced the breakup of their partnership. The two companies decided to divide the customers of Insight Midwest partnership, in which Comcast will acquire 684,000 customers in Illinois and Indiana and Insight takes 639,000 customer in Kentucky, Indiana and Ohio.
ACCESSION #
24978460

 

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