Spigot Tightens on Pivot

Spangler, Todd
January 2008
Multichannel News;1/21/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p34
The article reports that Pivot will be promoted in even fewer retail locations. Sprint Nextel is planning to lay off 4,000 employees or about seven percent of its workforce. The company is also planning to close eight percent of company-owned retail locations. Sprint Nextel is also planning to cut back on outsourced services and contractors to close 125 of its 1,400 stores and eliminate more than 4,000 third-party distribution points.


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