TITLE

Wireless Takes Bite Of Pay-Phone Biz

AUTHOR(S)
Mendez-Wilson, Deborah
PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
Wireless Week;02/12/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the effect of wireless communications on the pay-phone business in the United States. Remarks from Vince Sandusky, president of the American Public Communications Council; Reason for the decision of BellSouth Corp. to phase out its pay-phone business; Plans of British Telecommunications plc for its red telephone booths.
ACCESSION #
4095104

 

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