TITLE

What a Busy Week At Excite@Home

AUTHOR(S)
Baumgartner, Jeff
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;6/11/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 24, p167
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports business activities of Excite@Home Corp in the United States. Appointment of chief operation officer; Plans to shut down European operations; Agreements between the company and Cox Communication and Comcast Corp.
ACCESSION #
5159115

 

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