Cooking Up Some Long-Term Survival

Mendez-Wilson, Deborah
December 2001
Wireless Week;12/31/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 51, p22
Trade Publication
Reports on the status of paging industry in the United States as of December 31, 2001. Reports on the plan of Motorola to leave the paging business; Comments from Tom Cook, president and chief executive officer of Cook Paging, on the paging industry; Efforts of Weblink Wireless to emerge from bankruptcy protection; Plan of Arch wireless to file Chapter 11 bankruptcy.


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