Sprint PCS Pummeled For Shortfall

McCall, Margo
September 2002
Wireless Week;9/30/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 35, p1
Trade Publication
Focuses on the slow growth of the customer base of wireless carrier Sprint PCS in the U.S. as of September 2002. Penetration rate of wireless services; Problems of the carrier with its Clear Pay program for credit-challenged customers; Estimated quarterly gross sales of Sprint PCS.


Related Articles

  • Katrina may impact regional carriers more than nationals. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;9/19/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 38, p6 

    This article reports on the financial impact of Hurricane Katrina on wireless carriers in the U.S. Wireless carriers continued the arduous task of repairing networks in the Gulf Coast region hit hard by Hurricane Katrina, though few operators have released financial details of the repairs....

  • Taking Care of Business. Tulacz, Gary J. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;11/22/99, Vol. 243 Issue 21, p30 

    Deals with the business owners belonging to different industries in the United States with construction in progress in 1999. Pepsico Inc.; Minnesota Mining & Manufacturing Co.; Intel Corp.; E.I. du Pont de Nemours; Sprint PCS Group.

  • Briefly.  // Telephony;10/9/2000, Vol. 239 Issue 15, p70 

    Reports on the plan of Wireless Knowledge Inc. and Sprint PCS to offer workshops to business enterprises in the United States that want to use wireless technology.

  • Sprint Nextel Absorbs Another Reseller.  // TelecomWeb News Digest;12/16/2005, p2 

    The article reports on the acquisition of Enterprise Communications Partnership (ECP) by Sprint Nextel as of December 2005. The deal turns ECP's customers in Alabama and Georgia into direct customers of Sprint Nextel. The acquisition is the latest in a string that resulted from overlapping...

  • Govt telecom pact to spur competition. Marsan, Carolyn Duffy // Network World;6/4/2007, Vol. 24 Issue 22, p11 

    The article reports that AT&T, Level 3 Communications Inc., Qwest Government Services Inc., Sprint Nextel, and Verizon Business are the five carriers to fulfill the 10-year, $20 billion Networx program planned by the U.S. federal government. Accordingly, the Networx program is considered to be...

  • Sprint First U.S. Carrier to Debut Galaxy S II.  // RBOC Update;Oct2011, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p1 

    The article previews the Samsung Epic 4G smartphone from Sprint.

  • The S-curve. Ford, Tracy // RCR Wireless News;6/24/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 25, p12 

    Focuses on the S-curve, a technology cycle from the time a concept is introduced through its adoption and before it is replaced by another technology. Obstacles that successful technologies need to overcome; Second-quarter guidance of Sprint PCS.

  • 3G wars. Ford, Tracy // RCR Wireless News;8/26/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 34, p10 

    Comments on the third-generation (3G) network technology launched by Sprint PCS in August 2002. Claims of Sprint PCS and Verizon Wireless; Findings of Probe Research and RBC Capital Markets on the 3G technology.

  • Sprint PCS offers Voice Command dialing service.  // RCR;08/07/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 32, p4 

    Informs on United States-based Sprint PCS' introduction of PCS Voice Command in a move to strengthen its telematics strategy.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics