Why Verizon Has The Power

Wickham, Rhonda
January 2005
Wireless Week;1/1/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p4
Trade Publication
Argues that Verizon can compete with a Sprint/Nextel combination deal. Details of negotiations on the merger deal; Reputation of Verizon as a provider; Problems in customer relations experienced by both Cingular and Sprint Nextel.


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