GLENTEL continues to provide Bell Mobility with brand-name retail
distribution points in every province of Canada
MONTREAL, QC and BURNABY, BC, May 29, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Bell and
GLENTEL today announced a renewed partnership to offer Bell Mobility
products and services to customers at GLENTEL's retail outlets across
Canada, including WIRELESSWAVE, Tbooth wireless, WIRELESS etc, Target
Mobile and more.
GLENTEL's extensive Canadian retail footprint of more than 360 locations
is expected to expand significantly in coming months with the addition
of 74 more Target Mobile locations.
"This agreement builds on the GLENTEL/Bell partnership that has long
offered Canadians the best mobile products along with friendly and
knowledgeable customer service," said Wade Oosterman, President of Bell
Mobility and Residential Services, and Bell's Chief Brand Officer.
"Extending our partnership means Canadians in every province will have
even more ways to easily learn about and purchase products from Bell
Mobility's leading line-up of mobile devices and services."
"GLENTEL is proud of its longstanding relationship with Bell," said
GLENTEL's President and CEO, Tom Skidmore. "Over the years, Bell has
contributed to GLENTEL's significant profitable growth in Canada from
coast to coast. Building on our customer promise of quality, service
and integrity, our core values are exemplified and supported by our
outstanding partner Bell, who is committed to excellence in its quality
networks, products, and services."
Bell is Canada's largest communications company, providing consumers and
business customers with wireless, TV, Internet, home phone and business
communications services. Bell Media is Canada's premier multimedia
company with leading assets in television, radio and digital media.
Bell is wholly owned by Montréal's BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE). For more
information, please visit Bell.ca.
The Bell Let's Talk mental health initiative is a national charitable
program that promotes Canadian mental health across Canada with the
Bell Let's Talk Day anti-stigma campaign and unprecedented funding for
community care, research and workplace best practices. To learn more,
please visit Bell.ca/LetsTalk.
Celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2013 and based in Burnaby, BC, Canada, GLENTEL (TSX:
GLN), is the largest independent multi-carrier mobile phone retailer in
Canada and Australia. In the United States, GLENTEL operates two of the
six National Premium Retailers for Verizon Wireless. GLENTEL is a
leading provider of innovative and reliable wireless communications
services and solutions, offering a choice of network carrier and
wireless or mobile products to consumers and commercial customers.
GLENTEL's brands - GLENTEL Wireless, WIRELESSWAVE, WAVE SANS FIL, Tbooth
wireless, la cabine T sans fil, WIRELESS etc., SANS FIL etc…, Mac
Station, Diamond Wireless, Wireless Zone, and Allphones - span four
countries and three continents. The Company employs over 3,800
employees and operates more than 1,200 locations including more than
360 locations in Canada located in retail malls, Costco Wholesale
stores, Target Canada stores, and business centres; more than 620
retail locations in the United States; and more than 195 retail
locations in Australia and 4 mall stores in the Philippines. In
addition, Target Canada has licensed GLENTEL to open and operate in
2013 more than 120 mobile communications sales and service kiosks
within its stores, under the brand Target Mobile®, of which 46 are now
SOURCE: Bell Canada
For further information:
Bell Media Relations
Chief Financial Officer, GLENTEL Inc.
BCE Investor Relations