Carrefour to launch MVNO operation over Orange network

18 Jul 2006

The French retail chain Carrefour is reported to have signed an MVNO deal with Orange, according to Telecompaper citing French newspaper Les Echos as its source. Carrefour hopes to begin selling an own-brand mobile phone service at its 217 hypermarkets in the country within the next few months. The retail group already operates a similar MVNO business in Belgium, having launched 1-Mobile in February using the network of KPN subsidiary Base.

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