Carphone releases upbeat 2Q trading update

11 Oct 2007

Carphone Warehouse has announced that in the 13 weeks to 29 September it added 89,000 new broadband customers to its ranks to take its base over the 2.5 million mark; the company expects to add 200,000-250,000 broadband customers in the second half of its fiscal year ending 31 March 2008. Over 80% of all new customers are connected directly to Carphone’s own network and it claims to be well ahead of schedule for migrating existing customers to its own network. It claims to have the most extensive unbundled coverage in the UK with a presence in 2,212 exchanges.

United Kingdom, TalkTalk