Yet again another perk of being located in Montreal. New entrant Public Mobile is giving away a free 10-minute long distance phone call tomorrow at 3 Montreal locations. You’ll have to visit a store (location are below) between 9a.m.–1 p.m. and 5 p.m.– 8 p.m. and probably go through a sales pitch of sorts. But
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New entrant Public Mobile has expanded their coverage outside of the GTA into Mississauga. This is good for anyone who currently has a Public Mobile device because your zone is now stretched. In a release Public stated that they currently have 6 stores open with plans to build more. As for the Mississauga coverage, here’s
There are 3 new entrants in Canada: Wind Mobile, Mobilicity and Public Mobile. ALL of them continue to offer unbelievable promotions (all good for customers). The new entrants came in offering low prices (plans and handsets) and have continued this trend for several months… we’re just waiting to see what the deals will be in
Public Mobile has been adding locations to their distribution channel at a rapid rate. A couple weeks ago their relationship with 60 Gateway Newstands started in Toronto (and soon Montreal). They partnered with Eyeshot Media for 4 convenience store locations, have a trial with Money Mart Canada and are also 1 of 9 carriers who
The Montreal area is where all the deals are happening these days. Vidéotron recently launched their wireless service and came out with an Unlimited plan. Then Bell immediately created their “Unlimited Québec” plan. Rogers discount brand Chatr Wireless opened shop and started to offer Unlimited Talk and Text plans with no contracts, Solo Mobile quickly
Public Mobile recently started selling their wireless service in 60 Gateway Newstands in Toronto (Montreal will be launching soon). In addition, they are currently doing a trial in select Toronto Money Mart locations. Today they expanded their distribution reach by 4 more locations in the Toronto area by partnering up with Eyeshot Media. Don’t be
At the end of 2009 there was a total of 23.8 million wireless subscribers in Canada. 5.2 million people (22%) had a smartphone with the remaining having some sort of talk/text plan. A recent study showed that Smartphone/data device subscribers will represent 31% by the end of 2010 and then 60% by year-end 2014. Also,
If you’re in Toronto you might have heard Public Mobile on the radio, saw ads in the Subway and also seen them in the papers. All promoting their recent distribution relationship with Gateway Newstands. Hopefully it all pays off.
No official word on how many subscribers Public Mobile has. They recently launched their Unlimited Talk and Text service in both Toronto and Montreal. One of their competitors is the newly created Rogers’ discount brand “Chatr” who started a few weeks ago with a mission to protect their market share and slowly impact/erode the new
Public Mobile recently signed a partnership with Gateway Newstands locations to sell their service at their locations. Today’s the day the deal goes live and if you’re in Toronto you’ll be see a new co-branded signage between the two companies. Currently there are 60 Toronto locations and this will increase to 120 locations by January.