Dixons Carphone MVNO to exclusively offer Huawei’s P8 smartphone

Dixons Carphone revealed that its 4G MVNO, iD, launched just five weeks ago, will be the exclusive mobile network distributor of Huawei’s 2015 flagship smartphone P8 in the UK. “No one had heard of iD five weeks ago but Huawei gave …

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Dixons Carphone wants to be MVNO with IoT angle

Dixons Carphone struck an MVNO deal with 3 UK, promising a service that will set the electrical retailer apart from rivals. The intention is to offer a mobile connection for the smart home appliances the retailer sells in store. In …

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Dixons Carphone, Vodafone and EE save number of Phones 4u stores and jobs

The three remaining major partners of Phones 4u prior to its move into administration have all moved to acquire some former Phones 4u stores and take on some of its employees.

Vodafone UK ditches Phones 4u

Vodafone UK has decided against renewing its existing contract with retailer Phones 4u, which ends in February 2015. The news, which sees Phones 4u left with just two operator partners, EE and Virgin, follows Vodafone’s announcement earlier in the year about an overhaul of its UK distribution strategy.