3 today unveiled a new range of tariffs for small businesses that will be available through both 3 stores and independent dealers.
The deals start from £11 per month, and come with a range of add-ons and discounts for customers signing up to long-term contracts.
3’s business division manager Renato Bottini said: ‘We want to give business dealers a range of packages to beat anything else on the market. If you’re selling to the small business market we’re confident that 3 Business can offer the best possible package for your customers.’
For low usage customers, an £11 monthly tariff is available with 2000 free 3-to-3 minutes, calls to landlines from 6p per minute, texts for 8p and 20p per minute for off-net mobile charges.
There are a range of sharer tariffs for up to 20 users, and for £15 per handset they will have access to a pool of minutes, texts and data, starting with 1000 minutes. The plans include unlimited 3-to-3 calls, and include Business share 1000 for £34, 2000 for £74, 3000 for £114 and 4000 for £154.
3’s Business 600 tariff costs £25.53, and entitles users to 750 minutes and 100 texts, while its Business 900 deal is charged at £34.04 and comes with 1125 minutes and 150 texts. Both plans include 2000 free 3-3 minutes
Internet access, from £4.21 per month can be added and 2000 additional texts or landline minutes for £8.51 per month.
3 Business is also offering an incentive for longer term voice-based contracts with discounts of 10 per cent on 18-month deals, and 25 per cent on 24-month terms.
Handsets available on the tariffs include Nokia's N95 and E61, HTC’s TyTN II.