1/21/2010 10:26:00 AM
Truphone and Vodafone launch MVNO
VoIP service provider, Truphone has partnered with MVNO to launch a new MVNO, Truphone Local Anywhere.
The agreement will give access to Vodafone’s network and will offer significant savings on international calls.
Truphone will be securing more wholesale partnerships in other travel destinations during the course of 2010.
The deal means, calls made by Truphone customers in the UK, as well as Truphone Local Anywhere roaming calls originating and terminating in the UK, will be delivered via the Vodafone UK network.
Truphone CEO, Geraldine Wilson said: ‘Truphone Local Anywhere is a truly revolutionary service for people with an international lifestyle allowing them to ‘stay local’ as they travel around the world. We are delighted to announce this partnership with Vodafone which will give our customers access to a high quality network in the UK.’
Vodafone director of business development and wholesale, Tim Stone said: ‘We're excited to be partnering with Truphone for their Truphone Local Anywhere service. This new relationship demonstrates Vodafone's commitment to the wholesale market and supports additional growth in our already successful wholesale portfolio. By targeting the international travelling community, this partnership opens up new opportunities for Vodafone UK.’