Cable & Telecom

Globetrotting employees are inflating corporate cell bills: survey

SAN FRANCISCO – U.S. businesses pay a high cost in mobile phone roaming fees when employees travel internationally, according to a study commissioned by global cellular communications provider Brightroam. The study, conducted by research company Harris Interactive Inc., reveals that international roaming fees can cost U.S. businesses $693.50 per trip for every global traveler – which is 12 times more than the average monthly wireless bill. Surprisingly, few U.S. businesses report plans to look for more affordable options. The cost can add up to as much as $950,000 annually for companies with 10,000 employees, if 15% of staff make at...
 

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.