Cable & Telecom

TPIA: EBOX continues its expansion in northwestern Quebec

By Denis Carmel ROUYN-NORANDA, Que. – On December 15, EBOX an independent television, telephone and internet provider based in Longueuil, Québec, announced it has now connected clients in Rouyn-Noranda this week and has launched in western Abitibi, including La Sarre and Macamic, a well as Authier, Authier-Nord, Duparquet, Dupuy, Gallichan, Sainte-Hélène de Mancebourg, Normétal, Palmarolle, Poularies, Saint-Germaine-Boule and Taschereau. The company says in these municipalities, it is the first to offer competition, as Videotron is not yet offering service, but plans to do so. EBOX, the largest independent provider in Québec with 450 employees and serving 130,000 customers, is riding...