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Videotron readying new low-cost wireless brand Fizz


MONTREAL – Videotron is trialling a new low-cost wireless flanker brand that will be known as Fizz.The company is seeking customers in Quebec and the Ottawa region willing to beta test the service, which runs on Videotron’s LTE network and promises speeds of up to 150 Mbps.  Fizz is expected to launch officially later this year.According to its website, Fizz "believes in simplicity and fairness”. “We think life should be filled with good surprises, never sad ones. That’s why we give control to our users. They only pay for what they need. It’s a surprisingly rewarding new way to connect.”