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Verizon wants 1,000 new retail workers, faces executive compensation vote

Verizon said it’s adding more than 1,000 positions at its nationwide retail stores. It’s specifically looking for new retail employees who are early adopters of technology — such as gamers. Verizon has about 1,500 corporate stores, but if its dealer-owned...

Verizon’s retail strategy touches some nerves

If you’ve recently visited a corporate Verizon store, you may have noticed signage telling customers to wait outside. It’s part of a 1:1 ratio of customer-to-rep that the company started last year when the pandemic set in.   It’s been...

Verizon, Deloitte pursue 5G edge compute for retail

Verizon Business and the professional services company Deloitte unveiled a 5G and mobile edge computing (MEC) platform for retail.  The partners are working on a variety of use cases such as improving inventory stocking, engaging with customers digitally and providing...

Verizon shifts retail jobs, offers severance to some employees

Verizon isn’t ditching its corporate-owned store strategy, but it’s making changes in the retail side of its business and that’s resulted in severance packages being offered.  It’s unknown how many stores are closing permanently and how many employees are being...

Dish’s new SVP of retail wireless gets another shot at disruption

Paul Chapple enjoyed the opportunity to be part of the team at T-Mobile when it was upsetting the wireless industry and now he’s getting another chance to be part of the team at Dish Network that’s intent on disrupting the...

2020 store closures lead year of upheaval in wireless retail

Between the pandemic closing stores and consumers already shifting their shopping habits to the online world, the wireless retail space saw plenty of upheaval in 2020. The big take-away from Wave7 Research earlier this year was that all carriers were closing...

Moore: 2020 sees avalanche of change for wireless at national retail

There has been an avalanche of recent changes in terms of which wireless carriers are sold at national retail. The big picture?  Wireless carriers at national retail have less display space, and the diversity of choice of carriers at big...

AT&T’s Q2 takes hits on roaming, retail, waived fees

AT&T’s mobility segment reported postpaid subscriber losses and lower service revenues for the second quarter, as the COVID-19 pandemic impacted international roaming, retail closures and more customers not paying their bills. Still, “wireless is clearly AT&T’s best business” and “doing...