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Trading Desk: News Briefs

Posted: 12/2000 News Briefs * Commodity buyers will use e-marketplaces increasingly to control raw materials’, according to a new Forrester Research Inc. (www.forrester.com) report, "Reining in Commodity Costs." Research analysts say that while most commodity marketplaces can’t muster the volume required to create Nasdaq-style exchanges, the information flowing from them empowers purchasers to lower supply […]

Long Distance – Telstra Places Cards in Airport Vending Machines

Posted: 06/2000 Telstra Places Cards in Airport Vending Machines Travelers to and from Australia now can buy calling cards at major airport terminals throughout the country.The first Travelex vending machine at Sydney Airport’s Qantas domestic terminal will provide Telstra Corp. Ltd. (www.telstra.com) prepaid rechargeable calling cards that allow the cardholder to call from virtually any […]

Foreign Carriers Try to Crack the U.S. Market

Posted: 03/2000 Foreign Carriers Try to Crack the U.S. Market The United States, whose citizens like to call their country the land of opportunity, has become the land of necessity for international telecom carriers. "It has been the case for a decade or more that any carrier around the world who wants to be a […]

Business News – World Access On a Buying Spree: First FaciliCom,

Posted: 02/2000 World Access On a Buying Spree: First FaciliCom, Then LDI, Now STAR BY KEN BRANSON World Access Communications (www.waxs.com) has announced intentions to buy its third carrier in less than a month: STAR Telecommunications Inc. (www.startel.com), in a stock swap worth $650 million. STAR, like World Access and the former FaciliCom, which World […]

Frontier Aligns with Telstra, OPEX

Posted: 11/1999 Frontier Aligns with Telstra, OPEX Rochester, N.Y.-based Frontier Communications, a unit of Frontier Corp., has announced deals with Telstra Corp. Ltd., Sydney, Australia, and OPEX Communications, Elk Grove Village, Ill., totaling $20 million and $18 million, respectively. Frontier’s Carrier Services group will provide network services to the U.S. subsidiary of Telstra, headquartered in […]

Off the Wall

Posted: 10/1999 Off the Wall A Roundup of Cool Public Communications Stuff A payphone is a payphone is a payphone. Well … not anymore. We’ve found some pretty cool new payphone stuff. Take a look at this "off-the-wall" product roundup. Coke ‘n’ Call On Trial Telstra Corp., Sydney, Australia, and Coca Cola Amatil (CCA) joined […]

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