Three Wholesale will provide connection for ACN Europe MVNO


ACN launch JOi Telecom providing data, texts and minutes in UK and France using Three network.

Three Wholesale has been selected to provide provide texts, minutes and data services to a new MVNO which has launched in the UK today.

MVNO JOi Telecom will be launched by parent company ACN Europe as a sim only brand in the UK and France while developing plans to rollout across the rest of Europe.

Three Wholesale director Lynda Burton said: “We’re really excited by JOi Telecom’s unique distribution model and fresh, flexible consumer proposition. JOi Telecom joins our growing collection of innovative wholesale partners, powered by Three’s award-winning network.”

ACN is a direct seller of telecommunications and operates in the US, Asia, the Pacific and Europe selling services like fixed telephony, mobile, energy, television, home security and broadband. The firm’s European branch is headquartered in Amsterdam.

Alex Bennett, Vice President of Product Management at ACN said, “JOi Telecom’s simple proposition brings something new to the mobile market, putting the power of choice and flexibility in customer’s hands.

Choosing Three as our partner means JOi and our customers are powered by the mobile network that carries more data in the UK than any other. Not only will JOi customers benefit from an attractive launch promotion pricing, they also receive great UK-wide coverage on the Three network.

Three Wholesale is the B2B arm of Three UK and runs several MVNO agreements for the network. in November 2013, it signed an exclusive deal with Fogg Mobile, to power its own-branded data plans for embedded device manufacturers.

Three also provides mobile data connectivity for Dell and Lenovo devices.