Tag Archive | "Peter Jones"

Brightstar: ‘20:20 Mobile is not a done deal, despite reports’


Company’s boss reveals he has held talks with Data Select owner Peter Jones, with the distributor being another he continues to look at

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Data Select readies airtime distribution launch


Data Select agrees deals with Everything Everywhere for consumer airtime connections, with Three also said to be on board Read the full story

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Wireless Logic eyes one million M2M SIM sales by end of 2012


Machine-to-machine provider on course to increase number of M2M-connected contracts it sells in the UK and Europe by 41 per cent year-on-year 

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George tries black mail


Data Select is celebrating St George’s Day (today) with this curious rendition of Data Select executive chairman George McPherson engaging with Data Select owner Peter Jones of Dragon’s Den fame – ‘George & The Dragon’, geddit?

So, a perfect opportunity for you to send us your rip-snortingly funny caption (editorial@ mobilenewscwp.co.uk).

We’ll inspire you with: “I’ve already told you. Your cheque’s in the mail.”

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Data Select: Nokia loss was a positive


Takeover talks, management buyouts and contract terminations – just some of the headlines Data Select was linked to in 2011. Michael Garwood visits the distributor’s Slough offices to find out the inside story

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For Sale signs removed at Data Select


George McPherson’s claim that the distributor is not for sale suggests owner Peter Jones may just hang on to the business after all

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McPherson adamant Data Select isn’t for sale


Phones International CEO George McPherson says Data Select is not for sale and promises expansion in “three to six months” Read the full story

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Just who is pulling Nokia’s strings?


Michael Garwood attempts to make sense of Nokia’s IT distribution strategy after it handed its supply contracts to Micro-P and Ingram Micro

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Taylor to launch Data Select takeover bid


Chief commercial officer begins buyout negotiations with Data Select owner Peter Jones

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Peter Jones sells M2M provider Wireless Logic for £38m


Private equity firm ECI Partners and Wireless Logic’s current management buy company from entrepreneur Jones  

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