Half a million Jamaicans enjoying the new option
Monday, 5th March, 2012 - Kingston, Jamaica. Digicel’s new “One Rate Option” of JA$8.99 for calls to any number on any local network at any time has proved a runaway success with an average of over 120,000 customers per day activating it meaning that half a million Jamaicans have chosen to enjoy the benefits of the new JA$8.99 option.
Launched to great fanfare last Friday, Digicel’s new “One Rate Option” sees all prepaid customers saving up to 47% on calls and being able to take advantage of this amazing new option simply by dialing *155# then pressing ‘send’ for free.
And to ensure that Digicel customers continue to benefit from the best value, they can still avail of Digicel’s “Gimme Five” promotion with great offers on texting and local and international calling. Per second billing applies as standard.
Mark Linehan, CEO of Digicel Jamaica, comments; “We are delighted with the customer reaction to our new “One Rate Option” of just JA$8.99 and, with half a million customers already on board, we are on track to reach the one million activations milestone next week.
He continues; “Since we launched it on Friday morning, each day over 120,000 customers have activated it and are now enjoying the benefits of calling any number on any local network at any time for just JA$8.99. We would like to take this opportunity to thank our customers for their loyalty to Digicel and assure them of our continued commitment to delivering best value.