Gateway Launches National Broadband PC Offers

Gateway Delivers High-Speed Internet Access Solutions Nationally, Selling 50,000 Subscriptions to Date
SAN DIEGO, Jun 5, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ — Gateway, Inc. (NYSE: GTW) today marks the completion of its national broadband service rollout initiated last year. Nearly all Gateway stores in cable-serviced areas of the U.S. now offer high-speed cable Internet service, either as part of a value-priced Gateway technology solution or as a standalone package.
To support its unique solutions that combine PCs, cable modems and discounts on high-speed Internet access, Gateway’s national marketing campaign includes broadcast and print advertising as well as direct marketing.
Throughout the last year, Gateway established relationships with all of the top broadband providers including Adelphia, America Online, AT&T Broadband, Charter, Comcast, Cox and Earthlink. The company sold more than 50,000 subscriptions to its customers during this time. (full story)