Xfera launches its new brand - Yoigo
- 2006-10-26 11:00 UTC
TeliaSonera’s mobile operator in Spain, Xfera Móviles, today announces its new brand identity - Yoigo.
“We are glad to present Yoigo and we are convinced that the new brand will strengthen our efforts to make the fourth Spanish operator successful,” says Kenneth Karlberg, President of TeliaSonera Norway, Denmark, Baltic and Spain.
The brand values are Simplicity and to be Fair, Witty, Honest and Efficient. The brand personality is to be human, friendly, urban, contemporary and hungry.
“Yoigo fits perfectly with our intention to start something new in the Spanish market which is also reflected in the new brand,” says Kenneth Karlberg. “It is an accessible and transparent brand with which consumers can establish a relation of trust.”
Xfera will launch mobile services under the Yoigo brand before the end of the year.
Xfera is the mobile telecommunications company that was awarded the fourth 3G-licence in Spain. Xfera operates under its brand Yoigo. TeliaSonera, the leading telecoms operator in the Nordic and Baltic region has a 76.6% stakeholding in the company; ACS, the construction and services group, has a 17% stake, FCC, a 3.4% stake and Telvent, a 3% stake.
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