O2 becomes Three as major rebrand takes place

Nationwide celebration kicks off as Three welcomes 1.5 million O2 customers

609-no_fee_o2_to_three_mx8Today is the start of a new era for Three, as it welcomes 1.5 million O2 customers into the Three family. Three and O2 customers can now call each other for free* and over the coming months, customers can look forward to some exciting developments with improved data coverage and 4G, as Three rolls out a superfast network. Three will expand on the award winning care its customers are used to from two customer care centres in Waterford and Limerick.

To mark the occasion, on March 3rd 2015, Three will kick off a series of exciting celebrations and surprises on street, in-store and on social media.

3MCs On Street Three’s colourfully dressed brand ambassadors, the 3MCs, will take to the streets across the country over the course of two days with surprise and delight rewards. In each location, the 3MCs will also host giveaways of tickets to 3Arena.

3Store Rewards From March 3rd – 8th, rewards will continue in-store for Three shoppers who purchase select Sony, Samsung and HTC handsets. The first 125 Bill Pay customers who purchase either a Sony Xperia Z3, Samsung Galaxy S5 or HTC One M8 could walk away with a free Sony Smart TV, 8” Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 or a Ticketmaster voucher worth up to €125. All prizes are subject to availability in-store and while stocks last.

3Social Rewards Three invites fans to share their daily celebrations with @3_News, big or small, via the hashtag #WelcometoThree to be in with a chance of winning a 32” Sony Smart TV, Ticketmaster voucher worth €125, Galaxy Tab 4 8” White, wireless speakers and more.

Commenting on the rebrand of O2 to Three, Elaine Carey, Chief Commercial Officer said, “We’ve been working towards this day for months and are delighted to welcome 1.5 million customers to Three. We’re committed to creating a superfast network that delivers on free calls* and incredible innovation. All the benefits experienced as an O2 customer remain the same – including the same network quality and award-winning customer service plus they can now look forward to accessing superfast 4G.”

For further information please visit www.three.ie, @3_News or Facebook.com/3Ireland #WelcometoThree