Verizon Wireless Opens New Store In Manalapan

Verizon Wireless Opens New Store In Manalapan

Company's Fourth Retail Location in Monmouth County

February 28, 2002




In response to the growing demand for the company's voice and data products and services, Verizon Wireless, the nation's largest wireless provider, has opened a new store in the EpiCenter Shopping Center on Route 9 South in Manalapan. The company also operates a retail store in the Monmouth Mall, Freehold Mall and in West Long Branch on Rt. 36 East.

The new store is located just north of the Freehold Mall, next to Applebees. Store hours are Monday through Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. and Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

"Demand for our wireless services continues to grow, as more people take advantage of digital calling plans like America's Choice and our popular Mobile Web services," said Russ Herman, store manager, Verizon Wireless.

The Manalapan Communications Store is one of 21 new retail locations Verizon Wireless opened over the past 12 months in the New York Metro area to make shopping for wireless products and services easier and more convenient for customers. The new stores created more than 300 sales and customer service positions as well as business opportunities for local construction, architectural and real estate firms.

About Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless is the nation's leading provider of wireless communications and Internet services. The company has the largest nationwide wireless network and 29 million customers. Headquartered in Bedminster, NJ, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). Reporters and editors can find more information on the Web at http://www.verizonwireless.com.

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