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Tex Edwards, 2degrees founder, sells shares to Trilogy

Thursday, 7 July 2016, 2:57 pm | 2Degrees

2degrees and Tex Edwards announced today that Tex and KLR have transferred all their interests in 2degrees to existing shareholder Trilogy International New Zealand LLC or back to the company. The terms of the transfers are confidential. More >>

2degrees scoops Roy Morgan Customer Satisfaction Award

Wednesday, 29 June 2016, 5:00 pm | 2Degrees

2degrees, NZ’s fastest growing total telecommunications provider, was this week awarded Roy Morgan Research’s ‘Mobile Phone Service Provider of the Year’ for the fifth year in a row. More >>

Auckland Harbour Bridge will glow green tonight

Tuesday, 17 March 2015, 4:48 pm | 2Degrees

2degrees is getting in the spirit of things and celebrating St Patrick’s Day this evening by lighting up the Auckland Harbour Bridge green as part of its ‘Play the Bridge’ light show. More >>

2degrees to credit all calls and SMS to Vanuatu

Monday, 16 March 2015, 1:34 pm | 2Degrees

In the wake of cyclone Pam, 2degrees will be crediting all mobile voice and SMS messages made to mobiles in Vanuatu between midnight Thursday 12th March through to midnight tonight (Monday 16th January). More >>

2degrees lights up Auckland Harbour Bridge in World First

Friday, 13 March 2015, 11:49 am | 2Degrees

Fusing light, music, mobile and one of Auckland’s most recognisable landmarks together – 2degrees launched another Kiwi world first in celebration of the city’s 175th anniversary on Thursday evening. More >>

2degrees redefines roaming for Kiwis visiting Australia

Monday, 7 July 2014, 1:45 pm | 2Degrees

2degrees is redefining how kiwis use their mobiles across the Tasman by launching New Zealand’s lowest casual roaming rates in Australia*. More >>

The ‘4G Drop’ – 4G worth of cash and prizes up for grabs

Monday, 7 July 2014, 9:19 am | 2Degrees

The ‘4G Drop’ – 4G worth of cash and prizes up for grabs with 2degrees and ZM More >>

Kiwis’ love of mobile no longer a burden to their pocket

Tuesday, 27 May 2014, 12:35 pm | 2Degrees

With Kiwis ever-increasing demand for mobile data, 2degrees latest product, ‘Worry-Free Data’ means Pay Monthly and Business customers never have to worry about data bill shock again. More >>

Mobile competition – better analysis shows problems remain

Wednesday, 21 May 2014, 2:26 pm | 2Degrees

Today’s Commerce Commission announcement that mobile competition is not delivering for business and on account customers dispels the myth that New Zealand’s mobile market is competitive – and now it’s time to find out why. More >>

2degrees gets Kiwis talking with new ‘Share Everything’ Plan

Monday, 9 December 2013, 2:41 pm | 2Degrees

When it comes to talking at length on mobile phones, New Zealanders are trailing behind most nations. Americans, by comparison, use their mobile devices nearly five times as much as Kiwis, but the fear of sky-rocketing mobile phone bills still stands ... More >>

Huawei Launching World’s Slimmest Smartphone in NZ

Monday, 2 September 2013, 2:14 pm | 2Degrees

Huawei and 2degrees are launching the new Huawei Ascend P6 today. The P6 is the world’s slimmest smartphone measuring just 6.18mm, and features a 1.5GHz quad-core processor in a sleek metallic body. More >>

East Coast Iwi and 2degrees join forces

Wednesday, 7 August 2013, 6:20 pm | 2Degrees

An innovative partnership announced today between a collective of Ngati Porou organisations and mobile telecommunications company 2degrees, will offer substantial benefits to members of the East Coast-based tribe. More >>

Carryover MinutesTM on Prepay Plus - 2degrees

Tuesday, 14 May 2013, 2:01 pm | 2Degrees

2degrees today launched Prepay Plus , the only Prepay plan in New Zealand that allows customers to keep their unused minutes for up to a year with new Carryover Value Packs. 2degrees is one of the first mobile companies in the world to offer Carryover ... More >>

2degrees – business will continue as recovery takes place

Tuesday, 2 April 2013, 4:12 pm | 2Degrees

The 2degrees Board met today in Auckland to acknowledge the loss of Eric and Kathy Hertz, review support for their families and 2degrees staff and address issues of interim leadership. More >>

2degrees arrives at Noel Leeming and Bond and Bond stores

Monday, 27 August 2012, 3:05 pm | 2Degrees

For immediate release 27 August 2012 2degrees arrives at Noel Leeming and Bond and Bond stores 2degrees continues its mission to provide value to more kiwis, this time expanding its distribution to leading appliance and electronics retailer Noel Leeming ... More >>

2degrees adds Samsung Galaxy S III to high-end line up

Wednesday, 30 May 2012, 10:40 am | 2Degrees

2degrees is excited to be one of the first mobile companies in the world to bring the Samsung Galaxy S III to consumers on Thursday 31 May. With the handset predicted to be in short supply on the back of nine million pre orders worldwide, customers ... More >>

2degrees launches mission to replace wallet

Thursday, 3 May 2012, 4:14 pm | 2Degrees

In a New Zealand first, Wellington commuters can now “touch” their mobile phone to pay for their bus and taxi fare, thanks to 2degrees’ new Touch2Pay offer. Using selected 2degrees handsets, this simpler, faster way to pay means no PIN, signature ... More >>

Nokia Lumia 800 free with ‘talk as much as you like’ plan

Thursday, 15 March 2012, 4:28 pm | 2Degrees

With the recent launch of the Nokia Lumia 800, Microsoft and Nokia hope to change the shape of New Zealand’s smartphone market. Now, 2degrees plans to make it easier for businesses and consumers to get their hands on it. More >>

2degrees opens third North Shore store with $2 handsets

Thursday, 8 December 2011, 11:17 am | 2Degrees

2degrees is continuing to grow, with the official opening of its Takapuna store this Saturday. The 2degrees store on Hurstmere Road expands the company’s retail footprint to more than 30 stores nationwide. More >>

Hei Rere Mai - Māori careers in telecommunications

Thursday, 3 November 2011, 9:56 am | 2Degrees

2degrees and its founding shareholder, the Hautaki Trust, have launched Hei Rere Mai (‘So You Can Fly’), a programme to increase Māori participation in the telecommunications industry. Announced by Māori Affairs Minister, Hon. Dr Pita Sharples, the three-stage ... More >>