07/02/2007, Hamburg. arvato mobile has gained a new client: Germany’s first mobile telephony discounter and pioneer of the new mobile generation, simyo.
arvato mobile is the developer and operator of simyo’s mobile content portal, launched at www.simyo.de on 1st February under the title „Klingeltöne & Co.“ (ringtones and co.). There, simyo offers all customers up-to-date, high quality entertainment for download at extremely favourable end customer prices. The portfolio covers graphics such as wallpaper and themes, ringtones (monophonic, polyphonic and real music), as well as games. The shop will be implemented on the Internet at first, before following shortly afterwards on WAP.
„We are delighted to have gained simyo as our new partner. arvato mobile offers simyo a full service, from the construction and operation of the download shop right through to full content management of its extensive mobile entertainment portfolio“, announced Dr. Christoph Hartlieb, arvato mobile’s managing director.
Rolf Hansen, founder and managing director of simyo GmbH is convinced: „With the combination of our value-for-money data price of 24 cent per MB – a revolution – and the strong content of „Klingeltöne & Co.“, with the support of arvato mobile we are supplying our customers with opportunities for direct use, totally free of subscriptions and cost traps.“
About arvato mobile
arvato mobile offers its customers worldwide digital entertainment contents as well as innovative concepts and interactive solutions. The company considers itself to be a 360° manager along the whole value chain. The subsidiary of the international media and communication services provider arvato, a corporate division of Bertelsmann, works very closely with network operators, internet service providers, media companies and brands in more than 75 countries. arvato mobile is partner to all big music labels and rights owner in the film, TV and games industries. arvato mobile assures for its customers the complete content, category and royalty management. With gnab and the Entertainment Platform 2 (EP2) arvato mobile possesses two state-of-the-art platforms for processing and distribution of digital contents. The consumer brands handy.de and tj.net are two successful mobile entertainment portals run by arvato mobile.
arvato mobile – the future of entertainment.
About simyo GmbH
simyo was founded in May 2005 by the four-member management team led by founder and managing director Rolf Hansen and E-Plus as the pioneer of the new mobile telephony generation. Germany’s first mobile telephony discounter, simyo provides an SIM-only product via the Internet at www.simyo.de.