STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR) today announced enhancements to the Spectrum Business TV package and the launch of an agreement with Samsung Electronics America, Inc. to help bars and restaurants of all sizes achieve better results through dynamic digital signage solutions.
Spectrum Business delivers a variety of TV packages, now including 30 sports channels as well as family, entertainment, international, and commercial free music packages. Sports packages include regional sports networks for a simple, easy to understand, low price, all without the hassle of contracts, taxes and hidden fees. Patrons can also bundle the fastest Internet, and most advanced phone solutions to meet the needs of businesses and their customers at the lowest price with two-year price lock guarantee.
For a limited time, hospitality customers who switch to Spectrum Business can obtain a 48-inch Samsung Smart Signage TV (SSTV) for $150 (retail value: $749). This unique, digital signage TV delivers an all-in-one solution for bars and restaurants with a full HDTV, embedded media player, table stand, wall mounting hardware, and easy-to-use software that includes over 200 customizable advertising templates to promote business.
"Spectrum Business provides the highest quality TV, Internet and Voice solutions to customers who need it most," said Jonathan Hargis, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for Charter Communications. "Alongside enhanced Spectrum TV packages, our agreement with Samsung leverages the best-in-class offerings from both Charter and Samsung to help bar and restaurant owners find value, and become more productive."
Samsung Business offers the easily deployed Smart Signage TV to provide a complete digital signage solution designed to help small, business owners better communicate with customers and increase awareness of deals and other special offers. Bars and restaurants can use the SSTV display to share educational information about their products and services and broadcast live TV for on-premise entertainment. The SSTV is ideal for use in single-location storefronts or service providers such as pizzerias, grocers, salons, drycleaners, dental clinics and more.
"As a global leader in digital signage solutions, we are looking forward to working with Spectrum Business to provide bars and restaurants with an essential and innovative communications tool to help showcase their business," said Ronald Gazzola, Vice President of Marketing, Samsung Business. "We built this product to address the market need for a cost-effective, easy-to-manage, and professional-grade digital signage solution that gives business owners the power to create personalized content that drives conversations long after a customer leaves an establishment."
For small and medium sized businesses, Spectrum Business offers fully-loaded TV, Internet, and Voice solutions for less. Spectrum Business TV, with packages starting as low as $19.99, Spectrum Business Internet, with speeds starting at 60Mbps for $39.99 and Spectrum Business Voice, with unlimited calling and over 30 free calling features starting at $29.99, are available without the hassle of long term commitments, taxes and hidden fees.
Businesses of all sizes looking to build a customized package of services should visit business.spectrum.com or call 1-888-692-8635 for more information.
About Spectrum Business
Spectrum Business, a division of Charter Communications, Inc., provides business organizations with scalable, tailored, and cost-effective broadband communications solutions, including business-to-business Internet access, data networking, business telephone, video and music entertainment services and wireless backhaul. Catering to the unique broadband needs of business customers, Spectrum Business offers competitively priced bundled products over its state-of-the-art, fiber-based network, helping businesses in a variety of industries maximize efficiency while continuing to grow. Spectrum Business is Metro Ethernet Forum Certified. More information about Spectrum Business can be found at www.business.spectrum.com
Charter (NASDAQ: CHTR) is a leading broadband communications company and the fourth-largest cable operator in the United States. Charter provides a full range of advanced broadband services, including Spectrum TV™ video entertainment programming, Spectrum Internet™ access, and Spectrum Voice™. Spectrum Business™ similarly provides scalable, tailored, and cost-effective broadband communications solutions to business organizations, such as business-to-business Internet access, data networking, business telephone, video and music entertainment services, and wireless backhaul. Charter’s advertising sales and production services are sold under the Spectrum Reach™ brand. More information about Charter can be found at charter.com
About Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
Headquartered in Ridgefield Park, NJ, Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SEA), is a recognized innovation leader in consumer electronics design and technology. A wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., SEA delivers a broad range of digital consumer electronics, mobile products and wearables, wireless infrastructure, IT and home appliance products. Samsung is the market leader for HDTVs in the U.S and one of America’s fastest growing home appliance brand. To discover more, please visit www.samsung.com.
About Samsung Business
As a global leader in enterprise mobility and information technology, Samsung Business provides a diverse portfolio of enterprise technologies from smartphones to wearables, tablets, digital displays, hospitality TVs, printers and medical diagnostic equipment. We are committed to putting the business customer at the core of everything we do by delivering comprehensive products, solutions and services across diverse industries including retail, healthcare, hospitality, education and government. Samsung Business is committed to helping customers realize the promise of a digital business. For more information, please visit samsung.com/business, call 1-866-SAM-4BIZ or follow Samsung Business via Twitter: @SamsungBizUSA.
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