Rogers delivers even more roaming value with new U.S. Travel Packs
Customers roam worry-free for less with new lower priced U.S. Travel Packs
that include data, talk and text
Doubled the data on new U.S. Travel Packs - customers can use devices without
fear of paying more than they expect
TORONTO, Nov. 14, 2013 /CNW/ - Rogers Communications,Canada'sleading
diversified communications and media company, today announced the launch of
its new U.S. Travel Packs that make roaming even easier and more affordable
for customers. These monthly packs offer more of what customers want including
double the data, additional minutes, and unlimited texts at lower prices -
just in time for the busy holiday travel season.
Customers now have access to a variety of U.S. roaming offers, including four
new Travel Packs and the $7.99 per day U.S. roaming wireless data and Internet
rate. All offers deliver more value, as part of the company's ongoing
commitment to improve customers' roaming experiences and offer better cost
"Our simplified Travel Pack line-up enables our customers to roam with
confidence and use their devices when they are south of the border just as
they would at home - without worrying about paying more than expected," said
Raj Doshi, senior vice president, product, Rogers Communications. "We've
reduced prices and delivered more value in our U.S. Travel Packs to ensure
customers continue to stay connected with access to even more data, voice and
text services at an affordable rate."
Details on U.S. roaming offers are as follows:
Service One-Time Bucket Duration
Fee Voice Text Data
(Minutes) (Sent (MBs)
Daily Standard Rate $7.99/50MB - - 50 24 hours
Talk & Text - Small $20 25 100 - 1 month
Talk & Text - Large $40 100 Unlimited - 1 month
Talk, Text & Internet - $40 50 Unlimited 200 1 month
Talk, Text & Internet - $80 100 Unlimited 500 1 month
* Incoming text messages are free for Rogers customers subscribing to
a travel pack when roaming.
Valid for up to one month, the new Travel Packs are recommended for customers
travelling to the U.S. for longer periods of time or who want a combination of
voice, text and data - all in one convenient package. Launched this May, the
$7.99 U.S. wireless data and Internet roaming rate offers up to 50 MB of data
per day and is ideal for consumers and small business customers that are
travelling for shorter periods of time. Customers who elect not to purchase
a U.S. Travel Pack will automatically take advantage of the $7.99 per day
wireless data and Internet rate.
To keep customers connected at fast network speeds while travelling, Rogers
was the first Canadian carrier to offer LTE roaming in the U.S., as well as in
Switzerland, France, Hong Kong and South Korea.
To learn more about Rogers roaming offers, visit www.rogers.com/roaming. For
information and tips on how to roam with confidence, visit
Rogers Communications is a diversified Canadian communications and media
company. We are Canada's largest provider of wireless voice and data
communications services and one of Canada's leading providers of cable
television, high-speed Internet and telephony services. Through Rogers Media
we are engaged in radio and television broadcasting, televised shopping,
magazines and trade publications, sports entertainment, and digital media. We
are publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: RCI.A and RCI.B) and
on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: RCI).
SOURCE Rogers Communications Inc.
Maggie Burzawa Manager, Communications Rogers Communications 416-576-9689
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