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Curing the telephone ills of the pharmaceutical industry

30% of calls to pharmaceutical companies go unanswered or the customers heard the busy tone at peak times Telephone calls and line rentals cost pharmaceutical companies considerably more than they believe Most are receiving a residential-quality broadband service at business prices Global 4 could save pharmaceuticals up to 40 per cent and only a 30… Read More »

Global 4 crowned NEC Number One

Global 4 Communications has secured its place as a world leading telecoms supplier, having been crowned Number One by electronics giant NEC. The accolade recognises Global 4 completing the largest installation in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) of NEC’s cloud based unified communication and collaboration solution, UNIVERGE 3C. For installing 2,000 extensions in just… Read More »

Southhampton FC chose NEC, just like someone every 7 minutes

When Southampton Football Club was promoted to the Premier League in 2012 it resulted in a huge transformation in communication and IT demands and a rapidly expanding workforce. Head of IT Matthew Reynolds had specific requirements for a Unified Communications capability, including real-time collaboration, mobility and telephony. “Overall we estimate a saving of over £170,000… Read More »

Global 4 installs first 540 multi branch hosted voicemail solution

Leading estate agencies now benefiting from managed, centrally-hosted telephony Global 4 has installed a hosted telephony platform for two leading estate agencies, Your Move and Reeds Rains, which includes the telecoms provider’s largest hosted voicemail set up. Your Move’s 380 branches and Reeds Rains’ 160 branches will now benefit from a range of advanced telephone… Read More »

Global 4 appoints Michael Brent Finance Director

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Michael Brent as Global 4 Finance Director. Michael will help take the company to the next level of growth through transforming its financial mechanisms, with the aim of improving customer service, acquisition and retention. He is one of those few qualified accountants with an MBA, all of… Read More »

Global 4 to exhibit latest telecoms solutions at Retail’s Best

Global 4 is getting ready to exhibit at Retail’s Best Convenience and Forecourt Partners event, which takes place on Thursday 26th November at Chateau Impney, Worcestershire. Nigel Barnett, Global 4 MD, and his sales team will be talking to attendees about how telecoms solutions could improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their communications, while lowering… Read More »

Global 4 is NEC’s Best Reseller, again!

It’s not everyday you win an award, but that’s exactly what Global 4 achieved recently. We received the title of Best Reseller 2014-15 from leading network and telephone solutions provider NEC – for the third time in five years! The gong was presented during a gala dinner at the NEC EMEA Partner Conference 2015 held… Read More »

The leading UK high street retailer launches Global 4 home broadband package for 99p per month!

Global 4 have teamed up with the leading single price point retailer, 99p Stores Ltd, to offer broadband at just 99p per month!  the Global 4 home broadband service is available throughout the UK and can be ordered online at; Nigel Barnett Managing Director commented “This is very exciting time for us, as our home offering has had… Read More »

NEC wins 2015 INTERNET TELEPHONY Product of the Year Award

  NEC has announced that TMC, a global, integrated media company has named the UNIVERGE SV9000 series, the company’s latest line of software based communications servers, a recipient of a 2015 INTERNET TELEPHONY Product of the Year Award. The winners of the 2015 INTERNET TELEPHONY Product of the Year Awards represent some of the best… Read More »

NEC Launches UNIVERGE® SV9100 Advanced Communications Server

The newest evolution of its powerful communication platform for small & medium-sized businesses Tokyo / Nottingham, Nov. 3 2014 – NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announce the launch of the UNIVERGE SV9100 for the UK which serves a wide range of customers from small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs). Also being released is the new MyCalls Operator… Read More »