Shaw Rings Up Edmonton


Shaw Communications Inc. has launched its “Shaw Digital Phone” service in the Edmonton market, the Canadian MSO said Wednesday.

The Edmonton launch follows the Feb. 14 kickoff of Shaw Digital Phone in Calgary.

“In a short period of time, we have already introduced Shaw Digital Phone service to approximately 25% of our homes passed,” Shaw CEO Jim Shaw said in a prepared statement. “Over the coming months, we will be making further announcements and, by the end of this calendar year, we expect Digital Phone will be available in all of our major centers.”

Shaw serves some 3 million subscribers in Canada.