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Amcat Technology Wins CRM Excellence Award by Helping Mobile Phone e-tailer Reduce Customer Churn

Amcat Technology Wins CRM Excellence Award by Helping Mobile Phone e-tailer Reduce Customer Churn

EDMOND, Okla., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Amcat's contact center technology has been awarded the "CRM Excellence award" from Customer Interaction Solutions magazine in its July 2005 issue. The award recognizes how Amcat's inbound & outbound unified contact management system has enabled a growing online mobile phone e-tailer, (part of CarPhone Warehouse) to take a proactive stance to reduce customer churn.

Using the Amcat contact management system, contacts its large UK-based mobile phone customers at precise intervals. Each contact is scheduled to reflect a customer care issue scheduled for the optimum time in the relationship. These contacts include: satisfaction checks, upgrades, plan changes, etc. Through its inbound and outbound contact strategy, is reducing customer churn, one of the biggest issues in the mobile phone industry.

Amcat's technology allows organizations to create sophisticated communication strategies for their customers and prospects. According to Richard Costello, Amcat President, "The heart of the Amcat system is its easy- to-use database capabilities. We provide tools for non-technical managers to segment their prospects and customers into various categories based on multiple dynamic factors. We also make it straight forward to create follow- up contact campaigns based on customer needs as well as service inbound contacts with the appropriate resources. We are proud that Amcat technology has been recognized for its CRM qualities."

Customer Interaction Solutions magazine implemented the CRM Excellence Awards six years ago as a way of commending the companies that have proven to be true CRM partners to their customers and clients. Amcat has demonstrated to the editors of Customer Interaction Solutions that their products and services have substantially improved the processes of their clients' businesses by streamlining and facilitating the flow of information needed for companies to retain their most precious asset...their customers," said Nadji Tehrani, founder and chairman of TMC, publishers of Customer Interaction Solutions.

For more information contact Amcat at 1-800-364-5518 or go to

Editor's Notes: About Amcat:

Amcat(TM) is a leading provider of intelligent contact center solutions to power dramatic increases in productivity, agent professionalism, and campaign management flexibility. Amcat solutions enable companies to increase operating efficiencies and to continually enhance the quality, capabilities and services available in their contact center. As a result, contact centers see a dramatic increase in outbound and inbound productivity, a higher level of agent professionalism and the ability to make rapid adjustments to campaigns and operations. Founded in 1991, Amcat has a global customer base of more than 1,100 contact centers. For more information visit or call 1-800-364-5518.

About TMC(R)

Celebrating more than 30 years as a leading publisher, Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC(R)) publishes Customer [email protected] Solutions(R) and INTERNET TELEPHONY(R) magazines, Web portal, and the online publications SIP(TM), Speech-World(TM), VoIP Developer(TM), WiFI Telephony(TM), WiMAX(TM), Alternative Power(TM) and BiometriTech(TM). TMC(R) is also the first publisher to test new products in its own on-site laboratories, TMC(R) Labs. TMC(R) produces INTERNET TELEPHONY(R) Conference & EXPO, VoIP Developer Conference(TM) and Global Call Center Outsourcing Summit(TM). TMC offers live and online certification programs through TMC University. publishes more than 14 online newsletters. Visit for details.

Media Contact: Dudley Larus Vice President, Marketing 770-981-5766 [email protected]


CONTACT: Dudley Larus, Vice President, Marketing of Amcat,
+1-770-981-5766, or [email protected]

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