November 14, 2016
Sprint to Provide Wireless Service to Advanced Disposal Services
Mobility-as-a-Service solution to help non-hazardous solid waste management company reduce operations costs and improve communications in fleets and along service routes
ATLANTA (BUSINESS WIRE), November 14, 2016 - Advanced Disposal Services (NYSE: ADSW), an integrated environmental services company, will begin rolling out mobile phones and tablets from Sprint (NYSE: S) across its fleets. Some of the devices will include the Sprint Direct Connect® push-to-talk service, allowing drivers and dispatchers to get instant, one-to-one communication while in the field.
In addition to the devices, the enterprise-wide deployment leverages Sprint’s Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) solution which offers business a different way to purchase wireless for their employees with unlimited voice calling and text messaging, a pooled or unlimited data options, and several value added services like extended warranty on the device, dedicated 24/7/365 customer service and white-glove technical support.
MaaS will help Advanced Disposal to:
- Control costs with more reliable, consistent pricing and service
- Reduce the time it takes to set up and maintain mobile devices
- Easily manage control of their employees’ wireless usage
“We evaluated multiple wireless solutions, but Sprint’s MaaS solution enables us to better manage our mobile workforce and operations more efficiently,” said Rocky Gupta, vice president of information technology Advanced Disposal. “The MaaS elements of the partnership allows us to spend more time on our core business, while achieving significant cost savings.”
“Today’s businesses – small and large – depend on wireless, so selecting the best wireless provider and plan is an important decision,” said David Aspinall, Sprint Region President, South Area Enterprise. “Sprint’s Mobility-as-a-Service offers our enterprise customers such as Advanced Disposal Services a complete solution from beginning to end that delivers on differentiated experiences for their employees and value-added services that help solve day-to-day issues, while at the same time reducing their overall operations costs.”
Sprint (NYSE: S) is a communications services company that creates more and better ways to connect its customers to the things they care about most. Sprint served 60.2 million connections as of Sept. 30, 2016 and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; leading no-contract brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Sprint has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the past five years. You can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint.
About Advanced Disposal Services
Advanced Disposal (NYSE: ADSW) brings fresh ideas and solutions to the business of a clean environment. As the fourth largest solid waste company in the U.S., we provide integrated, non-hazardous solid waste collection, recycling and disposal services to residential, commercial, industrial and construction customers across 16 states and the Bahamas. Our team is dedicated to finding effective, sustainable solutions to preserve the environment for future generations. We welcome you to learn more at AdvancedDisposal.com or follow us on Facebook.