Vidéotron Télécom emerging as a coveted jewel in Quebecor’s newest media crown
News | 09/25/2000 4:00 am EDT
Quebecor Inc startled many in the telephony world last week when it announced that the telecom assets of le Groupe Vidéotron ltée would be put on the selling block. It wasn’t the decision to sell that caught the industry off guard so much as the speed with which Quebecor acted. Some industry analysts believed the media conglomerate would study the subsidiary first to determine its potential value to Quebecor’s Canoe Internet portal.