Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ) and Comcast will offer each other’s communications and entertainment services in six new U.S. markets: Chicago, Atlanta, Colorado, Kansas City, Mo., Minneapolis/St. Paul and Salt Lake City.
Verizon and Comcast began their joint marketing effort in the Portland, Ore., San Francisco and Seattle markets earlier this year. Verizon sells Comcast’s Xfinity products in its stores, while Comcast offers Verizon Wireless services through its call centers and online sites. The partnership encompasses video as well as voice, Internet and wireless efforts; the companies also offer a variety of discounts and incentives.