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AT&T Opens News Retail Store in Oak Lawn

Store Offers Hands-on, Inter active Experience

Dallas, Texas, March 07, 2012

AT&T* today announced it has opened a new  3,847-square-foot retail store in Dallas to address the growing demand for advanced wireless and wired products and services. The new store is at 3329 Oak Lawn Avenue, Dallas, TX 75219.   

The new retail store features a state-of-the-art, hands-on design to engage shoppers and provide a “try before you buy” service experience. Trained consultants will provide demonstrations of a wide range of products and services, including the latest in mobile devices, such as the latest 4G LTE** smartphones and tablets. Right now, customers can buy the new Pantech 4G LTE Element Waterproof Tablet for $249 and get the Pantech 4G LTE Burst phone for free.

“We’re excited to celebrate this  new store  on Oak Lawn. The new store makes it more convenient to shop for the latest and greatest gadgets in the market,” said Tony Vedda, President & CEO North Texas GLBT Chamber of Commerce. “We encourage our members and the community to visit the new store and experience the new design and exemplary customer service that AT&T stores provide.”

“This new and improved AT&T store represents a true convenience for customers and an employment opportunity with a Fortune 10 company for area residents,” said Jennifer A. Schmiel VP, Member Services Dallas Regional Chamber.  “The wireless industry brings investment and opportunities, while providing the consumers with products and services to connect to their families, their work and their friends.”

Customers can also test drive various wireless data applications, including AT&T Navigator which provides GPS navigation with turn-by-turn directions, or AT&T Family Map, a family locator service designed to help give parents peace of mind.

“We are focused on making our customers’ in-store experience exceptional, and that begins with a convenient store location, simplistic layout and knowledgeable staff,” said Adam Vital, vice president and general manager for AT&T in North Texas. “As part of the Dallas community, we’re always looking for new opportunities to provide an enhanced customer experience and our investment in the new retail store is just one way we’re accomplishing that.  Customers can try out our newest line-up of quick messaging devices and smartphones when they visit the Oak Lawn location, and we will continue in our efforts to give consumers convenient access to the latest in communications and entertainment services.”

The Oak Lawn store is led by Ronnie Hester along with a staff of 19 employees who are trained to assist both consumer and business customers with purchasing decisions, customer service and technical support. Store hours are Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7  p.m. and Sunday, noon to 6 p.m.  The phone number is 214-599-9302.

To find a local AT&T store, visit http://www.att.com/storelocator/ or http://www.att.com/dsc to locate a Device Support Center nearest you. For the complete array of AT&T offerings, visit http://www.att.com/.