San Diego - GreatCall has expanded the retail
distribution of its Jitterbug prepaid cellphone and service to P.C. Richard
& Son, which will carry the Jitterbug J phone in all 65 of its outlets.
handsets are sold nationwide at such retailers
as Best Buy, Sears, Sears Hometown Stores, RadioShack Dealer Franchise
stores, Fry's Electronics
and ShopKo, as well as direct to consumers at (800) 918-8543 and online at
Jitterbug phones are targeted to people who
want simple-to-use phones. They feature large, backlit buttons; a soft ear
cushion to improve sound quality; and live, U.S.-based customer service
available around the clock seven days a week.
GreatCall also offers customers a variety of
services through the handsets, including health and wellness services. One
service, LiveNurse, offers unlimited 24/7 access to a live registered nurse.
Wellness Calls offer information for relaxing, motivating and overall
well-being, and the MyWorld service provides local weather, daily trivia,
updates on a favorite sports team or stock investment, and other personalized
PC Richard stores are located in Connecticut, New York, New Jersey