Videotron records strong subscriber growth in 2010

Videotron, Quebec’s largest cable company, recently announced it had logged its seventh consecutive year of subscriber growth in 2010 with gains in every area of its business including cable, digital phone, internet services and wireless.

By the end of 2010, Videotron had 1,811,600 subscribers to its cable television service, up marginally from 1,777,000 a year earlier. While the gains in basic cable were modest, the number of more profitable digital cable customers rose 12.5% from 1,084,100 at the end of 2009 to 1,219,600 by the end of 2010.