Weekly Subscription News Round-up for May 20

The hottest topics in the subscription industry this week

Customer service, customer expectations and customer data all made the subscription news headlines this week. We’ve got those stories for you and more right here:

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AT&T Bets on Entertainment to Keep Its Network Busy

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BBC Given Green Light for Paid Online Subscription Service
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Oregon State Launches SQUAD, a Subscription Service for Athletic Events
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With Subscription Beauty Boxes, Rules of E-Commerce Don’t Apply
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Salesforce Cloud Outage Chance for Channel to Prove Its Worth

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Have a super weekend!

~ The Subscription Insider Team