Defense Mobile Partners with EMIDA Distribution Network

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Defense Mobile joins forces with EMIDA to expand its retail footprint

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We are proud to partner with Defense Mobile, a company with a suite of exciting products and such an honorable mission.

Defense Mobile, a new nationwide 4G LTE mobile service exclusively for Veterans, military service members and their families, has teamed up with EMIDA, a leader in the global prepayment and value transfer market to expand its retail footprint and offer thousands of convenient locations nationwide to purchase Defense Mobile service and SIM cards.

“Defense Mobile is excited to offer its products and services through EMIDA’s distribution network. We are confident that EMIDA’s many years of experience in the prepaid marketplace will allow us to better deliver on our mission to connect and improve the lives of the members of the military community,” said Phil Prouty, co-founder of Defense Mobile and Head of Distribution.

Defense Mobile is the first mobile service built exclusively for Veterans, military service members and their families. In addition to its low-cost wireless service running on the nation’s largest networks, Defense Mobile utilizes the power of network connectivity to deliver a unique set of features that compliment the lifestyle of its subscribers. Not only does this approach create new opportunities for retailers, but it, also, adds to the overall strength of the service, its partnership with EMIDA and resellers across the country.

“EMIDA is always looking for new, unique products for distribution,” stated Ron Kraft, VP/General Manager of North America. “We are proud to partner with Defense Mobile, a company with a suite of exciting products and such an honorable mission.”

About Defense Mobile
Defense Mobile is a nationwide 4G mobile service, built by Veterans, supported exclusively by Veterans and designed to improve the lives of those who have served. Defense Mobile offers outstanding rates, the most popular smartphones, no-contract plans, meaningful cash back rewards and miliSOURCE, an application to help Veterans find and manage the benefits they have earned. Defense Mobile has secured agreements to run on the nation’s largest and most trusted networks to ensure that Veterans, military service members and their families receive superior coverage. To learn more, visit

Emida is a leader in the global prepayment and value transfer market, operating in 37 countries throughout North, Central and South America, the extended Caribbean, Africa, Oceania, the Middle East and Europe. Emida supports a network of more than 54,000 retail points with an annual dollar payment volume in excess of $1.5B, processing more than 240 million annual payment transactions.

Emida’s network technology enables the domestic and international distribution and value transfer of many types of prepaid products and payment services. Emida’s strategy is to build profitable, robust distribution networks for many prepaid products in targeted operating geographies, and to introduce unique cross border value products between regions. Emida’s payment processing platform provides robust revenue solutions for distributors, ISOs, retailers, carriers and service providers alike.

For distribution opportunities with Defense Mobile, please contact Ron Kraft or Allison Seyler at Emida, or e-mail us at reseller(AT) You may also reach us directly at 888-370-8747 Ext. 1019, or register online at

Ron Kraft

Allison Seyler

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