Sportswear company Puma and Sagem Wireless have announced operators and retail partners in eleven European markets as part of the first wave of Puma Phone launches. The first mobile operators and retailers including the Puma Phone in the portfolio will see the device on sale in Germany, UK, Italy, Netherlands, France, Switzerland, Austria, Greece, Romania, Macedonia and Slovenia. In addition, a first distribution contract has been signed in the UAE. The Puma Phone will also be carried by operators in Uganda, Madagascar, Kenya, Mauritius, Cameroon, Botswana, Tunisia and Senegal in a first wave of launches. First unveiled at Mobile World Congress and launching this month into key EMEA markets, the Puma Phone combines on-board sports lifestyle features and technology with a user interface and connected services. The Puma Phone will be available through mobile network operators, select mobile phone retailers and on Pums online store from June, with additional European and international markets following. The phone is available Sim-free for EUR 399, or subsidised by local operators as part of a contract bundle.