First founded in 1989 by Charles Dunstone, we’re now part of Dixons Carphone – the largest independent telecommunications retailer in Europe. We have over 1100 stores across the UK and Ireland, and we're also the number 1 independent mobile online retailer in the UK.
Providing unbeatable customer service is at the heart of everything we do. With us, it’s all about finding you the best deal and the right combination of phone, tablet, network and tariff. We also monitor Trust Pilot to make sure we're constantly improving to keep you, our customers, happy.
We compare the widest range of handsets and network tariffs to help you find a personalised deal. We offer two tools for this - Pin Point in store, and Help me choose online. Both are specially designed to help find the best deal that's right for you.
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Carphone Warehouse history starts in 1989, when it was founded by Charles Dunstone and Julian Brownlie. In 2014, a merger formed the family of brands known as Dixons Carphone - find out more about Dixons history. Since 2018, Carphone Warehouse’s CEO is Alex Baldock.
While standalone Carphone Warehouse stores are closing down, you’ll still find us at 3-in-1 Currys, PC World and Carphone Warehouse stores. Check out our store locator for your nearest branch. You’ll be able to get your hands on some amazing tech and check out our unbeatable Carphone Warehouse instore deals.