Full Article Attached Mozilla Foundation Reaches Agreement with E-FLO to Begin Offering Mozilla CDs

Sunday August 10th, 2003

In a message to the Mozilla Marketing mailing list (subscribe by sending a blank email to with 'subscribe' in the subject line), Bart Decrem has announced that the Mozilla Foundation is partnering with E-FLO to sell Mozilla CDs online. E-FLO is the company that currently handles the sale of Netscape 7.x on CD. When the discs begin shipping (around the time of the Mozilla 1.5 release), they will probably contain the latest stable Mozilla Application Suite milestone and hopefully also preview releases of Mozilla Firebird and Mozilla Thunderbird. The CDs are likely to retail for under $10, including shipping and handling, with international orders costing a couple of dollars more. The Mozilla Foundation's agreement with E-FLO is exclusive in the regions that E-FLO will sell the discs, meaning that while others will be free to create and distribute Mozilla CDs, only the E-FLO product will be promoted on

#4 By all means

by jksteinhauer <>

Sunday August 10th, 2003 7:24 PM

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I agree, this should turn out to be a good idea in promoting Mozilla and bringing it to those on dial up in a more convenient fashion. I agree with Dracos that suitable advertisement should accompany this move as well, much like the banner ads Netscape blitzkrieged us with. Such an advertising campaign for Netscape 6 which was unworthy of that sort of promotion, Mozilla IS worthy of such promotion and now that 'N' has been officially removed from the Netscape headquarters, why not assume the same approach with a very viable product - Mozilla milestones!