Call-center operator Sykes Enterprises (SYKE) agrees to acquire at-home agent provider Alpine...

|About: Sykes Enterprises, Incorpor... (SYKE)|By:, SA News Editor

Call-center operator Sykes Enterprises (SYKE) agrees to acquire at-home agent provider Alpine Access for $150M in cash in an effort to strengthen its competitive position. SYKE also lowers its full-year guidance, citing uneven demand and an elongated sales cycle from macro-economic issues.