In a bid to digitize transportation, Treepz, a digital platform for bus ticketing partners with CMS T&M to efficiently manage operations.
A bus ticketing digital platform that aims at providing commuters with an affordable and comfortable means of transportation within the cities and across Africa.
CMS Taxi & Motor Nig. Ltd (CMS T&M)
An old licensed shuttled bus company of about 53 years old operating in the Central Business District of Lagos.
The company operates in Marina, Victoria Island, Lagos Island, and Lekki areas of Lagos state with the use of high capacity buses and minivans.
CMS T&M offers conducive vehicles to about 1.6 Million commuters such as workers, students and traders annually to ease the daily commute within the city.
The Partnership to Digitize Transportation
Treepz shares the same vision with its partners CMS T&M in providing efficient and affordable bus travel solutions in parks, within the cities in Lagos and across Africa.
Treepz as a company is continuously growing its impact in the transformation of the transportation sector with the aid of current technology deployed across Africa.
With operations already ongoing in Ghana, Uganda, and Nigeria, Treepz has introduced the Transportation Operator System to provide Bus Parks and Bus Operators.
Alongside, it is providing them with the necessary technology to digitize their services while also increasing their customer base and revenue management.
This technology provided by Treepz will enhance CMS T&M management to efficiently manage operations, digitize their ticketing system, and provide bus operators transparency.
With this collaboration, CMS T&M commuters will be offered more comfortable payment options and exact travel times.
Mr. Onyeka Akumah, CEO & Co-Founder Treepz Inc. said,
“At Treepz, the goal is to improve on the public transportation system in Africa using technology”
“We constantly lookout for opportunities to partner with major bus operators and state governments to aid digitized transportation sector.”
In addition, he mentioned that
“With the combination of the expertise and technologies of Treepz, with CMS T&M’s years of experience in public transportation and fleet management in Nigeria, we are on the right path to achieving this goal”
He also expressed himself saying,
“I am particularly thrilled about the opportunity utilized by this transportation company to use the Treepz technology”
“Moving away from cash-based payments, paper-ticketing, and the general issues that comes with the olden ways of getting a bus ticket”.
The Future of Digitize Transportation
A lot of transportation stakeholders are now looking in the way of the technology offered by Treepz as against the old ways.
They intend to move from paper ticketing, cash-based transactions, and managing customer inventory to allow them to reach their goals.
Asides from CMS T&M company, more than 12 bus operators have also partnered with Treepz to benefit from this technology such as Libra Motors.
Additionally, GUO Transport, EFEX Transportation service, ABC Transport, Anambra Executive, and a list of other intercity transporters with at least 1500 vehicles in their fleet.
Asides from transport companies, Treepz also extends its services to schools for school bus solutions and hire.
It also extends bus hire services to corporate sectors for their staff bus solutions as well as the state government for the state transport system.