Treepz partners with CMS T&M to digitize transport for 1.2 million customers per year
From Steve Agbota, Lagos
Treepz, a commuter services operator, has partnered with CMS Taxi and Motor Nigeria Limited (CMS T&M) in Lagos, as part of its mission to provide commuters with convenient and affordable transportation across Africa.
The partnership will provide CMS T&M passengers with access to a more convenient payment option and predictable journey times. The technology provided by Treepz will allow CMS T&M management to efficiently manage their operations and digitize their ticketing systems to ensure bus operator transparency.
CMS T&M is a 53-year-old licensed shuttle company operating in the central business district of Lagos, including the Marina, Lagos Island, Victoria Island, Ikoyi and Lekki areas in Lagos State, with buses and large capacity minibuses. With more than 1.2 million passengers per year, CMS T&M offers adapted vehicles that facilitate the daily journeys of workers, students and traders in the city.
“At Treepz, our goal is to improve the public transport system in Africa using technology and we are constantly looking for partnership opportunities with major bus operators and state governments to digitize the transport sector.
“By combining Treepz’s expertise and technologies, with CMS T&M’s 53 years of experience in public transport and fleet management in Nigeria, we are on track to achieve this goal. I’m especially excited about the opportunity for this leading transportation company to use Treepz technology to move away from cash payments, paper ticketing, and the general issues with this old way of buying tickets. bus. “CMS T&M will now enter the digital age with different ways for its 1.2 million annual customers to purchase their travel tickets while providing transparency and an efficient way to manage their operations with our technology. This will dramatically improve the experience of daily commuters in Lagos and kick off the digitization of transportation systems across Nigeria, ”said Mr. Onyeka Akumah, CEO and Co-Founder of Treepz Inc.
Also speaking on the partnership, CMS T&M Managing Director Andrew Akhigbe said: commuters. Being a company for over 53 years, one of our goals is to have a transparent operating system and Treepz helps us achieve this using technology.
Treepz shares a common goal with bus partners like CMS T&M to provide the most efficient and affordable bus transportation solutions to parks and bus stops in Lagos towns.
As a company, Treepz has continued to increase its impact on transforming the transportation sector with its technology currently being deployed across Africa. With operations in Ghana, Uganda and Nigeria, Treepz introduced the Transport Operator System to provide bus fleets and bus operators with the technology to digitize their services while increasing their customer base and managing their income.
As many transportation players examine how they move away from paper ticketing, cash transactions, and understanding their customers’ inventory, bus operators are turning to Treepz to develop the technology that will enable them to operate. ” achieve their goals. Beyond CMS T&M, more than 12 bus operators have also partnered with Treepz including GUO Transport, Libra Motors, EFEX Transport Service, ABC Transport, Anambra Executive and a list of other intercity carriers with a total of 1,500 vehicles in their fleet. Beyond transportation companies, Treepz continues to provide bus rental services to schools for their school bus solutions, corporate bus rental services for their staff bus solutions, and technology to government governments. States to power their public transportation systems.