November 15, 2018, Yangon
JJ Express, which is a Myanmar’s leading Bus Company has signed Memorandum of Agreement with one of the biggest retail business in Myanmar, G&G Convenience Store that will allow G&G to start selling bus e-ticket for JJ Express via its E-services offering.
According to the cooperative agreement, JJ Expressway bus ticket can now be purchased at all G&G Convenience Stores in Yangon as e-tickets.
“We see the difficulty of buying expressway bus tickets when we want to travel. This is a reason why we plan to sell our bus tickets at G&G convenience stores where people can buy easily. Now, you can go out and buy the bus ticket easily at the nearest G&G convenience store.” Said U Myint Oo, President of JJ Express.
Executive Director of G&G Convenience Store, U Soe Tint said, “We’re really pleased for this strategic cooperation between G&G and JJ Express because this will be very helpful for our customers as they can buy the bus ticket conveniently at our stores. In the future, we will try to make the availability of JJ Expressway bus tickets at all G&G stores in other regions as well.”
The collaboration between JJ Express and G&G Convenience Store started in May 2018 and since them the total number of 230 G&G convenience stores in Yangon current sell JJ Expressway bus e-tickets. In the near future they can be bought at every G&G stores across Myanmar.
About JJ Express
Joyous Journey Express Company (JJ Express) is a Myanmar’s leading highway bus company and was founded in 2011. It is the first express bus company to introduce and define Brand new Express Buses and Bus Attendants. Now, there are (…) buses in JJ Express and it operates among major cities: Yangon, Mandalay, Naypyidaw, Bagan, Taunggyi, and Maikhtilar. JJ Express uses brand-new Higer Bus with 3 axles Bus for comfort and safety. Tickets can be booked and bought at most three months in advance on https://www.jjexpress.net.
Grab & Go Convenience Store (“G&G”) is the largest convenience store chain in Myanmar’s retail industry and was founded by Capital Diamond Star Group (“CDSG”) in 2012. CDSG is one of the prominent business groups in Myanmar and is a diversified conglomerate with a presence spanning multiple sectors.
CDSG has already opened about 230 G&G Convenience stores in Yangon with presence also in Naypyidaw, Mandalay, and Bago. CDSG will continue to explore opening more G&G stores in the major cities across Myanmar.
G&G has introduced the E-services at its stores since 2017 in order to fulfill the demand from the consumers enhanced convenience experience at the stores. In light of this, Expressway bus tickets, air tickets, cinema tickets, mobile top-up, and other E Top-ups are now available in G&G stores via our E-services.
For more information, please contact:
Aung Kyaw Moe
Head of G&G E-services
Mobile: +95 9 9655 00247
Kyawt Kyawt Thet
Business Development Manager
Mobile: +95 9 4311 7465