Parveen Travels

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Parveen Travels (P) Ltd.
Private Company
IndustryTravel & Transportation
Founded1967[1]
FounderLate Haji Janab Allah Baksh
HeadquartersChennai, India
Key people
Mohammed A Afza
(Chairman & Managing Director)
ServicesIntercity Bus Services, Employee Commutation Services, Hire & Rental Services, Holiday Tour Packages, Inbound Tours, Forex - Money Exchange, M.I.C.E , Air Ticket Booking , Luxury Coach / Car Rentals
OwnerMohammed A Afzal
Number of employees
<4000
ParentAB Business Enterprises
Website[1]

Parveen Travels, is a travel & tourism operator in the South India. The brand "‘Parveen"’, originated in 1980 and later formed as Parveen Travels Private Limited in 2000. In 2014 the company’ has more than 3,600 employees headquartered at Chennai, Tamil Nadu.[2][3]

Parveen Travels, one of the holding company of AB Business Enterprises, has been in the household for more than 3 decades, serving more than 600 destinations with over 75 services every day across South India.[4] The company’s corporate division, on an average transports about 35,000 passengers covering a distance of 2,25,000 Kilometers per day.[5][6]

History[edit]

Late Haji Janab Allah Baksh was the founder and Chairman of AB Business Enterprises which started his whole journey with a single taxi in the year 1967.[7] The brand Parveen was launched in the year 1980.[8]

The company started its journey as a travel operator and has slowly embarked its presence in logistics, Manpower Consultancy, Fuel, Restaurants, Automobiles, Tourism, Driving academy and Automobile spare parts.[9][10][11][12]

Parveen Launched E-commerce website in 2004.[13][14]

Parveen Travels had a First Mover advantage being the first to introduce online ticketing for intercity service in 2004.[15][16]

In 2010, Parveen Travels became the first owners of the Mercedes-Benz multi-axle buses in India.[17]

On 27 April 2010, Parveen Travels launches bus with facilities to conduct business conferences while traveling in Chennai.[18][19][20]

Awards[edit]

  • National Tourism Award 2002-2003
  • National Tourism Award 2003-2004
  • National Tourism Award 2004-2005 National Tourism Award 2005-2006[21]
  • National Tourism Award 2005-2006
  • National Tourism Award 2006-2007[22]
  • Apollo CV Award- Ranked India’s Best Fleet Operator 2010[23]
  • National Tourism Award 2008-2009
  • National Tourism Award 2009-2010
  • Apollo CV Award 2010
  • Global Leadership Award 2011
  • National Tourism Award 2012-2013
  • National Tourism Award 2013-2014[24][25]
  • South Award 2015
  • South India Travel Awards 2015

Initiatives[edit]

  • Go Green
  • Respect Women for Life

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.parveen.com
  2. ^ "Parveen Travels looks to take private equity funds on board". The Hindu Business Line. 2010-04-28.
  3. ^ "Lucky escape for passengers as Hyderabad-bound bus catches fire". Deccan Herald.
  4. ^ "Parveen Travels launches Mercedes Benz service". The Hindu. 2012-02-05.
  5. ^ "Business on the move". The Hindu. Retrieved 14 November 2015.
  6. ^ "Parveen travels launches snooze". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 14 November 2015.
  7. ^ "Parveen Travels in talks with PEs for Rs 250 crore". Business Standard. Retrieved 13 November 2015.
  8. ^ "Parveen Travels launch Parveen Holidays". The Financial Express. Retrieved 13 November 2015.
  9. ^ "Business on the move". Thehindu.com.
  10. ^ "Parveen Travels launches Mercedes Benz service". The Hindu. 2012-02-05.
  11. ^ "Parveen Travels franchisee for Dixie Chicken". The Financial Express. 2006-05-21.
  12. ^ "Professional Driver Training Academy inaugurated". Thehindu.com.
  13. ^ "Parveen Travels opens 'PitStop' in chennai". The Hindu Business Line. 2007-10-25.
  14. ^ "ACTIA makes breakthrough in Indian aftermarket". Motorindia Parts Online Magazine. 2013-01-01.
  15. ^ "The new luxury omnibus". Times Internet. Retrieved 13 November 2015.
  16. ^ "Motorzone". Motorindia Parts Online Magazine. 2013-08-01.
  17. ^ "Mercedes-Benz delivers luxury coaches to Parveen Travels". The Financial Express. Retrieved 14 November 2015.
  18. ^ "Parveen launches 'Konferenz on Wheels'". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 14 November 2015.
  19. ^ "Parveen Travel Launches Konferenz on Wheels". India Today. 2013-10-01.
  20. ^ "At home or work, while still on the move". CNN-IBN. Retrieved 14 November 2015.
  21. ^ "Parveen Travels bags tourism award". The Hindu Business Line. 2007-02-10.
  22. ^ "NATIONAL TOURISM AWARDS 2009-10" (PDF). Incredible India. Retrieved 14 November 2015.
  23. ^ "Wins best 'Bus operator' award". The Hindu Business Line. Retrieved 13 November 2015.
  24. ^ "Parveen Travels wins National Tourism Award again". India Infoline. Retrieved 13 November 2015.
  25. ^ "National Tourism Awards 2013-14". National Informatics Centre. Retrieved 13 November 2015.

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