Now you’ll get BookMyShow ticket confirmation on your WhatsAppBookMyShow becomes first Indian online ticketing brand to integrate with WhatsApp for business.
Online ticket booking platform BookMyShow has joined hands with WhatsApp on Thursday for a business pilot programme. As part of this programme, BookMyShow has made WhatsApp a defeault ticket confirmation channel for its users. The company is India’s first online ticketing brand to join hands with WhatsApp for business.
"WhatsApp has definitely become a preferred mode of communication for millions of people in our country and we could identify tremendous value in making it a default ticket confirmation channel," said Ravdeep Chawla, Head of Product, BookMyShow, in a statement.
The feature has been rolled out and the company aims to cover its entire user base in the next few weeks. Users who book tickets on BookMyShow would now receive a message on WhatsApp with the confirmation text or an M-ticket (mobile ticket) QR Code along with an email.
Recently, BMS introduced ‘plant-it’, which is an in-app messaging feature for friends and families to discuss with each other in real-time while booking tickets on the website.
(With IANS Inputs)