Cellbazaar is a service from Grameenphone that allows us to buy or sell over our mobile phone 24 million Grameenphone users are taking advantages of this service CellBazaar is a platform for buyers and sellers to find each other Kamal Quadir is founder and CEO of CellBazaar Naeem Mohaiemen is Vice President of Business Development and Marketing at CellBazaar
Grameen Phone launched the cellbazaar service in collaboration with the company cellbazaar Inc. in July 2006. Cellbazaar Inc. was founded in 2005 with the concept of “Cellbazaar” developed of the media lab of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Create an electronic market for buying and selling through mobile phone Work as a market transformer and M-Commerce Facilator Provide first data-use experience to mobile users and prepare them for second generation technology. Contribute to economic development of farmers, traders and businessmen Bring GP subscriber under a common platform of buying and selling
CellBazaar is an electronic marketplace . It designed for individuals to buy and sell products. It works on four synchronized platforms: SMS (texting): Sending SMS to a dedicate port “3838” from all basic mobile phone WAP (wireless application protocol): GP subscriber can avail the same service through their WAP enable handset. Web: Cellbazaar is also available in WEB IVR (interactive voice response): Convenient for customers to listen to the latest posts by dialing “3838” and take buying decision
CellBazaar may charge a fee to post Content in the website. The fee is an access fee permitting Content to be posted in the website. Each party posting Content to the Service is responsible for said Content and compliance with the user Agreement. All fees paid will be non-refundable in the event that Content is removed from the website for violating the User Agreement.
Comparison shopping without having to travel to markets „Mobile is the shop‟ without spending any money on infrastructure Bypass middlemen and go directly to buyer increasing gross revenue Less risk of bringing goods to market Gathers market information to make smart business decisions Birds-eye view of entire market for comparison of prices, product etc
The Tech Museum Award 2007 3GSMA Global Mobile Award, 2008 in the category of “Best Use of Mobile for Social and economic development” Telecom Asia Awards 2008 in the category of “Asian Telecom Innovation of the year” The Manthan Award Southasia 2008 in the category of “Best e-content development”