Monthly Archives: September 2016

StubHub debuts new mobile ticket marketplace in partnership with Philadelphia 76ers

StubHub debuts new mobile ticket marketplace in partnership with Philadelphia 76ers

Courtesy of Mobile Commerce Daily: StubHub has rolled out its latest effort in collaboration with the National Basketball Association’s Philadelphia 76ers, integrating primary and secondary ticket sales into a mobile hub for all Sixers ticket transactions including personalization and bundled services unavailable in traditional grey market arenas. The Philadelphia 76ers ticket marketplace— the latest property of […]

The United States Congress is taking aim at bots that help ticket scalpers profit

The United States Congress is taking aim at bots that help ticket scalpers profit

Courtesy of Quartz: In the three months leading up to Lin-Manuel Miranda’s final performance in Broadway musical Hamilton, ticket scalpers made about $15.5 million from second-party sales, The New York Times estimates. Should another Hamilton come along in this lifetime, scalpers are likely to have a much harder time. Yesterday, the US Senate’s commerce committee […]

Rams must provide season tickets or refunds on deposits for St. Louis PSLs, judge rules

Rams must provide season tickets or refunds on deposits for St. Louis PSLs, judge rules

Courtesy of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch: The Rams must grant season tickets to some people who bought personal seat licenses while the NFL team was in St. Louis, and those PSLs are still valid despite the team’s move to Los Angeles, according to a district court ruling issued Wednesday. The Rams must also refund deposits […]

The Hawks Are Targeting Millennial Fans With This Truly Incredible Season Ticket Plan

The Hawks Are Targeting Millennial Fans With This Truly Incredible Season Ticket Plan

Courtesy of UPROXX: It used to be that season ticket holders comprised only the very upper crust of professional sports fans. But one NBA team is trying to change that. TheAtlanta Hawks recently announced a new promotion targeting a much younger, more frugal demographic. Via Phil W. Hudson of The Atlanta Business Chronicle: In an […]