TICKETMASTER DRIVES INNOVATION AS NEW OFFICIAL TICKETING PARTNER FOR SAN DIEGO PADRES

TICKETMASTER DRIVES INNOVATION AS NEW OFFICIAL TICKETING PARTNER FOR SAN DIEGO PADRES

Courtesy of Live Nation: Ticketmaster, the global leader in advanced ticketing technologies, has newly partnered with Major League Baseball’s San Diego Padres to power the digital ticketing and venue technology for all Padres home games, concerts, and events held at the award-winning Petco Park. Through this new partnership, Ticketmaster will also support all concerts and […]

AEG Acquires Full Ownership of AXS Tickets

AEG Acquires Full Ownership of AXS Tickets

Courtesy of Billboard: After months of negotiation with AXS co-owners TPG Capital and Dan Gilbert‘s Rockbridge Growth Equity, AEG has acquired 100% of AXS Tickets, Billboard has learned. The deal comes as AEG looks at the competitive landscape for concerts going in to 2020, when a consent decree governing Live Nation expires and restrictions on the $15 billion […]

You can now purchase Southwest Airlines tickets with Apple Pay

You can now purchase Southwest Airlines tickets with Apple Pay

Courtesy of iMore: You will now be able to buy your Southwest Airlines tickets using Apple Pay. The airline announced this week that support for Apple’s payment service will arrive to its mobile app making the purchasing of tickets much easier. When using the Southwest app on an iOS device, the option to use Apple Pay will now […]

Paciolan Announces Contactless Ticketing with Google Pay

Paciolan Announces Contactless Ticketing with Google Pay

Courtesy of the Global NewsWire: Tap-and-Go venue entry enabled for college athletics programs. Paciolan, the leading ticketing, marketing and fundraising solution provider for college athletics, has announced that fans will be able to use Google Pay to simply “Tap and Go” to enter fall 2019 football games at participating universities. The first schools to offer […]

PENN STATE UNIVERSITY AND TICKETMASTER TO EXPAND DIGITAL TICKETING TECHNOLOGY TO MAJOR ATHLETIC FACILITIES WITH EXTENDED OFFICIAL PARTNERSHIP

PENN STATE UNIVERSITY AND TICKETMASTER TO EXPAND DIGITAL TICKETING TECHNOLOGY TO MAJOR ATHLETIC FACILITIES WITH EXTENDED OFFICIAL PARTNERSHIP

Courtesy of LiveNationEntertainment.com: WITH TICKETMASTER PRESENCE™ INSTALLED IN FIVE ATHLETIC FACILITIES IN 2019-2020, PENN STATE WILL BE THE FIRST UNIVERSITY TO ROLL OUT PRESENCE-ENABLED SAFETIX™ TECHNOLOGY FOR ITS STUDENTS AT BEAVER STADIUM FOOTBALL GAMES IN 2019. Ticketmaster, the global leader in ticketing, and Penn State University today announced the extension of their official ticketing partnership. With this […]

Ohio State University and Ticketmaster Extend Official Partnership to Bring Digital Ticketing Technology Campus Wide

Ohio State University and Ticketmaster Extend Official Partnership to Bring Digital Ticketing Technology Campus Wide

Courtesy of Ticketmaster.com: Ticketmaster Presence™ Will Be Installed in All Ohio State University Athletics Venues Including the Brand New Covelli Center and Newly Renovated Schottenstein Center. Ticketmaster, the global leader in ticketing, and The Ohio State University today announced the extension of their official ticketing partnership, which will be expanded to all Ohio State athletics […]

Saints raise season ticket prices ahead of 2019 season

Saints raise season ticket prices ahead of 2019 season

Courtesy of NOLA.com: The New Orleans Saints are raising season ticket prices for the second consecutive year. Coming off a banner 13-3 season that ended in the NFC Championship Game, the Saints are raising ticket prices roughly $8 per game ticket for most seating sections, according to a cross-reference of pricing data from the 2018 and 2019 season-ticket pricing maps, which […]

EBay May Sell or Spin Off StubHub Ticketing Unit at Urging of Activist Investors

EBay May Sell or Spin Off StubHub Ticketing Unit at Urging of Activist Investors

Courtesy of Variety Magazine: Responding to pressure from activist investors, eBay announced that it has initiated a strategic review of its assets — which may include the sale or spinoff of its StubHubticket-resale unit. The ecommerce company also said it is evaluating options for the eBay Classifieds Group. EBay announced the review after activist hedge fund Elliott Management, […]