Dynamic ticket pricing use takes off, and teams hope it’ll lure fans back into sports stadiums

Dynamic ticket pricing use takes off, and teams hope it’ll lure fans back into sports stadiums

Courtesy of CNBC: Many sports fanatics seem content to watch their favorite teams in a bar or in the comfort of their own homes. It’s easy to understand why, as pro sports ticket prices often run in the hundreds or even thousands of dollars, depending on the game and location. According to Statista.com, the average ticket […]

MOBILE TICKETING DEMAND LED TO NFL DEAL – STUBHUB

MOBILE TICKETING DEMAND LED TO NFL DEAL – STUBHUB

Courtesy of Ticketing Business News: NFL fans’ demands for greater choice and mobile ticketing were at the core of the league’s deal with StubHub, according to the ticketing operator itself. The Ticketing Business reported yesterday that eBay-owned StubHub has become an NFL Authorised Ticket Resale Marketplace following an overhaul of the North American league’s ticketing arrangements. In […]

Ticketmaster and NFL Extend Partnership to Provide League with the First Open Architecture, Fully Digital Ticketing System in Sports

Ticketmaster and NFL Extend Partnership to Provide League with the First Open Architecture, Fully Digital Ticketing System in Sports

Courtesy of Live Nation Entertainment: Today, Ticketmaster and the National Football League announced a multi-year extension of their long-standing partnership. As part of the new agreement, Ticketmaster will provide the NFL with the first open architecture, fully digital ticketing system in sports. Ticketmaster will continue to power the official NFL resale marketplace, the NFL Ticket […]

Live Nation’s Michael Rapino Admits Some Ticket Fees ‘Not Defendable’

Live Nation’s Michael Rapino Admits Some Ticket Fees ‘Not Defendable’

Courtesy of Billboard: Songkick officially shuts down as damaging testimony trickles out in its case with Ticketmaster. Live Nation CEO Michael Rapinoadmitted in emails that some of the fees Ticketmaster charges for the sale of tickets are “not defendable” and that the company needs a “simpler more artist friendly policy/rule to meet the reality of today.” The admission follows decades of […]

Single-game men’s basketball ticket information

Single-game men’s basketball ticket information

Courtesy of CoachCal.com: On-sale dates and single-game ticket prices for each of Kentucky’s home games will have its first public on-sale opportunity on Tuesday. Once again this season, the UK Athletics Ticket Office, in conjunction with its partnership with Ticketmaster, will enable its resale marketplace for all 20 men’s basketball home games prior to the […]

Indians playoff tickets purchased on a secondary market other than StubHub could be canceled

Indians playoff tickets purchased on a secondary market other than StubHub could be canceled

Courtesy of Crain’s Cleveland Business: Late Monday afternoon, the Indians announced that single-game tickets to the American League Division Series will go on sale on Sept. 29. That was noteworthy for non-season-ticket-holders who are excited about possibly the best two words in sports — October baseball — returning to Progressive Field. But what really stood […]