TickEx Announces It Has Become Britain’s Largest Event Ticket Database
Britain’s #1 Vertical Search Engine Includes Data on 500,000+ UK Event Tickets
LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TickEx (www.tickex.com), Britain’s top new-generation vertical search engine, today announced that its online search and e-commerce site, which is designed to allow buyers and sellers to list, search for, bid on and pay for products, now includes more tickets for sale than on any other online UK ticket seller. The TickEx database includes more than 500,000 tickets to UK performing-arts events – enough to fill up three Glastonbury Festivals and five sold-out shows at Wembley Arena. Visitors to the site use vertical search features that allow them to look for tickets by artist, venue, cost, date and seat location, and sellers can opt to purchase premium placements.
“We are pleased to announce that TickEx can now aggregate listings for tickets to more events than anyone else in Britain,” says CEO Richard Robinson. “In essence, our combination of auctions, direct sales, placements by ticket brokers and content aggregated from other sites and search engines has made us the top vertical search engine for UK event tickets. In addition to being able to sell and bid on tickets, customers can complete all of their transactions through our secure commerce engine, meaning that they don’t have to leave TickEx.com at any point during their shopping experience.”
TickEx (www.tickex.com) is a London-based company specializing in vertical search solutions that not only deliver quality search results, but allows users to list, sell and buy products through a secure online transaction engine. The company was founded in 2006 and is backed by private investors.