Ticketek To Be World’s First Ticketing Platform To Offer Afterpay
TEG, the global live entertainment, ticketing and technology company, is proud to announce that Ticketek will be the world’s first ticketing platform to offer Afterpay, the world’s largest buy-now-pay later service. Afterpay will be integrated into the Ticketek website and apps as a payment option in the coming months. It will... Read more
CTS EVENTIM Publishes First-Quarter 2020 Results
CTS EVENTIM, one of the leading international providers of ticketing services and live entertainment, had a strong start to the 2020 financial year, but is now faced in March 2020 with severe impacts on revenue and earnings. The reason for this is the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the various... Read more
Tickets.Com Technology Is Ready For Social Distance Seating
As the country and globe phase into a new normal, venues are struggling to adapt seating to new ticketing and seating scenarios. Tickets.com has been busy sharing information with clients to educate them on the existing capabilities of the ProVenue® system to better prepare them for upcoming events. “We... Read more
Queue-it Surpasses 10 Billion Visitors Ahead Of 10-Year Anniversary
Queue-it, the virtual waiting room company, announced this week that it had surpassed 10 billion visitors through its platform. The company, which was founded in 2010, was about to celebrate its 10-year anniversary. Back in 2016, Queue-it celebrated its one billionth visitor, followed by two billion in 2017 and... Read more
Reps. Pascrell, Porter Put Ticketmaster Refund Policy On Blast
U.S. Representatives Bill Pascrell (D-NJ) and Katie Porter (D-CA) wrote a scathing letter to Live Nation CEO Michael Rapino and Ticketmaster President Amy Howe criticizing the refund policy Ticketmaster has implemented during this pandemic. The duo have spoken out on the publicly-maligned policy change that notes refunds will only... Read more
CTS EVENTIM Welcomes Federal Government’s Resolution On Voucher Solution
“We welcome the initiative of the federal cabinet to enact a voucher scheme for cultural, concert, sports and leisure events. Culture is systemically essential, and the bill proposed today by the government supplements the current contract law governing events with urgently needed provisions to mitigate the financial impacts of... Read more
CTS EVENTIM: Forecast For 2020 Financial Year Withdrawn Due to Corona Crisis
Due to the current uncertainties surrounding the further development of the Corona crisis and its impacts, the Management Board takes the view that it is currently not possible to issue a sufficiently reliable and specific new forecast for the 2020 financial year. In the 2019 Annual Report published in... Read more
Accesso Reveals Leadership Change As Steve Brown Returns To CEO
The solutions provider Accesso recently announced a shift in leadership as Steve Brown returns to fill the role as Chief Executive Officer. The company is renewing its focus on its strategic objective to deliver revenue and experience-enhancing solutions, and amid the shift, Brown will be replacing Paul Noland. Brown... Read more
SecuTix Announces Acquisition of Belgium’s Oxynade
The ticketing platform SecuTix has announced the acquisition of the SaaS ticketing software Oxynade this week, complementing its portfolio of solutions and services. Through the acquisition, SecuTix will be able to serve its high-scale ticketing clients with demanding operations, while also taking care of smaller and mid-size ticketing organizations... Read more
TicketSmarter Reveals Multi-Year Partnership With Pac-12
Secondary ticketing retailer TicketSmarter will serve as the official ticket partner for the Pac-12 Conference. Through the multi-year partnership, TicketSmarter will become the official ticket retailer for a handful of Pac-12 championship events, including the football championship game and women’s basketball tournament in Las Vegas, and multiple championship events... Read more