Eventim Accused Of Profiteering By Withholding Fees From Refunds
Eventim is issuing customer refunds on tickets to thousands of coronavirus-impacted events, but only for the amount of the ticket itself. Costs associated with the order’s service and processing fees are not deemed refundable according to Eventim’s terms and conditions, leading ticketholders to accuse the German company of profiteering... Read more
CTS Eventim Announces New Partnership With US Promoter Michael Cohl
CTS Eventim AG & Co. KGaA are creating a new 50:50 partnership with the U.S. promoter Michael Cohl to create tours across the globe. Throughout the partnership, Cohl will add his business and comprehension network, while CTS Eventim will provide full access to the Eventim LIVE network, ticketing platform,... Read more
EVENTIM UK Appoints New Managing Director
The London-based branch of CTS EVENTIM has called on John Gibson to serve as its new Managing Director. EVENTIM UK announced that Gibson, a longtime industry exec in Europe, began the role in January. “I am delighted to have John on board in his role of Managing Director,” EVENTIM... Read more
CTS Eventim Announces Acquisition of Gadget, EGS AG
CTS Eventim has acquired a 60 percent stake in Swiss promoters Gadget Entertainment and wepromote Entertainment Group Swizterland AG. In doing so, the businesses will operate post-merger as Gadget abc Entertainment Group AG. The acquisition now allows the European ticketing company to add an estimated to 400-500 live events... Read more
Eventim UK Are The Winners Of Best Ticket Company At The Music Week Awards 2018
London, 27 April 2018: Eventim UK are thrilled to be crowned the winner of the Music Week Awards 2018 for Best Ticket Company. The awards took place at Grosvenor House Hotel in London yesterday. Hosted by Lauren Laverne, the event was attended by well over 1,200 guests, celebrating the... Read more
German Officials Ban Exclusive Contracts by Ticketing Leader
The Federal Cartel Office (Bundeskartellamt) in Germany issued a ban on exclusive contracts with box offices and promoters by CTS Eventim, which dominates the ticketing market in the country, holding a 50-70% market share. The agency cited the company’s dominant market position in its belief that such exclusive contracts... Read more