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Ringling Bros. juggles stronger sales push with mobile ticketing app

July 11, 2016

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey is ushering in mobile sales by unveiling its first-ever mobile application, enabling users to purchase seat tickets, access exclusive offers to help plan their visits and apply filters for a circus-themed selfie.

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Fandango bumps up rewards capabilities to benefit partners

June 28, 2016

Online movie ticket retailer Fandango is expanding capabilities for its partnership division Fandango Rewards by introducing receipt scanning and data capture technology, adding value for merchants and consumers.

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StubHub leaps into virtual reality-enabled commerce with new app feature

June 21, 2016

StubHub is continuing to simplify ticket-buying experiences by enabling application users to slide their smartphone into a pair of virtual reality goggles to receive a better view of a potential seat in a stadium or concert hall.

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Gametime’s mobile tickets meet social networking for shared experiences

June 21, 2016

Last-minute mobile ticketing application Gametime now lets users see which games and shows their friends are planning to attend and find the closest available seats via a new feature called Connect.

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Blingby builds holistic shopping experience with music videos, film trailers

June 15, 2016

NEW YORK – A Blingby executive at Intersect Fashion New York said consumers on mobile are looking for a holistic experience that goes beyond just making a purchase.

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Me Before You books ticket sales on Instagram through direct purchase

June 1, 2016

Warner Bros. is ushering in ticket sales with its target audience through a native purchasing experience in an Instagram ad that combines trailer footage with local show times for maximum engagement.

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How Snapchat’s millennial-friendly content complements mobile ticketing

May 24, 2016

Snapchat could overtake Facebook as the must-have social platform for movie ticket sales, as evidenced by an ad for the X-Men: Apocalypse film that swipes up to purchase tickets, underscoring the photo-sharing application’s commerce-driving opportunities.

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Best Buy slashes through Twitter content by pairing polls and sales

May 16, 2016

Best Buy ramped up sales of classic horror films by celebrating Friday the 13th on Twitter, pairing the social media platform’s polling feature with a mobilized curated film list for easy purchase.

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Facebook evolves into go-to platform for social ticketing

May 4, 2016

With a growing number of consumers turning to mobile platforms to research local events and make plans with friends, event marketers are striking while the iron is hot and introducing new social ticketing solutions on Facebook.

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NBA, NHL ticket sales on Rukkus jump after virtual reality integration

April 19, 2016

The National Basketball Association and the National Hockey League saw a spike in sales through ticketing application Rukkus after it was updated to provide a 360-degree view of venue seating locations.

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