Articles Tagged ‘mobile ticketing’


Fandango raises curtain on iOS 7 app, putting showtimes centerstage

October 25, 2013

With mobile ticket sales accounting for more than 40 percent of Fandango’s total ticket sales, the company continues to ramp up its mobile strategy, including bringing out a new iPhone application for iOS 7.

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Mobile transportation ticket sales hit $100M on Masabi platform

October 23, 2013

Mobile ticketing company Masabi reports that sales from transportation-based tickets using the company’s technology have exceeded $100 million, pointing to the strong use case of mobile ticketing for small, everyday functions.

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Mobile ticketing opportunity untapped for Hispanics: report

October 16, 2013

Although 75 percent of Hispanic consumers use mobile devices to find movie listings, a whopping 92 percent of consumers still buy their tickets at the theater, according to a new report today from MocoSpace and Social Lens Research.

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Portland transit agency launches mobile ticketing for buses, trains

September 6, 2013

Portland, OR, transit riders can now easily purchase and use tickets from their smartphones via a new mobile ticketing application from local transit agency TriMet.

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IMDb pivots app to grab piece of mcommerce, tickets

July 18, 2013

With mobile ticket sales on the fast track, Amazon’s IMDb has updated its mobile application with ticketing and commerce to give consumers a way to instantly buy movie tickets and goods.

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Fandango launches new digital series to drive mobile site, app traffic

March 18, 2013

Fandango has rolled out a new video series that is devoted to the weekend’s top films on its applications and optimized site as part of the company’s new mobile update.

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Girl Scouts leverage mobile ticketing to drive sales for special event

February 7, 2013

The Girl Scouts of Northern California leveraged mobile ticketing for its recent Winterfest 2012 event to streamline registration, efficiently manage check-ins and increase sales.

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Summit Entertainment misses opportunity to increase ticket sales

January 11, 2013

Summit Entertainment is running a mobile ad campaign promoting its new “The Impossible” film. The initiative would have been successful had it been optimized for mobile devices.

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Warner Bros. taps mobile advertising to give movie ticket sales a boost

January 9, 2013

Warner Bros. is relying on mobile advertising again to not only increase awareness for its new “Gangster Squad” film, but also encourage ticket sales.

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Ticketmaster misses the mark with mobile ad campaign

December 28, 2012

Ticketmaster aimed to drive sales through its latest mobile advertising campaign. However, leading consumers to an unoptimized page rather than the company’s mobile site diminishes the effectiveness of the initiative.

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