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MOVIETICKETS.COM REPORTS DOUBLE DIGIT TICKET SALE GROWTH


 

MOVIETICKETS.COM REPORTS DOUBLE DIGIT

YEAR OVER YEAR ONLINE TICKET SALE GROWTH

Ticket Sales Up 11%, Mobile Growth Up 26%

 

MovieTickets.com, a leading global provider of remote movie ticketing, announced today that the number of tickets sold in the US by the company this year are up 11% over 2013. In addition to this growth, tickets sold in the US via mobile devices were up 26% over those purchased via mobile in 2013.

Some of the company’s highlights this year include:

·         MovieTickets.com added ticketing services for AMC Theaters.

·         MovieTickets.com renewed its long-term arrangement to provide remote ticketing to Harkins Theatres.

·         In October, MovieTickets.com and TouchTunes, the largest in-venue entertainment and engagement platform in over 60,000 bars and restaurants across North America,entered an exclusive partnership to provide film studios a new way to promote movie releases and ticket sales. For film and entertainment studios looking to directly promote upcoming releases, the partnership offers valuable awareness and amplified ticket sales. Through branded interactive content, powered by MovieTickets.com ticketing capabilities, moviegoers are able to learn about new releases and purchase tickets through TouchTunes’ interactive jukebox displays and its mobile application.

·         The company is about to deploy a modernized way for moviegoers to buy tickets and enter theaters with a re-imagined mobile movie ticket that turns a smartphone into a ticket. The ticket can be quickly and easily validated by movie theater employees without the use of costly scanners. 

MovieTickets.com has 250 theater chains in its group and provides ticketing services in 22 countries including the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Spain, Argentina, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and the Caribbean. In the US, MovieTickets.com provides advance tickets to theater circuits and independent operators in all top 50 markets across 48 states.