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2014-07-28 13:08:49

USC Marshall School of Business Marshall professor's research shows Craigslist's impact on Ticketmaster Scalping gets a bad rap. For years, artists and concert promoters have stigmatized ticket resale as a practice that unfairly hurts their own sales and forces fans to pay exorbitant prices for tickets to sold-out concerts. But is that always true? A new study by Victor Bennett, assistant professor of management and organization at the USC Marshall School of Business, along with...

2011-05-10 07:40:00

US deal-of-the-day website Groupon has teamed up with Live Nation Entertainment in a partnership that will launch a new online ticketing website allowing customers to buy tickets to concerts, theater and other events at discount prices. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, however, the site is expected to go live before the summer concert season begins. Live Nation Entertainment was created by a merger between Live Nation and Ticketmaster Entertainment. The company produces over...

2011-05-04 04:45:00

LONDON, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ticketmaster UK, a Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: LYV) company, today announced the continued success of its e-commerce initiative to extend merchandise 'add to order' and new basket functionality on Ticketmaster.co.uk, the UK's leading destination for live entertainment tickets. As part of the latest redesign and improvements to Ticketmaster.co.uk, we have successfully been working with event organisers, venues and artists to sell more than just...

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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.