GameTime now lets customers “snap and promote” printed tickets

GameTime now lets users “snap and sell” printed tickets

Cellular ticket sellers GameTime added a brand new function to their app this week that would draw extra provide of live performance and sports activities tickets to their market.

Designed to make it simpler for customers to promote previous-faculty printed tickets by way of cellular, the “snap and promote” function in GameTime feels one thing like examine scanning in cellular banking apps.

A consumer who clicks the “promote” button inside GameTime can now use the smarpthone’s digital camera and the corporate’s optical character recognition know-how to add all their related ticket information to the cellular market routinely, no knowledge entry required.

In response to GameTime founder and CEO Brad Griffith, utilizing most ticket sellers’ apps or cellular websites requires about seventy five faucets’ value of knowledge entry for individuals who have a printed ticket to promote.

GameTime needed to get rid of the friction. Its new function requires three faucets to get from holding a ticket in your hand to itemizing it available on the market.

After that, customers can both set their very own ticket worth, or mechanically worth their tickets utilizing knowledge from GameTime. The app provides sellers “surge pricing” capabilities with out having to do any worth comparability analysis themselves.

GameTime has raised $thirteen.three million in enterprise capital to-date. It began out promoting sports activities tickets to individuals who needed to purchase them on the final minute, however has since expanded into promoting live performance tickets as nicely.

Based on the corporate, greater than 1.5 individuals have downloaded the app to-date. And the corporate has bought tickets for 485 sports activities groups and 455 artists at greater than four hundred venues to-date.