DETROIT – The Detroit Lions announced today that Veritix will be their new exclusive primary ticketing provider. Veritix will provide primary ticketing services for all organizational events and secondary ticketing services for non-football events through Flash Seats, their digital ticketing system.
The team’s new ticketing system will be in place when single-game tickets for 2013 Detroit Lions preseason and regular season games at Ford Field go on sale Wednesday, July 31 at 10 AM ET. Tickets will be available at exclusively at Detroitlions.com/tickets or by calling 877-212-8898. Fans can also purchase tickets for Lions 2013 home games in person at the Ford Field Ticket Office Monday through Friday between 10 AM and 6 PM.
Flash Seats will be available as a digital entry method and will allow fans for both Detroit Lions games and Ford Field events to enter with a digital ID such as a credit card or driver’s license. Tickets will also be fully transferable giving fans the flexibility to share tickets with just a click of the button.
“We remain committed to implementing innovative technologies throughout our organization with a goal of engaging fans in a consistent and meaningful way,” said Tom Lewand, President of the Detroit Lions. “The Veritix platform will provide our season ticket holders, fans and partners with the best ticketing features, benefits, and experience possible when entering Ford Field.”
The Detroit Lions become the first NFL team to use the Veritix platform and will now have a single, end-to-end system to manage their ticketing operations, including primary sales for all stadium events and secondary sales for non-football events, paper and digital tickets, relationship management, and data analysis.
“The Detroit Lions are innovators in the NFL, and their selection of Veritix proves they are leading the pack,” said Guy Villa, Vice President, Sales at Veritix. “We look forward to providing them with the best ticketing, event marketing and relationship management technologies available and working as partners for years to come. “
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