– Vancouver Whitecaps FC today announced a new partnership with the global sales provider ReplyBuy
. This partnership provides an entirely new way for fans to purchase tickets. Starting today fans can gain access to and instantly score Whitecaps FC tickets by simply responding with a text message to complete their purchase.
Loyal ‘Caps fans who participate and utilize the new program will receive customized notifications similar to a VIP concierge service
when tickets become available, enabling them to complete their purchase on-demand in a matter of seconds without the hassle of clicking a link or completing additional steps. Electronic tickets will be delivered to the buyer’s phone instantly which can be scanned at the event. The faster fans respond, the better their seat locations will be.
“Whitecaps FC are very excited to be working together with ReplyBuy to launch this new program for our fans,” said Whitecaps FC chief operating officer Rachel Lewis. “We pride ourselves on innovation, including being among the first pro sports organizations to go to full mobile season tickets. We are always looking for ways to improve our fan experience, and with ReplyBuy the process of getting tickets will be easier than ever.”
Fans who register for the service will receive a $10 credit toward their first purchase using ReplyBuy. You can now register by visiting replybuy.com/whitecaps
. The partnership with ReplyBuy is just one of the many ways Vancouver Whitecaps FC are working to make the game day experience memorable and hassle-free for fans.
“We’re proud to partner with Vancouver Whitecaps FC and introduce this new capability to their fans,” said ReplyBuy SVP of partnerships & strategy, Brandon O’Halloran. “Our technology aligns with their fans who are looking for access, speed, and simplicity to purchase Whitecaps FC tickets.”
ReplyBuy is a global sales platform that combines mobile messaging, payments and digital commerce to deliver instant consumer gratification. ReplyBuy has been embraced across the NBA, NHL, MLS and NFL, as well as major universities. It is described as “what might be the fastest-growing company in the sports ticketing space,” according to ESPN. ReplyBuy enables teams, clubs and venues to connect with their fans in real-time via mobile and creates an intuitive, friction-free purchasing experience for the fan.
For more information, visit replybuy.com
. Twitter: @ReplyBuy