Ticketmaster Ties Up With Wal-Mart.com

LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Ticketmaster is extending their online footprint with the inking of a deal that will see tickets available for sale on Wal-Mart.com.

Included in the deal is the "Walmart Ticket Values" program, which provides customers access to a pre-selected number of tickets to major league sporting events, FELD Entertainment family events, arts & theatre performances.

Ticketmaster event tickets were already availale at about 1,200 Wal-Mart outlets across the country.

"With more than 140 million customers visiting Walmart stores each week, our partnership with Walmart provides a convenient option for fans to discover, purchase and take home tickets to upcoming events without leaving their neighborhood," said Sandy Gaare, executive vice president of retail partnerships, Ticketmaster. – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers