Ticketmaster, a division of USA Networks, Inc. and Harvest Food Stores, announce the addition of 10 Harvest Food Stores and one Budget Saver to its retail ticket center network in Little Rock, Arkansas. Ticketmaster retail ticket centers within Harvest Food and Budget Saver stores will provide entertainment fans with convenient access to purchasing tickets as well as up-to-the-minute event information including seating charts, event guides, venue information and more.

“We are very pleased to be expanding our ticketing relationship with Harvest Food Stores and Budget Saver in Little Rock, Arkansas. They bring excellent customer service and convenience to the ticket buying public for local and regional events,” said Charlie Ryan, General Manager, Ticketmaster Tennessee and Arkansas.

“Harvest Foods is happy to offer this service to our customers,” said Al Miller, Director of Advertising for Affiliated Foods Southwest. “We strive to provide our customers with the best service in Arkansas, and this addition will help us to achieve our goal. Harvest Food and Budget Saver stores are very proud to be associated with Ticketmaster.”

Ticketmaster, a division of USA Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: USAI – news), is the world’s leading ticketing service; selling 75 million tickets valued at more than 2.8 billion dollars, through more than 3,400 retail Ticket Center outlets; 29 worldwide telephone call centers; and ticketmaster.com, through its relationship with Ticketmaster Online-CitySearch. Ticketmaster serves more than 5,000 clients in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Australia, and Latin America. The company provides ticketing for more than 350 professional sports teams around the world, including more than 100 NFL, NHL, NBA, WNBA and major league baseball franchises. Ticketmaster is the exclusive ticketing service for hundreds of leading arenas, stadiums, performing arts venues, and theaters including such prominent facilities as Madison Square Garden and Radio City Music Hall in New York, STAPLES Center and the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, Pepsi Center in Denver, Philips Arena in Atlanta, United Center in Chicago and the Air Canada Centre in Toronto. Ticketmaster provides its clients with comprehensive ticket inventory control and management, broad distribution, and dedicated marketing and support services. Ticketmaster consumers receive convenient access to tickets for more than 350,000 events a year, including a broad range of concerts, sports, family entertainment, performing arts, and movies.

Harvest Foods is the fastest growing chain in Arkansas with 30 stores. Harvest Foods will open two new locations this summer: Main Street, Little Rock and Maumelle Boulevard, Maumelle. Both of these stores will be Ticketmaster locations.

For further information, please contact: Larry Solters or Hannah Kampf of Scoop Marketing, 213-639-6160, or fax, 213-639-3950, scoop@ticketmaster.com, for Ticketmaster.