Fasig-Tipton Offers Videos for Mobile Devices

Sales company has also launched sortable and searchable online catalog


Fasig-Tipton has announced that the Under Tack Show video for the Midlantic 2-year-olds in training sale will be available for the first time for all mobile devices.

According to the release, the under tack video can be accessed on a mobile device by going to the sales company’s Web site www.fasigtipton.com. Mobile users will now be automatically redirected to the Fasig-Tipton mobile Web site. The Under Tack Show video will be available no later than 8 a.m. the morning after each session.

The sales company also announced a new "Interactive Catalog" for the Midlantic sale, providing sortable and searchable functions. The catalog is "sortable" by sex, sire, dam, dam sire, state/country foaled, and barn; and "searchable" by sire, dam, and consignor. Also, the interactive catalog allows users to click on a consignor name and obtain contact information such as address, phone, email, and website address for that particular consignor. The Midlantic 2-year-ylds in training sale interactive catalog is available on Fasig-Tipton’s Web site. The traditional online catalog is still available on the Web site as well.

"These advances in our mobile site platform and online catalogue are representative of Fasig-Tipton’s commitment to technological innovation in the Thoroughbred auction process," Max Hodge, Fasig-Tipton’s director of client services, said in a statement. "We believe these new applications will be to the benefit of buyer and seller alike."

Fasig-Tipton’s 2010 Midlantic 2-year-olds in training sale will be held May 17 at 10 a.m. (EDT) in Timonium, Md.