Tag: Behavioral Psychology

Google Local Service Ads Display Pricing Estimates for Specific Locations | TheSEMPost

Google Local Service Ads Display Pricing Estimates for Specific Locations | TheSEMPost

This is a great feature for searchers because there’s often the huge price or install differences between for the same service being done in one location over another. Homewyse appears to be supplying the estimate data for the specific jobs in locations. And it is getting as specific as what a job costs in a […]

How can dynamic pricing help your business expand? | Changing Prices

How can dynamic pricing help your business expand? | Changing Prices

What is dynamic pricing? Dynamic pricing is a new trend among e-commerce businesses that takes advantage of the laws of supply and demand to generate as much business and turnover as possible. It is based on traditional economic theory, although it combines economic analysis with behavioural observations in order to maximise profits. Traditionally, retail outlets […]

Robert Morris Debuts Flagship Price Matching | Inside Highered

Robert Morris Debuts Flagship Price Matching | Inside Highered

Robert Morris University announced a new scholarship program Monday tying expenses including tuition, fees, room and board to the average cost of attendance at Pennsylvania’s flagship public universities — and undercutting their average price. The program will be available for students admitted to the main campuses of the University of Pittsburgh or Penn State and […]

When value and price collide | ING Think

When value and price collide | ING Think

Imagine you’ve bought tickets for yourself, another adult and two children to see a film at the local cinema of a national chain. You then search online and find you could have paid nearly half if you saw the same film with the same chain but somewhere else. This does not seem fair. This example is […]

Express lanes hit record prices for 2nd day in a row | WSB-TV

Express lanes hit record prices for 2nd day in a row | WSB-TV

COBB COUNTY, Ga. – Drivers may have a little sticker shock during their evening commute. The I-85 hot lanes reached a record of more than $15 for the second day in a row Tuesday morning. New dynamic pricing went into effect last Monday. The Tollway Authority says the new system gives more flexibility to lower […]

Craft Breweries Defy Convention By Beginning To Drop Prices | Forbes

Craft Breweries Defy Convention By Beginning To Drop Prices | Forbes

Founders Brewing is no stranger to the disruption business. The Michigan company not only pioneered the 15-pack of craft cans but was the first to perfect the now-ubiquitous session IPA style and release it on a national scale. So when co-owners Mike Stevens and Dave Engbers decided to break with craft brewing tradition in February […]

Surge Pricing | The Kent County News

Surge Pricing | The Kent County News

To the editor: I can see no need for an additional bridge across the Chesapeake Bay when the existing spans are so underutilized. There is a simple way to spread the traffic load over a complete 24-hour day. It’s called “surge pricing.” We know how many vehicles cross the bridges for each hour of the day […]

How the Actions of the SEC Impact Cryptocurrency Prices | Investopedia

How the Actions of the SEC Impact Cryptocurrency Prices | Investopedia

The month of August has been, as usual, a volatile one for digital currencies of all kinds. Early in the month, the price of bitcoin and ethereum, as well as other digital tokens, dropped to some of the lowest levels of the year. BTC has since recovered and is now trading above $6,700; ETH is […]

American Companies Are Raising Prices at a Brisk Pace | BloombergQuint

American Companies Are Raising Prices at a Brisk Pace | BloombergQuint

(Bloomberg) — President Donald Trump is giving many businesses an unexpected benefit on top of lower taxes and regulatory relief: He’s helping to restore their pricing power. By pouring hundreds of billions of dollars of tax cuts and extra government spending into an already stretched economy, Trump is fostering an environment where firms such as […]

How Chico’s, Lululemon And Michael Kors Are Bringing Back The Full-Price Sale | Forbes

How Chico’s, Lululemon And Michael Kors Are Bringing Back The Full-Price Sale | Forbes

Retailers have really made a bed for themselves. In an effort to compete against online and discount retailers, most have overplayed their hand when it comes to discounting and are now suffering the unfortunate ramifications of stubbornly low margins. I’ve written at length about the markdown death spiral in past articles. It’s been widely reported […]