Tag: Competitor’s Pricing

AMD Puts 2nd Gen Ryzen CPUs Up for Pre-Order, Ships Next Week | ExtremeTech

AMD Puts 2nd Gen Ryzen CPUs Up for Pre-Order, Ships Next Week | ExtremeTech

What the new CPUs do deliver is substantially increased clocks and, in one case, a somewhat higher TDP. The new Ryzen 7 2700X is a 3.7GHz base, 4.3GHz boost clock CPU, compared with the 3.6GHz base clock, 4GHz boost on the Ryzen 7 1800X. At first glance, that might not look like much, but looks […]

Celanese (CE) Set to Raise Prices of Selective Products | Zacks.com

Celanese (CE) Set to Raise Prices of Selective Products | Zacks.com

Celanese Corporation (CE – Free Report) will raise the list and off-list selling prices of a few products. The price hike will be effective immediately or as contracts permit. The company will increase the price of Butyl Acetate and Ethyl Acetate by $50/MT in Asia outside China. Price of Vinyl Acetate Monomer will be raised […]

Steps taken by the Government to bring transparency in fixing prices of essential medicines | Business Standard

Steps taken by the Government to bring transparency in fixing prices of essential medicines | Business Standard

In order to have transparency, a draft version of the Price Calculation Sheets for the proposed revised price notifications, including wherever applicable, the Price to Retailer (PTR) and Moving Annual Turnover (MAT) values adopted for calculations, is uploaded on the website of NPPA for 10 clear working days to invite comments from the affected pharmaceutical […]

Healthcare – An expensive purchase without a price tag | Triad Business Journal

Healthcare – An expensive purchase without a price tag | Triad Business Journal

Healthcare is often one of the most expensive and important purchases an individual can make. We often hear rumblings about cost and how we must become better consumers of healthcare. But how is that possible when we really don’t know how much things actually cost? When we go to the doctor for lab work or an x-ray, there […]

GoPro: A New, Entry-Level Camera Switches on Some Interest | Barron’s

GoPro: A New, Entry-Level Camera Switches on Some Interest | Barron’s

There are still plenty of questions about what’s ahead for GoPro—but for now, there’s a new camera. The Barron’s Next 50 company on Tuesday announced its first new product of 2018: The $199 Hero, which rounds out its three-tiered core pricing strategy at the bottom end. (That’s not our judgment. The company used the words […]

Airlines could set airfare based on your income | Yahoo Finance

Airlines could set airfare based on your income | Yahoo Finance

Nailing down the cheapest airfare can be tough. Prices are based on a handful of factors, including route, date and demand, so they are always in flux. Now airlines might start looking at new ways to determine airfare, like your income. This month Sen. Chuck Schumer, (D-N.Y.) warned that some major airlines want to collect […]

Macy’s betting on discount brand at mall near you | recordonline.com

Macy’s betting on discount brand at mall near you | recordonline.com

TOWN OF WALLKILL – Orange Plaza Marshalls, meet the Galleria at Crystal Run Macy’s – the new-old competitor nearby that’s stealing pages from your playbook. Come April 14, Macy’s will expand its off-price brand, Macy’s Backstage, carving out 20,200-square-feet on its second-floor to create a new store-within-a-store. The new offering represents a major effort by […]

Macy’s (M) Sharpens Edge, to Roll Out Mobile Checkout Option | Nasdaq.com

Macy’s (M) Sharpens Edge, to Roll Out Mobile Checkout Option | Nasdaq.com

Additionally, Macy’s is in the process of launching an advanced reality shopping experience to sell furniture. Through this platform customers are likely to virtually place the furniture in their room to see how it fits before the purchase. Macy’s CEO Jeff Gennette stated that “Like a lot of brands, we’ve experimented with VR in a […]

Big airlines that launched basic economy fares rank below Southwest Airlines in survey | LA Times

Big airlines that launched basic economy fares rank below Southwest Airlines in survey | LA Times

For good reason. Four in 10 travelers surveyed by Consumer Reports said they chose their airline primarily based on price. Although American, United and Delta have all reported generating strong revenues from the sale of basic economy seats, the survey found that all economy flights got low scores for seat comfort and legroom, with nearly […]

A Southwest Airlines Executive Just Insulted United and American. Here’s Why Southwest Customers Will Love It | Inc.com

A Southwest Airlines Executive Just Insulted United and American. Here’s Why Southwest Customers Will Love It | Inc.com

For example, whether the airline would start flying to Europe. (The answer was no, which strikes me as wise.) But then he lurched onto Basic Economy. This, which I prefer to call Sub-Cattle Class, consists of the (allegedly) cheapest fare offerings that are so unbundled that you’re surprised to get a seat cushion. Different airlines have […]