Tag: Customer Segmentation

Mission impossible? Blame it on Jio | Deccan Herald

Mission impossible? Blame it on Jio | Deccan Herald

When Reliance Communications (RCom) launched with its “Monsoon Offer” prices in 2002, mobile call rates — and therefore customer bills, or the average revenue per user, a key metric in the telecommunications industry – fell drastically for the first time. Since then, India has ridden an expanding mobile telephony wave, with telecom companies hyper-competing with […]

iPhone X Costs $115 More Than iPhone 8, Thanks to Samsung’s Display and Variety of Other Materials | wccftech

iPhone X Costs $115 More Than iPhone 8, Thanks to Samsung’s Display and Variety of Other Materials | wccftech

The iPhone X in the U.S. is being sold for an outright $999 price tag, making it the most expensive iPhone Apple has ever released to date. The reason for such a high price tag is because the company has been forced to transition to newer technologies ranging from the OLED technology and others. According […]

Growing Number Of Shoppers Visit Specialist Stores Over Mass Retailers | ESM Magazine

Growing Number Of Shoppers Visit Specialist Stores Over Mass Retailers | ESM Magazine

IRI’s study, which surveyed 2,600 consumers across seven European countries, reveals that make-up, perfumery and drug stores all outperform hypermarkets and supermarkets when it comes to customer satisfaction. The group attributes this to the higher level of customer experience that is delivered by specialist stores, aligned with shoppers’ expectations. “This a major challenge that manufacturers […]

British Airways Hints at Disrupting Its Loyalty Program in 2018 | Skift

British Airways Hints at Disrupting Its Loyalty Program in 2018 | Skift

The blog Ultima Llamada spotted the slide in the presentation that showed that IAG was working towards a “progressive introduction of dynamic pricing from 2018.” This means that instead of a standard award chart where travelers book a 25,000 mile domestic fare, for example, members of British Airways’ Executive Club would see award tickets priced as […]

Apple iPhone 9 to be less expensive than iPhone X: Rumor | gizmolead

Apple iPhone 9 to be less expensive than iPhone X: Rumor | gizmolead

If rumors are to believe, Apple iPhone 9 will be less expensive than iPhone X Apple introduced its iPhone X last month. The 10th-anniversary-iPhone is scheduled to arrive on 3rd November. The handset carries a hefty price-tag ($999 / £999 / AU$1,579) and some impeccable, high-end specs. For instance, it includes a dual rear camera setup. Another primary […]

Best Buy Stops Some Sales of New iPhones After Pricing Backlash | Bloomberg

Best Buy Stops Some Sales of New iPhones After Pricing Backlash | Bloomberg

Last week, when users went to Best Buy’s website to purchase an iPhone X at the full, upfront price, Best Buy charged $1,099 and $1,249 for the two configurations. Apple’s pricing is $999 and $1,149. “Although there was clearly demand for the un-activated iPhone X, selling it that way cost more money, causing some confusion […]

Four pricing mistakes you need to avoid   | Dynamic Business Australia

Four pricing mistakes you need to avoid   | Dynamic Business Australia

One: The first mistake entrepreneurs and new businesses make is they often give too little thought to this highly complex matter and the consequences can be dire. Set your prices too low and you are leaving money on the table. Set your prices too high and nobody will buy your product or service. The right […]

Craigslist – Apple iPhone X Prices Soar To Over $2,000 A Piece | ValueWalk

Craigslist – Apple iPhone X Prices Soar To Over $2,000 A Piece | ValueWalk

In previous posts on ValueWalk, I had suggested that as long as Apple could not supply enough phones to meet the demand at its announced prices, it should charge a few hundred dollars more to buyers who were willing and able to pay a higher price to avoid waiting months for their phones. Following that […]

Creative iPhone X Facial Scanner Halloween Costumes That’ll Really Creep You Out | Elite Daily

Creative iPhone X Facial Scanner Halloween Costumes That’ll Really Creep You Out | Elite Daily

As you probably know, the iPhone X release is just around the corner (Nov. 3, to be exact). Along with the new phone comes quite the hefty price tag. If you’re opting to pay next month’s rent instead of upgrading your iPhone, you might think that you’ll be missing out on the latest technology. Thankfully, […]

Best Buy is charging an extra $100 for the full-price iPhone X | Chicago Tribune

Best Buy is charging an extra $100 for the full-price iPhone X | Chicago Tribune

“Our prices reflect the fact that no matter a customer’s desired plan or carrier, or whether a customer is on a business or personal plan, they are able to get a phone the way they want at Best Buy,” Danielle Schumann, a company spokeswoman, said in an email. “Our customers have told us they want […]