Tag: demand based pricing

Milwaukee could raise Parking Meter Rates, use Surge Pricing | TMJ4 Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee could raise Parking Meter Rates, use Surge Pricing | TMJ4 Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee could soon raise parking rates around the city, and move to a demand-based pricing model. The legislation passed the Public Safety and Health Committee four to zero Thursday. Estimates say the changes would add $1.9 million to the city’s parking budget. The proposal would raise the top hourly parking meter rate $0.50 to $2 per hour. […]

New Dynamic Pricing Parking Meters Around West 7th In Fort Worth | CBS DFW

New Dynamic Pricing Parking Meters Around West 7th In Fort Worth | CBS DFW

Officials hope the new dynamic pricing meters will make it easier to find a parking space at peak times, even if it costs more. For the first time Fort Worth will experiment with changing rates that are based on demand; ranging from 25-cents up to a potential high of $4.50 an hour. It’s the city’s […]

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 […]

BigDish PLC eyes dynamic pricing structures as opportunity to grow Asian market share | Proactive Investors

BigDish PLC eyes dynamic pricing structures as opportunity to grow Asian market share | Proactive Investors

The company said that it believed yield management, in which different prices for products are charged at different times, will “transform the restaurant industry” BigDish Plc (LON:DISH) said it has identified yield management, a form of dynamic pricing structure, as an opportunity to expand business in its Asian markets. The company, which operates a discount […]

Retailers Share Smart Pricing Strategies | CSP Daily News

Retailers Share Smart Pricing Strategies | CSP Daily News

Convenience store retailers have a tough job: with goals set to increase traffic and sales, pricing is at the top of mind for most. Pricing is a strategic lever that can be pulled to cater to changes in demand and margin needs and what the market can hold. Demand-based pricing, sometimes referred to as smart […]

TickPick Hires Tim Miller as It Prepares for Expansion | Billboard

TickPick Hires Tim Miller as It Prepares for Expansion | Billboard

The dynamic pricing veteran will serve as TickPick’s head of strategic partnerships. No-fee ticket marketplace TickPick has hired ticketing and sports management veteran Tim Miller as head of strategic partnerships and planning to spearhead TickPick’s growth and expansion nationally and internationally. He marks TickPick’s most senior-level hire in the company’s history. Miller joins TickPick after serving as […]

Can dynamic pricing help ease Pittsburghers’ parking headaches? | PublicSource

Can dynamic pricing help ease Pittsburghers’ parking headaches? | PublicSource

Cities, including Pittsburgh, have tried to make parking more available by requiring developers to include a certain number of off-street parking spaces per unit of each new building. However, one recent study suggests that having too many parking spaces encourages driving and contributes to problems like air pollution and rising housing costs. The price of building and […]

New Parking Meter Pricing Plan Readied For Pilot | New Haven Independent

New Parking Meter Pricing Plan Readied For Pilot | New Haven Independent

“A Quarter A Quarter”— that’s how often rates may change in town if the city embarks on a planned pilot program to change how we pay to park at the meter. City transit chief Doug Hausladen unveiled that slogan Thursday night as he brought city alders up to speed on the planned pilot of an […]

Let the Market Park It: New Solution to LA’s Parking Difficulties | Commercial Observer

Let the Market Park It: New Solution to LA’s Parking Difficulties | Commercial Observer

In car-reliant Los Angeles, researchers have long bemoaned arbitrary parking guidelines. The solution could be in a more market-based approach, according to a new book of research edited by University of California, Los Angeles professor Donald Shoup. SEE ALSO: Millennium Partners Relaunches $1B High-Rise Mixed-Use Hollywood Project In his tome, Parking and the City, Shoup lauds […]

Melbourne’s plan to remove cars and parking from the CBD | The News Daily

Melbourne’s plan to remove cars and parking from the CBD | The News Daily

Melbourne city streets could be reduced to a single lane and drivers could be blocked from using the CBD as a thoroughfare. The proposals are contained in transport discussion papers released by the City of Melbourne on Thursday to tackle congestion and increase street efficiency as the population booms. Council also proposed rolling out “dynamic” […]