Tag: demand based pricing

WeHo Parking Meter Rates to Climb 33% on July 1 | WEHOville

WeHo Parking Meter Rates to Climb 33% on July 1 | WEHOville

Parking on the street in West Hollywood will cost a third more with the City Council’s passage last night of a variety of changes in city fees. Parking at a street meter now costs $1.50 an hour. That price will rise to $2 an hour beginning July 1. The increase is expected to raise $1.78 […]

U of L moves to dynamic ticket pricing | The Louisville Cardinal

U of L moves to dynamic ticket pricing | The Louisville Cardinal

The University of Louisville Athletic Association hope to see game attendance increase by changing the way tickets are priced. ULAA passed a proposal on tickets at the April 13 meeting. Assistant Athletic Director Jeff Spoelker recommended U of L adopt dynamic pricing to give more people an opportunity to attend a game. “After some internal discussion we decided to try some […]

City official: Improving Poughkeepsie parking doesn’t require adding more spaces | Spectrum News

City official: Improving Poughkeepsie parking doesn’t require adding more spaces | Spectrum News

“It always comes back to parking,” Poughkeepsie Community Development Coordinator Paul Hesse said. “If your parking experience is good, your experience [in Poughkeepsie] might be good, and you’ll come back.” Hesse said research done in the last year finds that out of 7,100 parking spots in this area, just half are occupied during the busiest […]

Travel Experts Discuss “Dynamic Pricing” and How Industry is Beginning to Set Prices Based on Consumer Income/Shopping Habits | Markets Insider

Travel Experts Discuss “Dynamic Pricing” and How Industry is Beginning to Set Prices Based on Consumer Income/Shopping Habits | Markets Insider

NEW YORK, April 4, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The term “Dynamic Pricing” has been bantered about the travel industry for quite a while, but it certainly didn’t originate there. The retail industry has been tracking consumer purchases for quite some time and pushing discounts and special offers on future products based on past purchases. What makes […]

TicketFire Introduces No Fee Ticket Resale Marketplace | PR Newswire

TicketFire Introduces No Fee Ticket Resale Marketplace | PR Newswire

In the TicketFire marketplace, the average total ticket price at checkout is 10-15% cheaper than other ticket marketplaces. Buyers pay no fees other than standard shipping costs for hard tickets. Sellers will be charged 9% of the total ticket cost, far less than existing marketplaces that often charge 15% or more. While the current ticket […]

Dynamic pricing is driving sales for value brand CostSaver | Travelweek

Dynamic pricing is driving sales for value brand CostSaver | Travelweek

CostSaver’s dynamic pricing model allows agents to book clients on a GIT (Guided Independent Tour) as opposed to FIT (Fully Independent Travel) with savings of up to 25% when choosing GIT over FIT, adds Paunic. Prices start at $111 per day and the lineup includes Europe and Britain, the USA and Canada, and Central and […]

Increase In Metered Parking Costs Led To More Spaces, Say Boston Officials | WBUR News

Increase In Metered Parking Costs Led To More Spaces, Say Boston Officials | WBUR News

Boston saw an 11 percent increase in open metered spots in the Back Bay, while the Seaport saw a modest 1 percent increase in available spaces, officials said in a statement. Gina Fiandaca, commissioner of the city’s transportation department, told WBUR that the reduction in double-parking and resident parking violations “told us that people were better able […]

Commuters avoiding using Firepool car park after ticket price doubles | Somerset County Gazette

Commuters avoiding using Firepool car park after ticket price doubles | Somerset County Gazette

COMMUTERS are boycotting a car park and leaving their vehicles in side streets after ticket prices doubled. One former user of the car park in Firepool, Taunton, says the council that owns the facility has shot itself in the foot as it is losing thousands of pounds of potential revenue by pricing motorists out. And […]

Boston looks at pricing pilot program’s impact | Newburyport News

Boston looks at pricing pilot program’s impact | Newburyport News

Boston Transportation Department Commissioner Gina Fiandaca said the pilot program showed that altering meter pricing can make better use of the city’s “limited curb space,” make it easier for drivers to find a place to park, and does more to protect bicyclists and pedestrians from double-parked cars. But in the Seaport, one of the city’s […]

Getting the price right on parking | Connect Savannah

Getting the price right on parking | Connect Savannah

But then things changed. Time limits were eliminated, pricing was standardized. People reporting finding available spaces on blocks where it had been historically difficult to park on the street. What’s more, they were able to pay for extra time via a smartphone app. This resulted in a 17 percent drop in the number of tickets […]