Tag: disruptive pricing

Retailers are slashing prices and bumping online sales — and it could spell their own demise (AMZN) | Markets Insider

Retailers are slashing prices and bumping online sales — and it could spell their own demise (AMZN) | Markets Insider

Retailers, struggling with souring sales and the looming threat of Amazon, are trying to copy the ecommerce giant by offering steep discounts and focusing on online sales. That may just spell their own demise, said Keith Jelinek the managing director of Berkeley Research Group’s retail and consumer practice unit. While it may seem intuitive for retailers […]

Amazon’s Moves on Smart Speakers Spurs Price War | Investopedia

Amazon’s Moves on Smart Speakers Spurs Price War | Investopedia

Amazon.com Inc.’s (AMZN) has taken a low-cost strategy in the smart speaker market, slashing the prices on its Echo voice-activated speaker lineup and prompting its rivals to follow suit. That has resulted in steep declines in prices for the consumer electronics device, something that typically takes a decade to happen. Citing Consumer Intelligence Research Partners, The Wall […]

Bring on the 4K price war! Amazon slashes cost after iTunes move | Trusted Reviews

Bring on the 4K price war! Amazon slashes cost after iTunes move | Trusted Reviews

When Apple announced 4K movies were coming to iTunes earlier this month, it did so with an extremely pleasant surprise: Ultra HD movies would cost the same as their HD counterparts, while customers would also get free upgrades on previously purchased content. That move appears to have lit a fire under Amazon, with Jeff Bezos’ […]

LeEco’s entry in TV market to bring price war on large screens | The Economic Times

LeEco’s entry in TV market to bring price war on large screens | The Economic Times

‘Won’t make profit on tv sets’ The Chinese company launched three 4K models, one of 55 inches and two of 65 inches, a month back and said it has already sold 3,000 units. The 55-inch model costs Rs 59,790, while the bigger ones are priced at Rs 99,790 and Rs 1.49 lakh. The company currently […]

Reliance Jio, LeEco’s entry may lead to price war in TV market | The Times of India

Reliance Jio, LeEco’s entry may lead to price war in TV market | The Times of India

Atul Jain, COO-smart electronics business at LeEco India said the company will have disruptive pricing for its smart televisions with an aim to capture a significant share. “A lot of brands are trying to be price aggressive in televisions but doing it by compromising on technical specifications, features and quality. We will not compromise on […]