Tag: Dynamic Pricing

Congestion plan unveiled by Mayor de Blasio | am New York

Congestion plan unveiled by Mayor de Blasio | am New York

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Sunday unveiled a five-point plan to cut congestion in Manhattan and speed the flow of traffic as the city’s economy booms and its population grows. The plan focuses on freeing curb space, intersections and new travel lanes primarily with increased police enforcement of congestion-causing violations, like blocking the box or […]

Petrol pricing absurdity in bush must be given short shrift | The Border Mail

Petrol pricing absurdity in bush must be given short shrift | The Border Mail

The simple fact of the matter is that doesn’t seem to matter how much noise is about it – what you fork out in the bush is unjust compared with the situation in the big cities. And arguments put forward about the extra cost of transporting fuel to regional areas carries limited weight. It might explain […]

Williamsburg set to change parking plan to make it easier to find a spot | Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

Williamsburg set to change parking plan to make it easier to find a spot | Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

The sensors and increased enforcement are expected to be rolled out by the end of June 2018, according to Assistant City Manager Andrew Trivette. The second step would flip the current parking plan from charging money for inconvenient spots to charging money for convenient spots, while making less convenient spots free, the release said. The […]

Playoff tickets at ‘face value’? The Cubs have learned from ‘Hamilton’ | Chicago Tribune

Playoff tickets at ‘face value’? The Cubs have learned from ‘Hamilton’ | Chicago Tribune

But this is old-school thinking about ticketing. The Chicago Cubs have learned a thing or two from “Hamilton.” Any ticket going for more than “face value” actually means that the Chicago Cubs left money on the table. Which, as anyone who patronizes their historic establishment will confirm, they do not like doing. What other reason […]

Dynamic pricing – an unrealised threat for food brands and e-retailers | Food Navigator

Dynamic pricing – an unrealised threat for food brands and e-retailers | Food Navigator

Fixed pricing has ruled the high street since 1861 when John Wanamaker opened a department store in a Quaker district of Philadelphia. He introduced price tags for his goods, along with the lofty slogan: “If everyone was equal before God, then everyone would be equal before price.”​ Ever since then, consumers have expected the prices […]

What’s new in the ski mountains of Tahoe? | Slope Dope

What’s new in the ski mountains of Tahoe? | Slope Dope

Oh, there’s big news here. At last, the longed-for, dreamed-of, lusted-after new chairlift is going up. It’s a highspeed sixpack lift that will whisk grateful riders from the mid-mountain lodge to the peak nearly three times faster than before. The almost 10-minute ride now takes just over three minutes. And because the new off-ramp is […]

Cinema ticket: Cinema ticket pricing will vary according to movies, says Assn | ET Retail

Cinema ticket: Cinema ticket pricing will vary according to movies, says Assn | ET Retail

Cinema ticket pricing will be dynamic and it could be decreased or increased not exceeding the maximum threshold fixed by the Tamil Nadu Government,a top functionary of State film exhibtors association said today. Tamil Nadu Film Exhibitors Association president Abirami Ramanathan said, “we will not kill ourselves by immediately fixing the ticket rate uniformly at […]

Ticket prices: Kollywood waiting with bated breath | The Hindu

Ticket prices: Kollywood waiting with bated breath | The Hindu

Theatres and multiplexes are working on the final pricing they want to fix on Monday. The CFO of a city-based theatre said, “We are working on the pricing strategy. But we can arrive at a conclusion only after seeing the final GO. But as of now, we have decided not to increase our ticket price. […]

Why Surge Prices Make Us So Mad: What Springsteen, Home Depot and a Nobel Winner Know | The New York Times

Why Surge Prices Make Us So Mad: What Springsteen, Home Depot and a Nobel Winner Know | The New York Times

When Bruce Springsteen decided to do a run of shows at a Broadway theater with fewer than a thousand seats, he appeared to reject the laws of economics — or at least what would seem to be in his financial best interest. He limited ticket prices to between $75 and $850 and has been allocating […]

A Different Take On Springsteen On Broadway | New Jersey Stage

A Different Take On Springsteen On Broadway | New Jersey Stage

As a music fan, Lynch never imagined he would write a song about him that could be considered anything less than reverential, but then Bruce announced an 80-show run of dates on Broadway in New York City. As he noticed the amount of negative feedback on Springsteen-related websites and forums, he realized that he was […]