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Company will refund customers affected by price gouging during Hurricane Harvey | SBG San Antonio

Company will refund customers affected by price gouging during Hurricane Harvey | SBG San Antonio

AUSTIN — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced Tuesday that the owner of several gas stations in the Dallas-Fort Worth area will repay customers who were price gouged during Hurricane Harvey last year. Paxton’s office received complaints that the two gas stations owned by Bains Brothers, LLC were charging up to $6.99 per gallon of […]

Uber Eats test lets restaurants trade discounts for ranking boost | TechCrunch

Uber Eats test lets restaurants trade discounts for ranking boost | TechCrunch

But what it did confirm is that the discounts for promoted placement test is live in India. “We’re always experimenting with ways to make it easier to find your favorite foods on Uber Eats,, according to a statement provided by an Uber spokesperson. The feature allows restaurants to create a bundled meal at a certain price […]

Uber admits to surge pricing at Global Citizen fest, offers full refunds | Times Live

Uber admits to surge pricing at Global Citizen fest, offers full refunds | Times Live

Uber SA has admitted to implementing surge pricing at the Global Citizen Festival at FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on Sunday, despite pledges by the festival and Uber that this would not happen. On Twitter, concert-goers said they were charged up to R1,200 for a trip after the festival. Uber has placed the blame on network […]

Ticket price gouging: Crackdown on scalping coming under Labor government | NEWS AU

Ticket price gouging: Crackdown on scalping coming under Labor government | NEWS AU

Bill Shorten has promised to crack down on the “growing scourge” of ticket gouging, which is increasingly robbing fans of the chance to attend major events. Labor says it will introduce a national ban on the use of ticket-buying bot software, which it estimates accounts for as much as 30 per cent of the traffic […]

Sinemia brings back debit cards following complaints over fees | engadget

Sinemia brings back debit cards following complaints over fees | engadget

As MoviePass began to flounder amid mounting money woes, changing its model every few weeks and introducing new restrictions like surge pricing and limits on what films customers could see on any given day, rival Sinemia began to turn some heads. It offered a number of different plans, as opposed to MoviePass’ one, and while […]

Uber shut down Uber Rent, its rental-car program for riders | Quartz

Uber shut down Uber Rent, its rental-car program for riders | Quartz

Uber has hit the brakes on a rental-car program for riders. Back in April, Uber announced Uber Rent, a program to let Uber riders rent a car from within the Uber app. The program was a partnership between Uber and Getaround, a startup that lets users find and instantly book vehicles from private car owners. […]

Marine Fuel Management Market Study by Price, Revenue and Gross Margin Analysis with its important Types and Application | World Money News

Marine Fuel Management Market Study by Price, Revenue and Gross Margin Analysis with its important Types and Application | World Money News

Marine Fuel Management Market research report provides Emerging Market trends, Raw Materials Analysis, Manufacturing Process, regional outlook and comprehensive analysis on different market segments. The Marine Fuel Management Market provides detailed analysis of Market Overview, Market Drivers, Opportunities, Potential Application. Top Key Players of Marine Fuel Management Market covered as: Emerson, DNV-GL AS, ABB, Siemens AG, Eniram, Krill Systems, Nautical […]

Lyft vs. Uber: Which Is Best for Riders and Drivers in 2018? | TheStreet

Lyft vs. Uber: Which Is Best for Riders and Drivers in 2018? | TheStreet

Price Differences Between Uber and Lyft While pricing for both Uber and Lyft is largely similar, it’s worth noting nominal differences. Pricing for both ride-sharing services is $1 at the start of the ride, with a per-mile charge of $1.50 and a per-minute fee of 25 cents. Passengers should know that both Uber and Lyft drivers […]

Grocers: It’s Time to Disrupt Your ‘Traditional’ Predictive Analytics Approaches | Progressive Grocer

Grocers: It’s Time to Disrupt Your ‘Traditional’ Predictive Analytics Approaches | Progressive Grocer

THE AI APPROACH The AI approach is based on processing all the available data and evaluating the connections and relationships between every single product, which sheds light on the various “ripple” effects – such as cross-category cannibalization/affinity, promotional and price elasticities, and forward-buying – that occur across the entire retailer’s product assortment anytime a decision […]

Are budget airlines really charging families to sit with their own children? | NewStatesmanAmerica

Are budget airlines really charging families to sit with their own children? | NewStatesmanAmerica

Are algorithms trying to steal our children? That’s the question at the heart of the latest airline ticket pricing scandal. Are budget airlines trying to squeeze more money out of families by deliberately allocating them seats in separate parts of the plane, then forcing them to pay a fee so that children can be seated […]