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Raley’s brings online pricing strategy to stores | Chain Store Age

Raley’s brings online pricing strategy to stores | Chain Store Age

Regional grocery chain optimizes store prices in real time. Privately-owned Raley’s, which operates 129 stores in California and Nevada, is applying artificial intelligence (AI) technology to bring intelligent, dynamic pricing to its stores. Raley’s recently completed a pilot of the AI-based Eversight pricing suite, focused on optimizing multiple product categories across various strategic goals. As […]

Hershey raises prices on candy bars, Halloween candy is next | MarketWatch

Hershey raises prices on candy bars, Halloween candy is next | MarketWatch

The Hershey Co. is raising prices on its candy bars, and says Halloween candy is next on the list. The previously announced price hikes, which affect a wide variety of merchandise, are expected to impact about 20% of Hershey HSY, -1.20%   portfolio. “The price increase we announced last summer remains on track, and the […]

New price points, smaller packs: How Kellogg plans to double India revenue | Business Standard News

New price points, smaller packs: How Kellogg plans to double India revenue | Business Standard News

Kellogg Company, India’s market leader in organised breakfast cereals space, aims to double its revenue in the next five years with 20 per cent growth in its business. Kellogg India will focus on increasing market penetration both in the urban and rural areas. The company is also considering rolling out product variants in smaller packs […]

Hershey Stock Has 1 Less Bear on the Street as Candy Prices Rise | Barron’s

Hershey Stock Has 1 Less Bear on the Street as Candy Prices Rise | Barron’s

Buy Hershey candy, but not the stock. That is the overwhelming consensus of Wall Street. Less than 20% of analysts covering the iconic candy company rate the shares a Buy, far lower than the 55% average for stocks in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Still, Hershey (ticker: HSY) stock rose about 3% on Wednesday after […]

Whole Foods grocery prices haven’t notably decreased since Amazon acquisition, study finds | Consumer Affairs

Whole Foods grocery prices haven’t notably decreased since Amazon acquisition, study finds | Consumer Affairs

In the two years since Amazon acquired Whole Foods, the average cost of groceries for Prime members who shop at chain has dropped a mere ten dollars, according to a study released Wednesday by Gordon Haskett Research Advisors. After purchasing Whole Foods in 2017 for $13.7 billion, Amazon set out to help the notoriously pricey […]

Nisa offers the best opportunity for retailer pricing freedom | betterRetailing

Nisa offers the best opportunity for retailer pricing freedom | betterRetailing

Analysis of the top selling soft drinks, confectionery and snack lines shows that only 16.4% of price-marked packs (PMPs) lacked a non-PMP variety, compared with 32.9% at Bestway and 35.6% at Booker. Responding to the research, Nisa told betterRetailing: “Our offer gives retailers the freedom to choose the lines they want, but also to set […]

Unfair Food Pricing Is Killing Family Farms and Regenerative Farming | Truthout

Unfair Food Pricing Is Killing Family Farms and Regenerative Farming | Truthout

Both mainstream parties advocate the neoliberal, free-trade policies that the ever more aggregated seed, food and chemical corporations have imposed upon the U.S. since World War II to the detriment of family-scale farms all over the world. The dairy farmers who got through the winter eating cereal and the new farmers who are eagerly starting […]

Should Dollar Tree Abandon Its One Dollar Roots? | The Motley Fool

Should Dollar Tree Abandon Its One Dollar Roots? | The Motley Fool

Dollar Tree (NASDAQ:DLTR) is known for its no-nonsense, everything-for-$1 pricing model. The company has been able to maintain it since it was founded in 1986, but given inflation and other pressures, some investors have called into question the long-term viability of this strategy. Embracing a willingness to test new ideas, the company announced it would experiment […]

Watch Your Coins, Dollar Tree’s Raising Prices | Forbes

Watch Your Coins, Dollar Tree’s Raising Prices | Forbes

Dollar Tree’s one dollar promise may be going away as the U.S. tariff war with China continues to play out. The discount chain has been testing pricier products in its “Dollar Tree Plus” collection in an effort to increase sales. CultureBanx reported minority communities across the country may be shelling out more money as they […]

New York Advances a Bill to End Gender Discrimination in Product Pricing | Pacific Standard

New York Advances a Bill to End Gender Discrimination in Product Pricing | Pacific Standard

The New York state assembly passed legislation this week that seeks to eliminate product discrimination, or charging different prices for men’s and women’s products. Women’s products, on average, cost 7 percent more than equivalent products targeted to men, a study by New York City Department of Consumer Affairs found. The study found specifically that, for […]