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Fan friendly pricing comes to Toyota Field | KTXS

Fan friendly pricing comes to Toyota Field | KTXS

Concession items at Toyota Field just got a little bit cheaper. San Antonio FC announced today new Fan Friendly Pricing for seven things on the menu. SAFC will be serving up 16 oz. domestic draft beer for just $5, 24 oz. fountain sodas for $2.50, and bottled water for $3. Other discounted food items include […]

Erdogan’s War on Turkey’s Rising Food Prices Leaves Casualties |  Voice of America

Erdogan’s War on Turkey’s Rising Food Prices Leaves Casualties | Voice of America

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has declared war on food inflation. With food prices rising nearly 30 percent and looming critical local elections next month Erdogan is turning to unconventional methods to rein in costs. Subsidized food is being sold at distribution centers in Istanbul and the capital, Ankara, along with several provincial cities. The […]

Why Walmart farms out same-day grocery deliveries to low-cost freelance drivers | WHTC

Why Walmart farms out same-day grocery deliveries to low-cost freelance drivers | WHTC

The amount that drivers are paid is determined largely by the distance from a store to the shopper’s home or location. For example, for all deliveries within 5 miles of the pick-up point, the retailer agrees to pay a certain amount. It works similarly for distances of 10 or 15 miles from the store as […]

Whole Foods to hike prices | Austin Business Journal

Whole Foods to hike prices | Austin Business Journal

After some widely publicized price cuts in 2017, Whole Foods Market Inc. is upping prices on a wide range of products, according to multiple media reports. The price hikes range from 10 cents to a few dollars. The Wall Street Journal reports the increases are because of demands from consumer-product makers to help cover their […]

Turkish Food Fight Turns to Raids, Fines as Inflation Stings | Bloomberg

Turkish Food Fight Turns to Raids, Fines as Inflation Stings | Bloomberg

Turkey has found that fighting words alone aren’t enough to deter the people it blames for runaway food inflation. After weeks of bashing those deemed price-gougers as traitors and even terrorists, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s AK Party is backing up threats with deeds. Fines are on the way after raids of wholesale food markets in […]

Retailers Should Pay Extra Special Attention To Kroger’s Shelf Labeling Plans With Microsoft | Forbes

Retailers Should Pay Extra Special Attention To Kroger’s Shelf Labeling Plans With Microsoft | Forbes

While it is neat to see digital displays come to life within a store, and while the label shelving substrate alone is enough to make someone feel like they suddenly walked into an episode of Star Trek Next Generation, the “tech,” even with all its flashing fruit, should not overshadow why digital pricing displays are […]

Dollar store customers unconvinced by proposed change to pricing | Financial Times

Dollar store customers unconvinced by proposed change to pricing | Financial Times

A Manhattan-based hedge fund manager thinks he knows what is best for Dollar Tree. Starboard Value’s Jeff Smith argues the US discount variety chain should stop insisting on pricing every item — from spatulas to sunglasses — at only $1. But 760 miles away in suburban Nashville, customers are unconvinced. “They’d lose a lot of […]

New milestone in moving towards True Price open standards! | True Price

New milestone in moving towards True Price open standards! | True Price

Imagine a world where every product is priced for its true price, a price which considers social and environmental costs too, such as underpayment of workers and air pollution. Last month, this world became one step closer as True Price took an important step in its mission to enable everyone to know the true price of a […]

What expensive ketchup can tell us about Amazon’s grocery strategy | The Grocer

What expensive ketchup can tell us about Amazon’s grocery strategy | The Grocer

On the face of it, it’s a head-scratching offer. Six squeezy bottles of no-name ketchup for an eye-watering £10.34, more than three times the price you’d have to pay for six bottles of own-label ketchup in Tesco, where a 550g bottle costs just 65p. Own-label mayonnaise, yellow mustard and BBQ sauce under the same Solimo […]

How Whole Foods competitor Thrive Market plans to beat Amazon | Digiday

How Whole Foods competitor Thrive Market plans to beat Amazon | Digiday

“Amazon buying Whole Foods has created a big opportunity for us,” said Nick Green, the co-founder and CEO of Thrive Market. “Whole Foods has been the standard bearer for natural foods and organic products, but the challenge it has had is that many people don’t live near one, and many people can’t afford it. When […]