Tag: omnichannel retailing

Black Friday 2017 deals: Here’s what’s on sale from Amazon, Samsung, Google, Apple, and others | Quartz

Black Friday 2017 deals: Here’s what’s on sale from Amazon, Samsung, Google, Apple, and others | Quartz

Another Black Friday is approaching, which means it’s time for consumer technology companies to start slashing prices—and looking at which prices are cut can be revealing. Whether it’s emptying out last year’s products from warehouses or trying to corner a specific market, Black Friday deals are a significant tool for manufacturers. Relative newcomers to the […]

Start times for every major online Black Friday 2017 sale | BGR

Start times for every major online Black Friday 2017 sale | BGR

See that ridiculous crowd of Black Friday shoppers mobbing the store in the photo at the top of this post? We’re going to do our best to ensure you don’t end up anywhere near a scene like that for Black Friday 2017. If you learn one thing and one thing only from us this month, […]

Thanksgiving 2017: How much will Thanksgiving dinner cost? | Business Insider

Thanksgiving 2017: How much will Thanksgiving dinner cost? | Business Insider

This year’s estimated Thanksgiving dinner price is a $0.75 decrease from 2016. The ABF attributes the declining cost to the falling cost of turkeys, which usually happens every year before Thanksgiving. For example, in the average year, November’s price per pound for turkey falls 10% lower than the price in September. As The New York Times’ Catherine Rampbell notes, grocery stores know […]

Walmart’s Next Pricing Strategy Is…Raising Select Prices Online? | Retail TouchPoints

Walmart’s Next Pricing Strategy Is…Raising Select Prices Online? | Retail TouchPoints

“Providing a cheaper price or a discount for picking up an online order in-store makes sense — after all, it is cheaper for Walmart to fulfill in this way and it gets the potential benefit of incremental sales when the customer collects,” said Neil Saunders, Managing Director at GlobalData Retail, in a RetailWire discussion. “However, […]

Growing Number Of Shoppers Visit Specialist Stores Over Mass Retailers | ESM Magazine

Growing Number Of Shoppers Visit Specialist Stores Over Mass Retailers | ESM Magazine

IRI’s study, which surveyed 2,600 consumers across seven European countries, reveals that make-up, perfumery and drug stores all outperform hypermarkets and supermarkets when it comes to customer satisfaction. The group attributes this to the higher level of customer experience that is delivered by specialist stores, aligned with shoppers’ expectations. “This a major challenge that manufacturers […]

Avios to introduce “dynamic pricing” | Business Traveller

Avios to introduce “dynamic pricing” | Business Traveller

Frequent flyer programme Avios is to move towards a “dynamic pricing” concept from next year, its parent company International Airlines Group (IAG) has confirmed. IAG announced the plans during its annual Capital Markets Day presentation, in which it said that there would be a “Progressive introduction of Dynamic Pricing from 2018”. Full details have yet […]

Nordstrom Doubles Down on Discount Format as Retail Woes Deepen | Bloomberg

Nordstrom Doubles Down on Discount Format as Retail Woes Deepen | Bloomberg

Off-Price Popularity In the past 20 years, off-price shopping has grown significantly. T.J. Maxx entered the market in 1976 and is now seen as the dominant player, competing with apparel retailers of every kind. For Nordstrom, the format has drawn in new customers as well as boosting sales — McKibbin said Rack has generated about […]

Black Friday 2017: Nordstrom, these 60 others to close on Thanksgiving | USA Today

Black Friday 2017: Nordstrom, these 60 others to close on Thanksgiving | USA Today

Sears Hometown, Shoe Carnival and Stein Mart — all stores that opened on Thanksgiving last year — will go dark along with 60-plus other stores for the holiday this year. That’s according to BestBlackFriday.com, whose 2017 Thanksgiving Closures List details retailer’s turkey day plans. Also new to the list is Nordstrom and its sister store, Nordstrom Rack, along with […]

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 […]

Only time will tell if an Omnichannel strategy will emerge for Taneira or not: Titan Business Head | Indiaretailing.com

Only time will tell if an Omnichannel strategy will emerge for Taneira or not: Titan Business Head | Indiaretailing.com

What is your brand’s pricing strategy? Our pricing strategy is comparable with pricing in the market for similar products – handwoven and pure fabrics. We have a large range of products in all price bands, starting at Rs 1500 for formal/daily wear, while a large part of our range is from Rs 4000-8000 for festive […]