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Why is Dynamic Pricing Important to Header Bidding? | MarTech Advisor

Why is Dynamic Pricing Important to Header Bidding? | MarTech Advisor

Header bidding reveals the true benefits of dynamic pricing and highlights that it is the critical feature that has driven its adoption. Without dynamic pricing, header bidding would not be needed, and it was the need to include programmatic buyers within DFP that initially drove header bidding. In addition, the combination of dynamic pricing and […]

Dynamic Pricing Benefits Everyone – Part 2 | Strategic Pricing Solutions

Dynamic Pricing Benefits Everyone – Part 2 | Strategic Pricing Solutions

In my last blog post, Dynamic Pricing Benefits Everyone. Politicians Should Stay Out of It, I described the many ways in which dynamic pricing benefits us all.  As you can tell from the title, I also urged politicians to resist their natural desire to regulate things.  Within a couple days of my post, there was […]

Dynamic Pricing Benefits Everyone.  Politicians Should Stay Out of It | Strategic Pricing Solutions

Dynamic Pricing Benefits Everyone.  Politicians Should Stay Out of It | Strategic Pricing Solutions

Last week an article in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette focused on the potential for the use dynamic of pricing in Pittsburgh parking, Let’s make smart parking tools for Pittsburgh.  The article reports that Carnegie Mellon University created and administered a pilot project using dynamic pricing of parking spots in 2013 and 2014 which improved overall parking revenue […]

Portland Included in FHWA’s Parking Pricing Case Studies | Portland Shoupistas

Portland Included in FHWA’s Parking Pricing Case Studies | Portland Shoupistas

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) last month released two documents – “FHWA-Parking Pricing Workshop Summaries” and “FHWA Sponsored Parking Pricing Projects Update 2017” – on parking management and pricing initiatives in several U.S. cities including Seattle, Denver, and Portland. Since FHWA sponsored the Portland Parking Symposium in June 2015, the City of Portland has made […]

Kitchener looking to integrate more technology into city services | CTV Kitchener News

Kitchener looking to integrate more technology into city services | CTV Kitchener News

This year they plan on rolling out pay-by-phone parking that would allow a person to log onto their phone to add another hour on the parking meter. “A longer term solution is actually identifying parking spaces that are vacant, future connected vehicles and autonomous vehicles and how they can relate to parking spots, and dynamic […]

NYC Now Has a Smart Parking Payment App. When Will It Get Smart Parking Prices? | Streetsblog New York City

NYC Now Has a Smart Parking Payment App. When Will It Get Smart Parking Prices? | Streetsblog New York City

DOT began to address the city’s dysfunctional parking prices back in 2008 with the Park Smart program, which raises meter prices during periods of peak demand. That program has stalled out for several years however. A recent DOT strategic plan said the city would introduce “a pricing strategy to increase curb availability for deliveries and customer parking,” […]

Mayor hits out at ‘mismanagement’ of car parks as prices set to rise in west Dorset | Bridport and Lyme Regis News

Mayor hits out at ‘mismanagement’ of car parks as prices set to rise in west Dorset | Bridport and Lyme Regis News

Speaking at last week’s town management committee meeting, mayor of Lyme Regis, Cllr Owen Lovell, said: “They have been mismanaging these car parks for the last few years. “These car parks are crucial for our town. The price people pay for them is derisory.” Cllr Jeff Scowen was concerned that the town council could be […]

Smart Parking Market in Western Europe 2016-2020 | Research and Markets

Smart Parking Market in Western Europe 2016-2020 | Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Smart Parking Market in Western Europe 2016-2020” report to their offering. The smart parking market in Western Europe to grow at a CAGR of 13.7% during the period 2016-2020. Smart Parking Market in Western Europe 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with […]

DC pulls tech into the parking space | GCN

DC pulls tech into the parking space | GCN

Although the pilot has been running for only a few months, Day said they’ve uncovered some interesting information. “The first thing we found is that payment data is not a good indicator of occupancy,” Day said. “Sometimes people may pay for an hour of parking but only stay for half an hour,  and others may […]

Off-season transportation changes begin | Aspen Public Radio

Off-season transportation changes begin | Aspen Public Radio

Tonight Aspen City Council will hear the first reading of an ordinance to hike parking rates come summer. The proposed pilot program would run for June, July and August and effect rates in the Aspen core. The “dynamic pricing plan” increases the cost of parking based on longevity. A thirty minute stop costs $1, the […]