Tag: premium pricing

Hilton Bumps Up Award Night Costs | Simple Flying

Hilton Bumps Up Award Night Costs | Simple Flying

Hilton has made it a little more difficult to do so, through dynamic pricing (which means that the number of points you need to book a room is relative to the cash price for that particular room, which as we all know can change from minute to minute based on how many people are looking […]

Peloton CEO John Foley: Sales increased after we raised prices [Video] | Yahoo Finance

Peloton CEO John Foley: Sales increased after we raised prices [Video] | Yahoo Finance

Peloton CEO John Foley tells Yahoo Finance the profitable fitness startup saw sales of its in-home exercise bike actually increase after it raised the price to $2,245. “It was interesting psychology that we teased out,” Foley recalls. “In the very, very early days, we charged $1,200 for the Peloton bike for the first couple of […]

Seven Tips To Pricing Rental Property For Maximum Exposure And Consistent Income | Forbes

Seven Tips To Pricing Rental Property For Maximum Exposure And Consistent Income | Forbes

Whether you are converting your home into a rental property or investing in real estate for the benefit of passive income, you need to price your rent effectively in order to ensure minimal vacancy loss and maximum exposure to renters when you list for rent. The history of asking rent prices in the U.S. shows a steady […]

The Long and Short of Pricing Strategy | tech – growth – venture

The Long and Short of Pricing Strategy | tech – growth – venture

Creating Margin with Consumption-based Pricing Consumption pricing is charging based on how much or often a consumer uses the product.  The two most obvious examples would be almost any cloud storage provider or Invision’s per workflow product. This structure is perfect if your product could be accessed by an entire group or division with one […]

Hotel and Air Prices to Rise Sharply in 2019, Per GBTA/CWT Research: Meetings & Conventions

Hotel and Air Prices to Rise Sharply in 2019, Per GBTA/CWT Research: Meetings & Conventions

Travelers can expect steep increases in prices in 2019, with hotel room rates rising by 3.7 percent and the cost of air tickets climbing by 2.6 percent, according to the fifth annual Global Travel Forecast, published today by the Global Business Travel Association and Carlson Wagonlit Travel with the support of the Carlson Family Foundation. The report […]

Pricer’s Points: The Burt Lancaster School of Pricing | Mark Ritson

Pricer’s Points: The Burt Lancaster School of Pricing | Mark Ritson

So negotiations began. For six months, Puttnam tried every tactic he knew to reduce the $2 million price tag. Each time, Lancaster reconfirmed his desire to make the film and pointed to the only stumbling block: his $2 million fee. With only days left before filming began, the Local Hero production team admitted defeat and […]

Airbnb treads carefully as regulator demands transparency | PitchBook

Airbnb treads carefully as regulator demands transparency | PitchBook

After facing off with the likes of Uber and Google, the European Commission has done it again. The Commission and EU consumer authorities have given Airbnb seven weeks to revise its terms and conditions after announcing they do not comply with current rules. The announcement includes the assertion that the second most valuable startup in […]

Tabasco Just Released a Premium Version of Its Sauce (at an Astoundingly Premium Price) | Inc.com

Tabasco Just Released a Premium Version of Its Sauce (at an Astoundingly Premium Price) | Inc.com

Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek. Are you the sort who always buys a Lexus, insisting that, say, a Toyota is for, well, other people? Do you always order the most expensive wine on the menu and never, ever fly Economy? Then this […]

Rookie mistakes to avoid when you start an Airbnb rental | courier journal

Rookie mistakes to avoid when you start an Airbnb rental | courier journal

Letting Airbnb set your price Here’s the thing. Airbnb takes a cut of every stay, from both the host and the guest. I’m no mathlete, but if they book two million rooms a night (that’s their norm) at $100 apiece, they make more money than if they book a million at $250 (prices are just […]

Airbnb Denies It Has Surge Pricing For The Boston Marathon | BISNOW

Airbnb Denies It Has Surge Pricing For The Boston Marathon | BISNOW

AirbnbWATCH issued a report that accuses the short-term home rental website of price gouging for Boston’s biggest sporting event. A downtown Boston apartment that normally fetches $77 per night was listed for $2K per night the weekend of the marathon. A condo that normally rented for $89 per night was asking $1,200 that weekend. Airbnb […]