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Doughnut Chain Closes Stores With No Warning | KNSI

Doughnut Chain Closes Stores With No Warning | KNSI

In December 2017, seven Tim Hortons in the Twin Cities were sued by their parent company for not paying franchise fee payments. And in February, Tim-Minn, the franchise group that operates some Minnesota Tim Hortons, sued Tim Hortons for price gouging. The suit claims Tim Hortons made false and misleading statements, prompting Minn-Tim to invest […]

Report: Tim Hortons Looks To Be Leaving The Twin Cities – WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Report: Tim Hortons Looks To Be Leaving The Twin Cities – WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Tim Hortons, the Canadian coffee and donut shop, is apparently retreating from the Twin Cities after making a move into the metro market just three years ago. The Pioneer Press reports that an employee at the Eagan store confirmed Thursday it was closed, along with other Twin Cities stores under the same […]

Dunkin’ Brands sees revenue increase almost six per cent | Global Coffee Report

Dunkin’ Brands sees revenue increase almost six per cent | Global Coffee Report

“This solid performance, across both morning and afternoon, was driven by consistent, compelling national value promotions and continued beverage sales momentum.” “Going forward, the collaboration we have with our franchisees and licensees will remain our number one asset, and we will continue to work together to modernise our brands and deliver healthy growth.” Dunkin’ says […]

Ugh: British Airways Changing Partner Award Prices | One Mile at a Time

Ugh: British Airways Changing Partner Award Prices | One Mile at a Time

What could British Airways be changing? Currently British Airways has a distance based award chart. This can represent an exceptional value for short haul awards, while it can represent a not-great value for long haul awards. … Since British Airways isn’t revealing the changes here, my guess is that they’re following the industry trend. Maybe […]

The change agent: Stick with the pricing if you are sure about it | Gulf News

The change agent: Stick with the pricing if you are sure about it | Gulf News

The Business Challenge If your products are of premium quality, then you most likely have a pricing strategy to support that. Selling against low-priced competitors is a challenge for almost any industry. There will always be a competitor who is in desperate need of a sale and will sell at a lower price than yours. […]

5 Most Common Pricing Strategies | eXplosion

5 Most Common Pricing Strategies | eXplosion

When it comes to pricing strategies, the ‘how’ is Paramount knowledge to acquire. So many people know when and when not to price, but very few people know how to price, and this is the core of every business dealings. Most businesses thrive nowadays because owners have a vast knowledge about how to go about […]

Pricer’s Points: Five Myths About Price and Discounting | Mark Boundy

Pricer’s Points: Five Myths About Price and Discounting | Mark Boundy

I can’t think of any concepts more misunderstood than price, pricing, and discounting. An alarming number of businesses price poorly, losing out on profits as a result. We even teach falsehoods about price at the college level. Let’s discuss five myths about pricing, and its Mr. Hyde alter-ego, discounting. I usually start breathing fire on this topic, so […]

U.S. franchisee files suit against Tim Hortons, alleging price gouging | National Post

U.S. franchisee files suit against Tim Hortons, alleging price gouging | National Post

Weeks after achieving a breakthrough in two class-action lawsuits with restive Canadian franchisees, Tim Hortons and its parent company are facing a fresh legal fight with a Minnesota-based franchisee over accusations of price-gouging and misleading statements. “This matter is about broken promises, unfulfilled contractual expectations and false and misleading statements and omissions,” reads a complaint […]

Pricer’s Points: Pricing Talk on LinkedIn

Pricer’s Points: Pricing Talk on LinkedIn

Keep up with the latest pricing news, events, and other resources via LinkedIn here. Find upcoming pricing training events here. The following are a few of our favorite recent pricing shares and discussions on LinkedIn.                

Odeon defends £40 hi-tech cinema prices | BBC News

Odeon defends £40 hi-tech cinema prices | BBC News

Odeon has responded to criticism over the prices it is charging for seats at its new hi-tech cinema in London, where tickets will cost up to £40. It told the BBC the prices were similar to tickets for theatre or live sports. The newly refurbished Odeon Leicester Square will re-open later this month, showing Mary […]