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Canberra petrol stations made double the profit of their counterparts across Australia last year | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Canberra petrol stations made double the profit of their counterparts across Australia last year | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

If you suspected that petrol stations in Canberra are ripping you off — you are right. The numbers have been laid out black and white in a report into fuel pricing by the Independent Competition and Regulatory Commission (ICRC), which found Canberra’s fuel retailers make on average a $750,000 profit annually, compared to $400,000 at […]

After a historic season, Kentucky football ticket prices surge nearly 20% | Saturday Down South

After a historic season, Kentucky football ticket prices surge nearly 20% | Saturday Down South

When you think of the University of Kentucky Wildcats, basketball is probably the first sport that comes to mind. While the football team’s pedigree can’t match that found on the hardwood, there has been momentum building in Kroger Field. The ticket market has taken notice of that recent success, too, with the average ticket price […]

The Key to Energy Conservation? Priming Consumers with Price | Tuck School of Business

The Key to Energy Conservation? Priming Consumers with Price | Tuck School of Business

What they discovered was quite surprising. The only form of communication that had any impact on reducing electricity consumption during peak periods was the one that conveyed pricing information; the households pretty much ignored everything else. But the pricing appeal did make a significant impact: the households in the pricing group reduced their electricity usage […]

Avis and Hertz Struggle to Find Path to Car Rental Profit | Skift

Avis and Hertz Struggle to Find Path to Car Rental Profit | Skift

Avis’ struggles point to the reality that competition with ridesharing companies and its car rental rivals has made it difficult to raise prices while competing for customers. The company is seeing corporate customers renting for a longer span of time, but it lacks the ability to raise prices and drive more revenue. “Corporate… volume has […]

PXG’s New 0211 Irons: No Signature Weights And Pricing To Challenge Major Brands | Forbes

PXG’s New 0211 Irons: No Signature Weights And Pricing To Challenge Major Brands | Forbes

PXG’s latest golf club offering is a major departure – both in price point and looks. The signature tungsten and titanium perimeter weights are gone. So is the price tag of around $400 per iron. Those two things were perhaps PXG’s most visible differentiators from any other club manufacturer. The company’s new 0211 irons, set […]

The restaurant with dynamic costing | The Hindu

The restaurant with dynamic costing | The Hindu

A couple of cost accountants came together to start a restaurant. They made quite a few enquiries about the possible clientele, number of eateries around that area, offices nearby that would have both floating and regular customers. They then started it with as little fanfare as possible, to reduce overheads on advertisement costs. They decided […]

Best and worst car hire companies revealed | Which? News

Best and worst car hire companies revealed | Which? News

Starting life in Alicante in 1985 with just four Ford Fiestas and an Escort, Goldcar has grown to become one of Europe’s biggest budget providers with offices in 17 countries. Despite offering attractive headline prices, from as low as £1.20 per day, the company received just two stars for value for money. Customers told Which? […]

City considers flex pricing for some San Francisco tourist attractions [Video] | abc7 News

City considers flex pricing for some San Francisco tourist attractions [Video] | abc7 News

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — San Francisco’s Recreation and Parks Department will be voting on flex pricing at four top tourist spots. Prices could go up by 50 percent during peak hours and drop by 25 percent when demand is low. Ask a tourist from Europe if they would pay extra to see an amazingly-wonderful San […]

Surge pricing for nonresident admission at tourist attractions clears first hurdle | The San Francisco Examiner

Surge pricing for nonresident admission at tourist attractions clears first hurdle | The San Francisco Examiner

Surge pricing for admission of non-residents to visit four popular tourist attractions was backed Thursday by a Recreation and Park committee. As reported by The Examiner on Wednesday, the plan would allow the Recreation and Park Department to raise non-resident admission fees by as much as 50 percent and decrease them by 25 percent for […]

Portland Timbers, Thorns freeze concession prices and add ‘park pricing’ for some games | Pro Soccer USA

Portland Timbers, Thorns freeze concession prices and add ‘park pricing’ for some games | Pro Soccer USA

The Portland Timbers are the latest club in Major League Soccer to embrace lower concession prices in a bid to boost the game-day experience. The club has announced plans to offer “park pricing” for some midweek games, which includes $2 hot dogs, $2 nachos and $5 Coors Light. The lower prices will be available during […]