Tag: Price Changes

Travel Experts Discuss “Dynamic Pricing” and How Industry is Beginning to Set Prices Based on Consumer Income/Shopping Habits | Markets Insider

Travel Experts Discuss “Dynamic Pricing” and How Industry is Beginning to Set Prices Based on Consumer Income/Shopping Habits | Markets Insider

NEW YORK, April 4, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The term “Dynamic Pricing” has been bantered about the travel industry for quite a while, but it certainly didn’t originate there. The retail industry has been tracking consumer purchases for quite some time and pushing discounts and special offers on future products based on past purchases. What makes […]

The Golf Business Faces Some Formidable Hazards | Business West

The Golf Business Faces Some Formidable Hazards | Business West

Meanwhile … in professional golf, when a player has to work exceedingly hard to make pars and keep from falling down the leaderboard, those analyzing the action on TV like to say that he or she is ‘grinding it out.’ And that’s exactly what area courses are doing — working exceedingly hard so as not […]

What determines Broadway ticket pricing | Broadway News

What determines Broadway ticket pricing | Broadway News

BN: Do you think the high prices of some Broadway shows and on secondary ticketing sites encourages other shows to charge more? MF: It does, and it’s a mistake. For awhile, producers would go and look in the secondary market and see what their tickets were being resold for and say if someone is selling […]

Regulators to ensure Grab-Uber deal will not erode competition | The Straits Times

Regulators to ensure Grab-Uber deal will not erode competition | The Straits Times

The LTA added that it was reviewing a regulatory framework to license private-hire car operators “to keep the private-hire car and taxi industries open and contestable”. The CCS said Singapore’s competition laws prohibit mergers that may result in a “substantial lessening of competition”, and indicated that it could “require the merger to be unwound or […]

Why Railways Needs to Extend Flexi Fares Scheme and Not Opt for Frequent Tweaks | News18

Why Railways Needs to Extend Flexi Fares Scheme and Not Opt for Frequent Tweaks | News18

In its latest report, CAG has said that the railways ministry needs to revisit the passenger and other coaching tariffs so as to recover the cost of operations in a phased manner and reduce its losses in core activities. “The fixation of passenger fare and freight charges should be based on the cost involved so […]

Merger of Grab and Uber drive monopoly, pricing concerns | Bangkok Post

Merger of Grab and Uber drive monopoly, pricing concerns | Bangkok Post

The merger between Grab and Uber is driving market concentration to monopoly levels, underlying the urgency of regulations that legalise and keep in check ride-sharing service in Thailand, say industry… Please credit and share this article with others using this link:https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/transport/1435682/merger-of-grab-and-uber-drive-monopoly-pricing-concerns. View our policies at http://goo.gl/9HgTd and http://goo.gl/ou6Ip. © Post Publishing PCL. All rights reserved. […]

Making sure the price is right | Houston Chronicle

Making sure the price is right | Houston Chronicle

Martin Fraenkel is president of S& P Global Platts, the leading independent provider of benchmark prices for crude oil, refined products, natural gas and a variety of other commodities. Platts tracks transactions at ports and other locations and publishes price benchmarks used in energy and commodities trading around the world. Platts’ more recent efforts include […]

Five Great Ways To Order Groceries From Your Couch | Washingtonian

Five Great Ways To Order Groceries From Your Couch | Washingtonian

The Kind Where Several Stores Go to You FreshDirect and AmazonFresh are like Peapod in that they deliver all manner of groceries, but they source items from different purveyors. FreshDirect’s emphasis is on fresh—as in produce, eggs, and the like. Delivery costs $7.99. Amazon­Fresh wins raves for customer service and selection, including Whole Foods fare. It charges $14.99 […]

Studies are increasingly clear: Uber, Lyft congest cities | WPXI

Studies are increasingly clear: Uber, Lyft congest cities | WPXI

BOSTON (AP) – One promise of ride-hailing companies like Uber and Lyft was fewer cars clogging city streets. But studies suggest the opposite: that ride-hailing companies are pulling riders off buses, subways, bicycles and their own feet and putting them in cars instead. And in what could be a new wrinkle, a service by Uber called […]

Dell EMC warns of server RAM price surge amid global shortage | CRN Australia

Dell EMC warns of server RAM price surge amid global shortage | CRN Australia

A global DRAM shortage is expected to cause a surge in pricing from next month, with at least one vendor contacting buyers this week informing them of the situation. According to correspondence seen by CRN, Dell EMC sales staff are contacting Australian customers warning them of a significant supply shortage on memory globally, which will […]