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Apex Legends Iron Crown Event Receives Backlash Over Pricing Model | dbltap

Apex Legends Iron Crown Event Receives Backlash Over Pricing Model | dbltap

Apex Legends has been in a good place since the release of Season 2. While the competitive mode didn’t capture the attention of every fan, it brought back a plethora of players that left during the Season 1 dud. Apex Legends seemed to be on an upward trend and its community was fairly happy until […]

‘Apex Legends’ Iron Crown Loot Box Pricing Is Hilariously Out Of Touch | Forbes

‘Apex Legends’ Iron Crown Loot Box Pricing Is Hilariously Out Of Touch | Forbes

While I appreciate Apex Legends as a fun battle royale title, it also operates as one of the last bastions of crazily over-monetized titles on the market, perhaps no surprise, given that it’s coming from EA. Apex Legends has already combined a storefront with a battle pass and loot boxes, and now their latest move […]

Have Mergers Created Monopoly Power in the Airline Industry? | View from the Wing

Have Mergers Created Monopoly Power in the Airline Industry? | View from the Wing

While there’s certainly been consolidation in the airline industry as America West acquired US Airways and then American; Delta acquired Northwest; Continental acquired United; Southwest acquired AirTran and Alaska Airlines acquired Virgin America this hasn’t led to higher prices for consumers. Government should remove barriers to competition, but it’s a stretch to suggest that the […]

Why the NDIS needs a pricing shake up | PBA

Why the NDIS needs a pricing shake up | PBA

Researchers at the Centre for Social Impact (CSI) believe the scheme’s approach to price setting is too centralised and detached from the realities of service delivery. NDIS providers have long argued that the main challenge for the sector was unrealistic pricing limits – which set the maximum prices that providers can charge participants for specific […]

FTC Buys Admission to Online Ticket Sale Workshop | Lexology

FTC Buys Admission to Online Ticket Sale Workshop | Lexology

After being forced to reschedule due to a government shutdown, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) held a workshop about online ticket sales. “That’s the Ticket” explored consumer protection issues regarding the online sale of concert and sporting event tickets. The issues included practices that limit ticket availability on the primary market, messages that mislead consumers […]

Higher prices for longer stays | UDaily

Higher prices for longer stays | UDaily

Why guest expectations and hotel pricing practices don’t align During the summer season, as people are booking their summer vacations, they’re deciding how long to stay away. Many believe that by booking a longer hotel stay they will get a “deal.” However, research from the University of Delaware’s Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics […]

Qualcomm fined for predatory pricing | The Times

Qualcomm fined for predatory pricing | The Times

Qualcomm, the world’s largest chipmaker, has been fined €242 million for blocking a rival from the market about a decade ago, its second antitrust penalty from the European Union. The European Commission accused Qualcomm of predatory pricing between 2009 and 2011 aimed at forcing out Icera, the British phone software maker, which is now part […]

Why sale prices may not mean you’re getting good deals | WPXI

Why sale prices may not mean you’re getting good deals | WPXI

Everybody loves a sale. But the problem is, retailers know it and a sale may not always be what it seems. That’s why Channel 11 Morning News anchor Katherine Amenta examined a new study, then hit the stores to show you how to protect your wallet. “Unfortunately I don’t really pay attention to prices when […]

How is MAP Pricing enforcement easy for business? | CustomerThink

How is MAP Pricing enforcement easy for business? | CustomerThink

Every business used to safeguard their brands because they need the protection of all sizes. To avoid this issue, implementing map enforcement is the best techniques to carry out everywhere. It is nothing, but it carries out advertising price policy and set by minimum range. Based on the plans, it would establish to declare minimum […]

Travel Industry Leverages AI in Most Entrancing Ways for Advanced Customer Experience | Analytics Insight

Travel Industry Leverages AI in Most Entrancing Ways for Advanced Customer Experience | Analytics Insight

The adoption of new-age technologies such as Big Data, Analytics, AI, Machine Learning and others, has accelerated the growth of travel sales at digital plethora in the past few years. Out of all the technologies, big data and machine learning play a significantly important role in driving success to the business. Reportedly, in 2016 alone, […]