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Pricing News Daily > 2/20/15

Pricing News Daily > 2/20/15

Pricing News Daily is a digest of top pricing strategy in the news, strategy expert and technology leader’s thought leadership, industry news and events, and resources for pricing professionals. This Edition is brought to you by: Value Innoruption Advisors Founded by Dr. Stephan Liozu, Value Innoruption Advisors provides training and consulting resources for organizations interested in […]

United Airlines cancels thousands of bargain tickets sold in pricing glitch | The Guardian

United Airlines cancels thousands of bargain tickets sold in pricing glitch | The Guardian

  Customers told their bookings have been cancelled after exchange rate error led to first and business class tickets cut to fraction of usual cost United Airlines has cancelled the reservations of thousands of customers who took advantage of a pricing glitch to save thousands of pounds on first class tickets. The glitch, first spotted […]

Pricing News Daily > 12/16/14

Pricing News Daily > 12/16/14

Pricing News Daily is a digest of top pricing strategy in the news, strategy expert and technology leader’s thought leadership, industry news and events, and resources for pricing professionals. This Edition is Sponsored by: Strategic Pricing Solutions Strategic Pricing Solutions, LLC (SPS) is a management consulting firm helping clients with pricing strategies, data analytics, and pricing […]

Amazon sellers hit by nightmare before Christmas as glitch cuts prices to 1p | The Guardian

Amazon sellers hit by nightmare before Christmas as glitch cuts prices to 1p | The Guardian

Sellers rounded on RepricerExpress, whose website boasts that it provides “the ridiculously simple way to increase your Amazon holiday sales”. Stuart Cameron said on RepricerExpress’s web forum that his entire inventory had been sold for 1p in less than two hours. “Heads are going to roll,” he wrote. “Solicitor first thing Monday morning. This has […]

Amazon 1p glitch – Software error sees hundreds of items sold for fractions of their value | The Independent

Amazon 1p glitch – Software error sees hundreds of items sold for fractions of their value | The Independent

A software error on the Amazon website has seen hundreds of items sold for just 1p, potentially costing retailers hundreds of thousands of pounds. The glitch affected prices between 7pm and 8pm on Friday, and involved firms who use the tool RepricerExpress. On its website, the software company promises to “auto-optimise” prices on behalf of […]

‘I spot and exploit pricing errors for a living’ | Telegraph

‘I spot and exploit pricing errors for a living’ | Telegraph

With as many as 40 Facebook posts on any given day, Mrs Swan’s followers can expect the latest information on everything from “flash sales” to how to buy one of Disney’s coveted Frozen dolls at a reduced price. But Mrs Swan’s biggest selling point is that she reports on price glitches, which have included a […]

Pricing News Daily > 12/1/14

Pricing News Daily > 12/1/14

Pricing News Daily is a digest of top pricing strategy in the news, strategy expert and technology leader’s thought leadership, industry news and events, and resources for pricing professionals. This Edition is Sponsored by: Value Innoruption Advisors Founded by Dr. Stephan Liozu, Value Innoruption Advisors provides training and consulting resources for organizations interested in embedding value-based […]

Pricing News Daily > 2/3/14

Pricing News Daily > 2/3/14

Top Headlines Have We Found The Ceiling For Super Bowl Ad Costs? | Forbes Price glitches: Do retailers have to honour pricing mistakes? | Telegraph J.C. Penney’s Pricing Is Faker Than Ever | TIME Survey: 92 percent of restaurant chains to raise menu prices in 2014 | NRN Amazon said Prime membership price may increase […]