Tag: Price Pressures

AT&T launches new WatchTV streaming service at aggressive $15-per-month price | The Verge

AT&T launches new WatchTV streaming service at aggressive $15-per-month price | The Verge

Days after completing its monumental acquisition of Time Warner, AT&T is announcing a second streaming TV service that’s priced lower than the company’s existing DirecTV Now offering. The new service is called WatchTV and it launches next week. WatchTV includes 31 channels, with 6 networks from Viacom coming “soon after.” AT&T had confirmed the service […]

Gatorade is going sugarless for the first time in its 53-year-history | CNN Money

Gatorade is going sugarless for the first time in its 53-year-history | CNN Money

Read complete article here: … Pepsi’s Nooyi didn’t mention BodyArmor on its last earnings call, but she said a “new competitor” had dropped prices and chipped away slightly at Gatorade’s market share when it first landed on shelves. Yet Gatorade is trying to play the long game. It plans to hold prices steady, even if […]

June 19 – Soybean Prices Crater Under 9$ as Trade War Escalates | FarmLead

June 19 – Soybean Prices Crater Under 9$ as Trade War Escalates | FarmLead

The Trump administration delivered another blow to soybean prices Tuesday. The entire grain complex was deep in the red after the administration threatened to hit more than $200 billion in Chinese imports with a 10% tariff. The threat came days after China announced retaliatory levies on U.S. goods after Trump’s first round of tariffs. Let’s […]

India will pitch for responsible crude pricing: Pradhan | Deccan Herald

India will pitch for responsible crude pricing: Pradhan | Deccan Herald

India will pitch for ‘responsible’ crude pricing at the upcoming conference organised by oil producers’ cartel OPEC, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said today. On the rising oil prices in the country, the minister assured that the government would leave no stone unturned to keep these products within the reach of the common man. “There will […]

Microsoft offers charitable pricing for nonprofits | The Daily Star

Microsoft offers charitable pricing for nonprofits | The Daily Star

Microsoft has recently introduced charitable pricing for the nonprofit organisations in Bangladesh in line with its “Technology for social impact” initiative. The scheme was launched with the vision to accelerate transformation for nonprofits, the multinational technology company said in a statement yesterday. Under the initiative of charitable pricing, organisations eligible as nonprofits, will be able […]

Pradhan asks OPEC to price oil responsibly | Outlook

Pradhan asks OPEC to price oil responsibly | Outlook

India is 80 per cent dependent on imports to meet its oil needs and eight of its top suppliers are from the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC). The block accounted for about 83 per cent of India’s total crude oil imports, 98 per cent of its LPG imports and 74 per cent of its […]

Walmart targets Cincinnati home delivery market with ‘transparency’ pitch | WCPO

Walmart targets Cincinnati home delivery market with ‘transparency’ pitch | WCPO

“The great low price you see on produce, on consumables, on soup and crackers, it’s always the same low price online as they are in stores,” said Walmart spokeswoman Molly Blakeman. “That’s a big deal.” Similarly, Walmart’s delivery fee of $9.95 per order doesn’t change if you hit a certain order threshold, she added, and […]

Apple may just change its iPhone pricing strategy this year | Gadgets Now

Apple may just change its iPhone pricing strategy this year | Gadgets Now

Apple’s pricing strategy at times – or rather mostly — borders on arrogant yet the company manages to ship millions of devices every year. Like every year, a few months before Apple gets ready to unveil its new iPhones, the rumour mill starts churning about the prices. This time, a noted analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has […]

How repositioning a product allows you to 8x its price | a smart bear

How repositioning a product allows you to 8x its price | a smart bear

Pricing is often more about positioning and perceived value than it is about cost-analysis and unconvincing ROI calculators. As a result, repositioning can allow you to charge many times more than you think. Here’s how. You’ve created a marketing tool called DoubleDown that doubles the cost-efficiency of AdWords campaigns. You heard that right folks — as a […]

Who Started The Price War? | Modern Distribution Management

Who Started The Price War? | Modern Distribution Management

There are literally hundreds of studies, books and seminars on distribution pricing. They all have catchy titles like “How to stop price wars before they start,” “How to win the price war,” and “How to improve your team’s negotiation and price augmenting skills.” But who started your price war, anyway? On average, when distribution leaders […]