Tag: Price Transparency

Three easy steps to drive your pharmaceutical pricing strategy | GfK

Three easy steps to drive your pharmaceutical pricing strategy | GfK

Pricing for pharmaceuticals continues to grow in complexity for the industry due to a variety of factors.  A few of the prominent challenges our clients face include: Just one chance to get it right. Once a price strategy is in place, course corrections are difficult and sometimes even impossible; for example, price increases in ex-US […]

Legal services: It’s time to be transparent about pricing | City A.M.

Legal services: It’s time to be transparent about pricing | City A.M.

Clients’ dissatisfaction around pricing is reaching a crisis point. Increasingly, law firms are responding by going back to the drawing board and reworking their pricing models. Firms with their eye on the future are dispensing with timesheets – too long the bane of our industry. Without timesheets, law firms should adopt an approach to pricing […]

Campaigners welcome NHS England call for ‘more regulation’ of drug pricing | Global Justice Now

Campaigners welcome NHS England call for ‘more regulation’ of drug pricing | Global Justice Now

Diarmaid McDonald of patient campaign Just Treatment said: “We’re currently campaigning to get Pfizer to charge a price for breast cancer drug, palbociclib, that the NHS can afford. If they don’t drop the price then the government should use its power – known as a crown use licence – to secure a fairly priced generic […]

Pfizer, Amazon, President Trump, football, social injustice, global warming, American Airlines, racism | Dallas News

Pfizer, Amazon, President Trump, football, social injustice, global warming, American Airlines, racism | Dallas News

The shady nature of drug pricing was well illustrated in the news about the outcome of the Pfizer lawsuit against the Texas Health and Human Services Commission. Pfizer had filed a lawsuit for disclosing drug pricing and rebate information to two Texas legislators who were outside the inner circle of “need to know” individuals. Unsurprisingly, […]

Reliance Jio offers 100 per cent cashback on Rs 399 recharge this Diwali; new telecom tariff war begins | The Economic Times

Reliance Jio offers 100 per cent cashback on Rs 399 recharge this Diwali; new telecom tariff war begins | The Economic Times

Weeks after Trai effected a drastic cut in interconnect usage charge (IUC), the Reliance Jio offer is likely to set off a new tariff war in the Indian telecom sector. Yesterday, India’s No 1 telecom player AirtelBSE 2.86 % has partnered with Karbonn Mobiles to sell 4G smartphone at an effective price of Rs 1,399, […]

Celltrion to adopt aggressive pricing for Avastin biosimilar | The Korea Herald

Celltrion to adopt aggressive pricing for Avastin biosimilar | The Korea Herald

[THE INVESTOR] Korea’s biopharmaceutical firm Celltrion seeks to launch its version of Roche’s blockbuster cancer therapy Avastin at a highly competitive price to compete with other biosimilar makers making much faster progress. Celltrion, which was the first to enter European markets with its biosimilars of Remicade and Rituxan, plans to implement a deep-discount pricing strategy […]

Railways looking at airline pricing model: Lohani | Business Standard News

Railways looking at airline pricing model: Lohani | Business Standard News

The much-hyped dynamic pricing system that invited a lot of criticism for the Indian Railways may soon be converted into an airline-like model. This could mean that railway fares would go down during lean seasons. Ashwani Lohani, the newly-appointed railway board chairman, said the railways were relooking at the new pricing system. Though a railway […]

Miami Healthcare Executives Advise National Audience About Impending Price Transparency | PRWeb

Miami Healthcare Executives Advise National Audience About Impending Price Transparency | PRWeb

The SHSMD conference attracted nearly 2,000 healthcare marketing professionals, and the event included sessions from some of the nation’s most distinguished thought leaders in the healthcare marketing and communications space, including Weinbach, Irizarry, and Klass. “Thanks to high-deductible health plans and increasing insurance premiums, the healthcare cost burden is shifting, and consumers bear a greater […]

Prescription drug pricing is totally broken, even for generics—here’s what happened — Quartz

Prescription drug pricing is totally broken, even for generics—here’s what happened — Quartz

Much less attention has been paid to the price of prescription drugs that tens of millions Americans take every day–that is, the 85% of prescriptions that treat common chronic conditions such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol, chronic pain, diabetes, and depression–and are usually generic medications, not brand-name drugs. Generics are the versions of drugs […]

How Walmart Found Its Footing in the Amazon Era | AdAge

How Walmart Found Its Footing in the Amazon Era | AdAge

The price/convenience equation Walmart’s vaunted lower prices have made life harder for such rivals as Target, Kroger and Dollar General, even if the primary intended targets were Amazon and hard discounters like Aldi and Lidl. In a presentation to corporate officers in May, Rogers outlined Walmart’s marketing strategy, but emphasized this point: “None of this […]