Tag: Price War

Oil Imports: India Gears Up To Play Hardball With Suppliers Over Pricing | Swarajya

Oil Imports: India Gears Up To Play Hardball With Suppliers Over Pricing | Swarajya

After telling Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) members on Sunday that India has other options to buy oil at competitive prices, New Delhi is set to play hardball with its traditional suppliers from the Middle East on pricing. India is reworking its import strategy by stepping up the share of short-term contracts to […]

Uber Pushed the Limits of the Law. Now Comes the Reckoning | Bloomberg

Uber Pushed the Limits of the Law. Now Comes the Reckoning | Bloomberg

Shortly after taking over Uber Technologies Inc. in September, Dara Khosrowshahi told employees to brace for a painful six months. U.S. officials are looking into possible bribes, illicit software, questionable pricing schemes and theft of a competitor’s intellectual property. The very attributes that, for years, set the company on a rocket-ship trajectory—a tendency to ignore […]

Kroger Co. (KR) shifts strategy, looks to sell convenience store business | WCPO

Kroger Co. (KR) shifts strategy, looks to sell convenience store business | WCPO

CINCINNATI — The Kroger Co. is contemplating the sale of its 784-store chain of convenience stores and pursuing a broader initiative to boost annual profits by $400 million in the next three years. The Restock Kroger initiative, debuted at an investor conference Wednesday, is an attempt to “redefine the food and grocery customer experience” using […]

This Chart Shows Why Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) Pricing Strategy Is Working | Benzinga

This Chart Shows Why Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) Pricing Strategy Is Working | Benzinga

Netflix, Inc.’s stock continued Monday to hit new all-time highs after the company confirmed a price increase for its two highest membership tiers. The price increase does mark the third of its kind since the video streaming option was launched in 2011, Statista highlighted. Granted, subscribers don’t like a price increase in any service they […]

Amazon’s 3 Underappreciated Growth Trends | GuruFocus.com

Amazon’s 3 Underappreciated Growth Trends | GuruFocus.com

Perception of being cheap but not actually the cheapest A common narrative would be that Whole Foods is a lot cheaper now that Amazon has taken over after its $13.7 billion takeover. If you take a closer look at Amazon’s pricing strategy with the precision of a pricing strategist, you will realize that perception can […]

Amazon Pressure With Whole Foods’ Competitive Pricing | eSellercafe

Amazon Pressure With Whole Foods’ Competitive Pricing | eSellercafe

The Amazon effect on Whole Foods Another effect on this is that customers from its competitors have shifted over to Whole Foods. Around 24 percent of new customers come from Walmart, while from Kroger it got 16 percent. This means that customers are preferring the lower prices that Whole Foods is offering as opposed to […]

Three grocery stores. Three strategies. Who wins on price? | The Buffalo News

Three grocery stores. Three strategies. Who wins on price? | The Buffalo News

Before Whole Foods arrived in Amherst last month, most Western New Yorkers knew one big thing about the supermarket: Its nickname is “Whole Paycheck.” So we wanted to find out, are Whole Foods’ prices really that high? And how do they compare to our two biggest local grocery chains, Tops and Wegmans? Comparing prices is […]

Uber suspends dynamic pricing amid NSL disruption | Channel NewsAsia

Uber suspends dynamic pricing amid NSL disruption | Channel NewsAsia

SINGAPORE: Ride-hailing service Uber said it will temporarily suspend dynamic pricing amid the massive disruption to train service along the North-South Line (NSL) on Saturday (Oct 7). According to an Uber Singapore spokesperson, the company is working with the Land Transport Authority “to assist with the MRT service disruption between Ang Mo Kio and Marina […]

Only time will tell if an Omnichannel strategy will emerge for Taneira or not: Titan Business Head | Indiaretailing.com

Only time will tell if an Omnichannel strategy will emerge for Taneira or not: Titan Business Head | Indiaretailing.com

What is your brand’s pricing strategy? Our pricing strategy is comparable with pricing in the market for similar products – handwoven and pure fabrics. We have a large range of products in all price bands, starting at Rs 1500 for formal/daily wear, while a large part of our range is from Rs 4000-8000 for festive […]

Netflix subscribers, get ready for a rise in prices | Mashable

Netflix subscribers, get ready for a rise in prices | Mashable

Get ready to pay just a bit more for your Netflix subscription. The streaming video service will be raising prices on its middle and top tier plans in the U.S. starting in November. Subscribers who currently pay for the standard $9.99 service will be charged $10.99. The price of the premium tier will rise from […]