Tag: Pricing Power

California Aims To Tackle Health Care Prices In Novel Rate-Setting Proposal | California Healthline

California Aims To Tackle Health Care Prices In Novel Rate-Setting Proposal | California Healthline

Backed by labor and consumer groups, a California lawmaker unveiled a proposal Monday calling for the state to set health care prices in the commercial insurance market. Supporters of the legislation, called the Health Care Price Relief Act, say California has made major strides in expanding health insurance coverage, but recent changes haven’t addressed the […]

SAP Project Trust – a stepping stone towards consumption based pricing | diginomica

SAP Project Trust – a stepping stone towards consumption based pricing | diginomica

In my earlier story about SAP Project Trust, an effort to finally nail the lid on SAP’s long-running indirect access issue, I made the point that enterprise software licensing models have not really adjusted to the digital world. Regardless of which vendor you talk to, the pricing model still revolves around the same basic unit of […]

SAP Project Trust – a stepping stone towards consumption based pricing | diginomica

SAP Project Trust – a stepping stone towards consumption based pricing | diginomica

In my earlier story about SAP Project Trust, an effort to finally nail the lid on SAP’s long-running indirect access issue, I made the point that enterprise software licensing models have not really adjusted to the digital world. Regardless of which vendor you talk to, the pricing model still revolves around the same basic unit of […]

Sanofi to Start Offering Discounts on Two Insulin Products | AJMC.com

Sanofi to Start Offering Discounts on Two Insulin Products | AJMC.com

The discount to patients comes as Sanofi, Eli Lilly, and Novo Nordisk are parties in a racketeering lawsuit where they recently acknowledged that consumers’ sticker shock over insulin prices are real. It’s just not the manufacturers’ fault, they argue, and it’s definitely not a crime. “Defendants acknowledge that pharmaceutical pricing is an important issue, especially […]

Bitcoin price ‘crash’: Cryptocurrency value could be stifled by shock Coinbase decision | Express.co.uk

Bitcoin price ‘crash’: Cryptocurrency value could be stifled by shock Coinbase decision | Express.co.uk

Reddit users recently discovered that they were unable to purchase the site’s premium membership using the cryptocurrency that could add to Bitcoin’s current price woes. User Emoney04 claimed that the decision was made in preparation for an “upcoming Coinbase change”. When questioned on whether the site had removed the Bitcoin payment option, they wrote: “Yup […]

Does This Apple Inc. iPhone X Plus Pricing Rumor Make Sense? | The Motley Fool

Does This Apple Inc. iPhone X Plus Pricing Rumor Make Sense? | The Motley Fool

Later this year, Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is expected to launch three new smartphones. The midprice model is expected to be a direct successor to the current iPhone X, while the most expensive model is expected to be a larger version of the next-generation iPhone X, which I’ll refer to as the iPhone X Plus. There has been quite […]

Apple May Cut The Price of iPhone X 2018 Models Amidst Declining Sales | Dazeinfo

Apple May Cut The Price of iPhone X 2018 Models Amidst Declining Sales | Dazeinfo

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is expected to launch three new iPhones in its 2018 lineup. A revamped version of iPhone X, phablet-sized iPhone X Plus and the ‘middle device’ iPhone X SE will hit the market later this year. Nearly five months after the launch of iPhone X, few people still pay for the outrageously priced device […]

Why Some Schools Pay More Than Others When Buying From Apple | WIRED

Why Some Schools Pay More Than Others When Buying From Apple | WIRED

WHEN ADMINISTRATORS IN Ohio’s Mentor Public Schools were buying MacBooks during the 2015-16 school year, the local Best Buy was offering a lower price than Apple, even after the company’s standard discount for school districts. Superintendent Matt Miller pushed for a better deal, but Apple said it would not budge from its price list. The […]

Bitcoin Today: Prices Tumble Below $8,000 as Twitter Confirms Crypto Ad Ban | TheStreet

Bitcoin Today: Prices Tumble Below $8,000 as Twitter Confirms Crypto Ad Ban | TheStreet

Bitcoin prices were crumbling Monday as corporate entities made more dramatic moves to enact cryptocurrency bans. After spending the morning hovering above the $8,000 mark, bitcoin dipped below that threshold in early afternoon trading to slump as low as about $7,875. The slide in price came following a very low-volatility week for bitcoin. The range in […]

I think Apple realized the iPhone X is too expensive | BGR

I think Apple realized the iPhone X is too expensive | BGR

When rumors first emerged last year that the iPhone X was going to cost $1,000 at launch, you could virtually taste the skepticism in the air. A phone that expensive would be too pricey to appeal to most consumers, the thinking went, and Apple would be left with a flagship phone that no one could […]