Tag: pricing pressures

Did U2 Drop its Kansas City Prices to Meet Lower Demand? | Ticket News

Did U2 Drop its Kansas City Prices to Meet Lower Demand? | Ticket News

I did a quick internet search and am surprised that no fans are complaining about the fact that U2 ticket prices were lowered sometime recently for upper level side seats from $100 each from the onsale back in June to $35 for similar seats that can be purchased today on Ticketmaster. I purchased 2 tickets […]

United Keeping `Painful’ Discounts to Fend Off Low-Fare Airlines | Bloomberg

United Keeping `Painful’ Discounts to Fend Off Low-Fare Airlines | Bloomberg

United Continental Holdings Inc. vowed to keep discounting fares amid an expanding price war that contributed to a projected $400 million blow to third-quarter sales. The third-largest U.S. carrier will continue fighting low-cost carriers with cheap tickets at major hubs despite the short-term pain, Chief Financial Officer Andrew Levy told investors Wednesday. The clash is adding […]

Competition keeps Baltimore County gas stations nimble | Baltimore Sun

Competition keeps Baltimore County gas stations nimble | Baltimore Sun

When it comes to filling up his GMC SUV, every penny counts for Frank Beales, a retired corrections officer from Violetville. He stopped at the U.S. Gas in Halethorpe earlier this month after seeing the street sign advertising $2.19 for a gallon of regular. “It’s the price,” said Beales, 66. “I’m sure I’m not the […]

Orica warns rising gas prices hitting profits and jobs | Herald Sun

Orica warns rising gas prices hitting profits and jobs | Herald Sun

HOUSEHOLDS PAYING INFLATED ELECTRICITY AND GAS PRICES Joining the ranks of manufacturing industry leaders to call for immediate action on surging prices, Mt Calderon on Thursday said the nation’s gas market was “at a crisis point”. Orica was in the “bizarre” situation where it could make more money converting imported ammonia into gas to sell […]