Tag: Pricing Strategy

Household Electricity Pricing: Dynamic Pricing under Different Taxation Schemes | Advanced Science News

Household Electricity Pricing: Dynamic Pricing under Different Taxation Schemes | Advanced Science News

The developments in electricity production from renewable resources, like wind and solar power, requires an increasingly flexible power system. One option attracting considerable attention for several decades is to make use of idle flexibility from electricity consumers. The continuous roll-out of smart meters enables more detailed billing, and consumers could switch to dynamic pricing schemes […]

Grab and Uber offer discounts for Penang | The Malay Mail Online

Grab and Uber offer discounts for Penang | The Malay Mail Online

“Grab is not taking any commissions till further notice from rides generate from Penang so every fare goes back to the drivers’ pocket to support their welfare during this time,” he said. The ride hailing service will also not be implementing any surge or dynamic pricing at this period. In addition to that, Tiew said […]

Russia to crack down on World Cup 2018 ticket touts | Sport

Russia to crack down on World Cup 2018 ticket touts | Sport

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev vowed on Thursday to crack down harshly on people who intended to profit from reselling their tickets to the 2018 World Cup. The price of admission for the June 14-July 15 event ranges from 1,200 rubles ($22, 19 euros) for the nosebleed seats at the opening matches to 66,000 rubles […]

Winter Olympics 2018 Ticket Prices and Costs: What to Know | Money

Winter Olympics 2018 Ticket Prices and Costs: What to Know | Money

Tickets Scoring tickets to the actual events is still possible, but prices can vary widely depending on what you want to attend and which seating section you opt for. For example, tickets for the Opening Ceremony start at just over $400, but a front-row seat is currently selling on Stubhub for as high as $5,946. […]

iPhone X Costs $115 More Than iPhone 8, Thanks to Samsung’s Display and Variety of Other Materials | wccftech

iPhone X Costs $115 More Than iPhone 8, Thanks to Samsung’s Display and Variety of Other Materials | wccftech

The iPhone X in the U.S. is being sold for an outright $999 price tag, making it the most expensive iPhone Apple has ever released to date. The reason for such a high price tag is because the company has been forced to transition to newer technologies ranging from the OLED technology and others. According […]

Growing Number Of Shoppers Visit Specialist Stores Over Mass Retailers | ESM Magazine

Growing Number Of Shoppers Visit Specialist Stores Over Mass Retailers | ESM Magazine

IRI’s study, which surveyed 2,600 consumers across seven European countries, reveals that make-up, perfumery and drug stores all outperform hypermarkets and supermarkets when it comes to customer satisfaction. The group attributes this to the higher level of customer experience that is delivered by specialist stores, aligned with shoppers’ expectations. “This a major challenge that manufacturers […]

Match Group’s Tinder emerges as cash cow courtesy of data science, dynamic pricing, paying off tech debt | ZDNet

Match Group’s Tinder emerges as cash cow courtesy of data science, dynamic pricing, paying off tech debt | ZDNet

The more interesting development will be seeing how Tinder uses artificial intelligence to drive matches as well as monetization and revenue growth. Tinder has been building its data science team and added Dr. Xue Liu, a computer science professor at McGill University, as its chief scientist. Tinder is also adding analytics and data science talent […]

Power hike ‘will lead to job losses’ | Daily News

Power hike ‘will lead to job losses’ | Daily News

Electricity was a significant expense for many businesses, being second to labour cost, she said. “The additional cost has to be accommodated somewhere else and since it cannot be passed on to customers in pricing because that would just render us uncompetitive, it must be accommodated by shedding labour costs.” Eskom wants its clients to […]

Fiesta CEO: Hurricanes to blame for Q3 declines | Fast Casual

Fiesta CEO: Hurricanes to blame for Q3 declines | Fast Casual

Managing capital and financial discipline Based on research and financial modeling, the company has introduced a tiered menu pricing strategy across both brands in October. According to the company, other accomplishments in this area are below: Nine Pollo Tropical Company-owned restaurants have been remodeled this year and one Taco Cabana restaurant will be remodeled by […]

Regal Cinemas will introduce surge pricing at some movie theaters next year — Quartz

Regal Cinemas will introduce surge pricing at some movie theaters next year — Quartz

Markets work best when highly valued goods and services are more expensive. And generally, people are fine with that. We understand that prime cuts of filet mignon cannot cost the same as McDonald’s burgers, and that there’s a reason first-class plane tickets cost more than coach. If these things were all the same price, it […]