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Workshop: Atlanta Pricing Workshops | PPS

Workshop: Atlanta Pricing Workshops | PPS

We’re bringing 2 days of Pricing Workshops to Atlanta! August 1-2 we will have 7 workshop options designed to bring you the most up-to-date pricing information & knowledge. Don’t miss your opportunity to join us in Atlanta at the “Summer School for Pricing.” Completion of the workshop & quiz will allow you to receive a […]

Law Professor: Online Shopping Growth Has Upped Price-Fixing Threat | Tennessee Today

Law Professor: Online Shopping Growth Has Upped Price-Fixing Threat | Tennessee Today

Online retailers have long employed a dynamic pricing model that’s now making its way to traditional retail stores. Through the use of artificial intelligence software, retailers gauge when to raise or lower prices based on shoppers’ spending habits and when they are more likely to buy. This shift to implement pricing algorithms should raise concerns […]

Dynamic fuel pricing: Dealers feel heat over increased risk, lower profits | Business Standard News

Dynamic fuel pricing: Dealers feel heat over increased risk, lower profits | Business Standard News

A fortnight into public sector oil companies offering dynamic fuel price change at five cities in the country, oil companies see no red flags, but dealers may be already feeling the heat. State run oil companies have been offering the dynamic fuel price model at five locations-Pondicherry, Chandigarh, Jamshedpur, Udaipur and Vishakhapatnam since May 1. […]

Will You Match Your Competitor’s Price? | Business2Community

Will You Match Your Competitor’s Price? | Business2Community

When it comes to pricing, there are countless strategies that companies rely on. Schools of thought vary on how to price for success, and entire books can and have been written on the subject. But the question for this post is a very basic one: Will you match your competitor’s price? This is a question […]

Curbs on dynamic pricing on flights from Kerala | The Hindu

Curbs on dynamic pricing on flights from Kerala | The Hindu

The Civil Aviation Ministry has stepped in to curb exorbitant dynamic pricing resorted to by airlines for flights operated to and from the Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi and Calicut international airports to West Asia during the festive season. Responding to the demand of Non-Resident Keralites (NorKs) raised by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan at a meeting of the […]

Civil Aviation Ministry puts brakes on dynamic pricing | The Hindu

Civil Aviation Ministry puts brakes on dynamic pricing | The Hindu

The Civil Aviation Ministry has stepped in to curb exorbitant dynamic pricing resorted to by airlines for flights operated to and from the Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi and Calicut international airports to West Asia during the festive season. … “It is a good offer and a positive one,” the Chief Minister responded to the suggestion mooted by […]

VAT may impact price strategy at GCC hotels: report | GulfNews.com

VAT may impact price strategy at GCC hotels: report | GulfNews.com

Hotel operators in the Gulf region may need to modify their room rates and their overall fee strategy starting next year to continue to appeal to consumers following the introduction of Value-Added Tax (VAT). VAT, which will be imposed at a 5 per cent rate starting 2018 across the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council), has the […]

Soon, you will be able to try out a health insurance policy on a trial basis | Moneycontrol.com

Soon, you will be able to try out a health insurance policy on a trial basis | Moneycontrol.com

Your insurance company may soon offer a product on trial to see if it works in the market. With the insurance regulator allowing general insurers and health insurers to bring out pilot products, companies are readying products for a soft launch. In July 2016, Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) notified a set […]

The hidden sides of ‘dynamic pricing’ for airline tickets | LSE Business Review

The hidden sides of ‘dynamic pricing’ for airline tickets | LSE Business Review

A standard definition of dynamic pricing in airline markets typically focuses on how fares evolve over the booking period that precedes a flight’s take-off. Our research shows that such a definition is lacking because it fails to connect fare changes to some guiding principles of revenue management, defined as the combined methods used by carriers […]

WSJ: Gas Station Prices Constantly Change Due to AI Software | NewsMax

WSJ: Gas Station Prices Constantly Change Due to AI Software | NewsMax

Gasoline retailers reportedly are using artificial-intelligence software to set optimal prices, testing textbook theories of competition. Antitrust officials worry such systems raise prices for consumers. “In economics textbooks, open competition between companies selling a similar product, like gasoline, tends to push prices lower. These kinds of algorithms determine the optimal price sometimes dozens of times […]