Tag: Pricing Technology

Government still in discussions on how to improve current fuel pricing mechanism | KPDNKK

Government still in discussions on how to improve current fuel pricing mechanism | KPDNKK

The domestic trade, co-operatives and consumerism ministry (KPDNKK) is still in discussions with the ministry of finance (MoF) on how to improve the current method of setting weekly petrol and diesel retail prices, Bernama reports. Speaking at the Dewan Rakyat earlier today, its minister Datuk Seri Hamzah Zainuddin said the ministries were discussing the issue […]

Careem and Uber’s price surcharge is here to stay | DAWN.COM

Careem and Uber’s price surcharge is here to stay | DAWN.COM

Over the past month, there has been a barrage of criticism by users of ride-hailing services like Uber and Careem. The reason behind this criticism has been the higher than usual fares due to price surcharges. So why are we seeing this peak or surge pricing model come in to play? The short answer is […]

Southwest Airlines – Business Review | Seeking Alpha

Southwest Airlines – Business Review | Seeking Alpha

Business Drivers: Price of oil and labor costs heavily influence profit margins. Demand markets: leisure travel, business travel, freight transportation Ancillary services unmatched by other airlines such as WiFi on the plane, transportation of pets, and EarlyBird Check-In. The company sells services unavailable through most other airlines, yet includes checked bags in the price of […]

DoorDash is testing surge pricing for its deliveries in select US markets | Quartz

DoorDash is testing surge pricing for its deliveries in select US markets | Quartz

Everyone hated surge pricing when Uber first added it to rides. Now surge is becoming ubiquitous among food delivery startups, too. Postmates has “blitz pricing” and Sprig, before it went out of business, charged more to deliver during busy times. Uber brought surge pricing to UberEats late last year and, in recent months, DoorDash has […]

How Artificial Intelligence benefits companies and ups their game | Livemint

How Artificial Intelligence benefits companies and ups their game | Livemint

Predictive analytics, diagnostics and recommendations: Predictive analytics has been in the mainstream for a while, but deep learning changes and improves the whole game. Predictive analytics can be described as the ‘everywhere electricity’—it is not so much a product as it is a new capability that can be added to all the processes in a […]

Avoid Amazon FBA Long-Term Storage Fees on August 15th | Tamebay

Avoid Amazon FBA Long-Term Storage Fees on August 15th | Tamebay

It’s that time of year again! The guys at RepricerExpress have reminded us that in just under four weeks (August the 15th to be exact), you could receive a hefty bill from Amazon for FBA long-term storage fees. FBA fees changed on 22 February 2017. If you’re an Amazon UK seller, you can learn more […]

How tech is disrupting the vacation rental market [Video] | Yahoo! Finance

How tech is disrupting the vacation rental market [Video] | Yahoo! Finance

The Portland, Oregon–based startup says its dynamic pricing system guarantees homeowners they’ll make more money with Vacasa than any other platform, including Airbnb. Johnson explains that Vacasa’s newly revamped pricing software considers hundreds of real-time data points for its 5,200 rental properties in 17 US states and 10 countries including Italy, Spain, France, Chile, Costa […]

BI:Radix Signs Leading Multifamily Operators To Provide The Industry’s Most Powerful Market Survey Platform | Benzinga

BI:Radix Signs Leading Multifamily Operators To Provide The Industry’s Most Powerful Market Survey Platform | Benzinga

“One of many benefits of BI:Radix for us at Alliance has been real time market survey rent data that updates market comps automatically at the same time you update your property each week,” says Brad Cribbins, President and COO of Alliance Residential, number 7 on the National Multifamily Housing Council’s ‘Top 50′. “It is crucial […]

T-Pro demystifies promotional sales data with predictive analytics | Dairy Reporter

T-Pro demystifies promotional sales data with predictive analytics | Dairy Reporter

Tapping into consumer behavior Consumers are basing their purchase decisions less on brand preference and more on other factors, according to Ziegler. “When you go into a grocery store or a CVS or Walmart, you buy things for a reason and some of those reasons are driven by price and the reduction of price,” Ziegler […]

Bristol Old Vic ditches booking fees on all tickets | The Stage

Bristol Old Vic ditches booking fees on all tickets | The Stage

From now on, prices listed on the theatre’s site will be the final price that customers pay. A spokeswoman for the theatre said: “We noticed a certain amount of frustration when this final fee was added on to the price at the point of payment and our audiences were keen for a clearer process to […]