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China trade war won’t affect Apple pricing | AppleMagazine

China trade war won’t affect Apple pricing | AppleMagazine

Tariffs implemented by the United States won’t impact the pricing of Apple products, according to a report from reliable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Thanks to supply chain changes implemented by Apple CEO Tim Cook, Apple won’t pass on the potential tariffs to customers, with careful pre-planning helping Apple overcome the risks. According to Kuo, Apple […]

Supply Chain News: US Aluminum Suppliers Milking Tariffs to Raise Prices, Molson Coors Executive Says | SupplyChain Digest

Supply Chain News: US Aluminum Suppliers Milking Tariffs to Raise Prices, Molson Coors Executive Says | SupplyChain Digest

Tariffs on some foreign goods and materials, predominantly of course Chinese-made goods but also broad-based tariffs on some metal imports, were designed in theory to drive production back to US factories. It isn’t always working out that way, that’s for sure. Case in point: A recent guest column in the Wall Street Journal by Pete […]

Laptop Prices Will Jump 19% Due to Tariffs, Report Claims | tom’s Hardware

Laptop Prices Will Jump 19% Due to Tariffs, Report Claims | tom’s Hardware

A new report commissioned by The Consumer Technology Association, a consumer trade organization, states that the Trump administration’s proposed tariffs on imported goods from China would raise the U.S. price of laptops and tablets by 19%. Cnet first reported on the study. According to the report, United States-based customers can expect about a $120 increase […]

Walmart’s New Pricing Tool Allows Suppliers to Factor in Cost of Tariffs | Transport Topics

Walmart’s New Pricing Tool Allows Suppliers to Factor in Cost of Tariffs | Transport Topics

Walmart Inc. has updated the information network used daily by its suppliers to let them submit cost increases that are directly attributable to higher U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods. The retailer introduced the tool, dubbed “Cost Change Scenario,” a year ago and has been rolling it out across product categories, according to internal memos and […]

Trump Tariffs: Aluminum Surge Raises Cost on Bottlers, Brewers | Bloomberg

Trump Tariffs: Aluminum Surge Raises Cost on Bottlers, Brewers | Bloomberg

Donald Trump’s trade wars are increasing scrutiny of an obscure process that has boosted how much U.S. beer makers and bottlers pay for aluminum cans. The chairman of Molson Coors Brewing Co. and a bottler for PepsiCo Inc. are urging the U.S. government to investigate the process used to set benchmark aluminum premiums, which have […]

How should retailers raise prices to offset tariffs? | RetailWire

How should retailers raise prices to offset tariffs? | RetailWire

Walmart and Macy’s last week admitted they will have to raise prices to offset the new and potential tariffs arising from the U.S.-China trade war. “We’re going to continue to do everything we can to keep prices low. That’s who we are. However, increased tariffs will lead to increased prices, we believe, for our customers,” […]

More Tariffs On China, More Head Scratching From Economists | WAMU

More Tariffs On China, More Head Scratching From Economists | WAMU

A Cycle That Won’t Leave You Feeling Cleaner In early 2018, after the American company Whirlpool complained about foreign competition, the Trump administration implemented tariffs on washing machines imported from all over the world. It’s a 20% tariff on the first 1.2 million washing machines sold a year and a 50% tariff on every one […]

U.S. washers, dryers prices climb 12 pct due to global tariffs: study | Brinkwire

U.S. washers, dryers prices climb 12 pct due to global tariffs: study | Brinkwire

CHICAGO, April 25 (Xinhua) — Scholars at the University of Chicago find in a research that as a result of trade wars between the United States and other countries, the prices for washers and dryers have climbed 12 percent. When global tariffs on washing machines were applied in early 2018, prices of washing machines climbed […]

On-street parking rates under scrutiny by city | Ottawa Citizen

On-street parking rates under scrutiny by city | Ottawa Citizen

The city manages 3,966 on-street parking spaces, plus another 2,858 off-street spaces in surface lots and parking garages. Many of the short-term on-street parking issues are centred in downtown commercial areas where there are fees. Motorists must pay for on-street parking where there are pay-and-display machines between Monday and Friday until 5:30 p.m. Hourly rates […]

Study Urges New Tech, Dynamic Pricing for City’s Parking | Government Technology

Study Urges New Tech, Dynamic Pricing for City’s Parking | Government Technology

Overall, the report found a disjointed system that led to a “confusing, fragmented and frustrating experience” for motorists and stifled downtown’s vibrancy. The study area — which included the downtown core, Spokane County government campus, the Spokane Arena and the South Hill hospitals — has more than 37,000 parking spaces. About 85 percent of them […]