Tag: Ticket Pricing

Bruce Springsteen Saves Broadway Box Office From Winter Freeze | Forbes

Bruce Springsteen Saves Broadway Box Office From Winter Freeze | Forbes

After a planned break from his incredibly successful gig on Broadway, Bruce Springsteen returned to the stage this week – and brought a windfall with him. His show, Springsteen On Broadway (natch), racked up $2.4 million in sales, which is par for the course since it opened in October. Playing just five times a week, it […]

The marriage of RM & merchandising: a logical next step for airlines | EyeforTravel

The marriage of RM & merchandising: a logical next step for airlines | EyeforTravel

The notion of ‘right product, at right time and at right price’ may be something airlines understand only too well but they still aren’t getting it right. Tom Bacon has some suggestions … However, despite consensus that there is a huge new opportunity, true personalisation remains elusive. Some of the problems include: · Airlines still […]

Why are concert tickets so expensive? | The NewDaily

Why are concert tickets so expensive? | The NewDaily

Live music is supposed to be fun, right? The image is wild and free. But concert ticket prices have risen to incredible highs. Hot acts coming to Australia in 2018 are pricing tickets so high it’ll make your eyes bleed. Bruno Mars wants $591 for the top-level tickets to his show. Katy Perry, meanwhile is […]

Singapore Airlines: A new way to fly, Opinion News & Top Stories | The Straits Times

Singapore Airlines: A new way to fly, Opinion News & Top Stories | The Straits Times

SIA has responded in several ways, the most significant being the launch of budget carrier Scoot in 2012 to give the group a presence in the medium-and long-haul low-cost market. In a sector that SIA, with its higher costs, is ill equipped to compete in, the need for Scoot is clear. What is not always […]

Why airlines need to segment smarter | EyeforTravel

Why airlines need to segment smarter | EyeforTravel

At one airline, Williams’ methodology led to airline was further breaking down business and leisure into sub-segments. He identified seven such segments; four business and three leisure. Business segments included both commuters (short haul; out on Monday, back on Friday) and seasonal workers (long stays); leisure included a differentiation between weekend vacationers and weekday vacationers. […]

Manchester United hit back in Sevilla ticket price war by charging away fans £89 for Old Trafford match | The Independent

Manchester United hit back in Sevilla ticket price war by charging away fans £89 for Old Trafford match | The Independent

Manchester United will charge Sevilla supporters £89 to attend their side’s Champions League last-16 match at Old Trafford in March and use the money raised to refund their own supporters. Sevilla were heavily criticised in December when it was revealed that United fans travelling to the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on 21 February would be forced to pay between […]

Movie Theater Chain Kills Uber-Style Surge Pricing After Internet Backlash | Gizmodo

Movie Theater Chain Kills Uber-Style Surge Pricing After Internet Backlash | Gizmodo

An Australian movie theater chain said it has ended “dynamic pricing” trials on Wednesday after Redditors complained of “price gouging.” Last week, an anonymous user uploaded an internal memo from Village Cinemas describing concession stand increases during busy periods. After images of the memo circulated online, Village Cinemas announced that all pricing trials had been […]

Village Cinemas Dynamic Pricing Trial scrapped | news.com.au

Village Cinemas Dynamic Pricing Trial scrapped | news.com.au

A statement sent to News.com.au revealed the trial had now been scrapped, effective immediately. “Village Cinemas acknowledges that some documents that appear to contain internal pricing information for cinema tickets have been posted on social media and in turn via the press. We are currently investigating the authenticity of these documents,” the statement read. “Village […]

Village Cinemas Dynamic Pricing Trial slammed as ‘price gouging’ | news.com.au

Village Cinemas Dynamic Pricing Trial slammed as ‘price gouging’ | news.com.au

VICTORIAN moviegoers have slammed Village Cinemas for upping their prices at peak periods over the school holidays. The Dynamic Pricing Trial kicked off at Christmas and will be in place until the end of the month at selected Victorian locations including Crown, Fountain Gate, Doncaster, Jam Factory, Southland and Werribee. The increased prices will affect […]

A Progressive Pricing Strategy | GrandOldTeam

A Progressive Pricing Strategy | GrandOldTeam

However the latest round of what seems as increasingly bitter divide between aspects of the fanbase and the ownership over a pricing strategy to me throws up a number of interesting dilemma’s and comparisons to our club as we look to grow our brand. We also have to bare in mind (whether we like it […]