Tag: Willingness to Pay

Save on take-out during off-peak hours with Feedback | NOW Magazine

Save on take-out during off-peak hours with Feedback | NOW Magazine

What are your goals for this project?  Josh Walters: Feedback is an app designed to offer customers great food from restaurants at a fraction of the normal price, while helping restaurants reduce their waste. It does this by offering exclusive time- and quantity-specific deals through an app at over 100 Toronto restaurants. The deals range from 20 to […]

Why Did Cryptocurrency Prices Just Drop? | UPROXX

Why Did Cryptocurrency Prices Just Drop? | UPROXX

We’ve been talking (and joking) a lot lately about whether or not cryptocurrency is a bubble, what with prices surging for even joke currency Dogecoin and companies reaping higher stock prices whether they’re actually involved in blockchain technology or not, from an ice tea company that just added the word “blockchain” to its name to […]

Pricer’s Points: Why you spend more when prices end in .99 | Kent Hendricks

Pricer’s Points: Why you spend more when prices end in .99 | Kent Hendricks

I once worked at a company that priced everything with a .95 ending. The bestselling software package was $999.95. Add-on products were $9.95, or $19.95, or $49.95. Everything ended with a .95. It had been this way for more than twenty years. One day, one of the VPs suggested we change all prices to end […]

Bitcoin price WARNING: Bitcoin could be the biggest bubble EVER | Express.co.uk

Bitcoin price WARNING: Bitcoin could be the biggest bubble EVER | Express.co.uk

Bitcoin could be an even bigger bubble than tulip mania, the first recorded economic bubble, economist and author Jim Rickards has warned. Speaking to Business Insider, he said: “Personally, I’m very sceptical of bitcoin, I know where the price action is. It’s you know, going up about 10 percent a day at this point. “Although […]

Essential reading for successful investing, fearless market forecasts, and a simple but solid ETF portfolio | The Globe and Mail

Essential reading for successful investing, fearless market forecasts, and a simple but solid ETF portfolio | The Globe and Mail

Now with BlueMountain Capital Management, his latest piece is typically great. In it, Mr. Mauboussin details yet another way the human brain is uniquely ill-suited to investing, specifically how poorly we make comparisons between potential investments. The paper first recounts a pricing strategy used by The Economist magazine where an online subscription was $59, a […]

The Luxury Trends Of 2018: Green Is The New Black, And More | Forbes

The Luxury Trends Of 2018: Green Is The New Black, And More | Forbes

A recommendation engine is in development that will machine-learn from other user habits and image databases to suggest outfit combinations and help plan new purchases. Luxury brands will need to adapt to selling to algorithm-driven systems as well as humans with implications for pricing strategy, marketing approach and more. … Green luxury Green is the […]

Evolution Of The Four Ps: Revisiting The Marketing Mix | Forbes

Evolution Of The Four Ps: Revisiting The Marketing Mix | Forbes

Price Simply put, price refers to how much a customer is willing to pay for a product or service. Pricing strategies are becoming more dynamic to keep up with highly educated consumers. For instance, discounting strategies could be permanently anchored in the minds of consumers, who may refuse to pay retail prices later. The advancement […]

How to sell your unwanted Christmas gifts on eBay | Express & Star

How to sell your unwanted Christmas gifts on eBay | Express & Star

6. The price is right There is no worse feeling than to have sold a very expensive item for a very low price because you did not know its value so do your search. Consider your pricing strategy carefully. Follow the eBay pricing recommendations and check other eBay listings for similar product prices. Browse online […]

Entrepreneurial Brothers From Algeria Launch Dynamic Pricing Food Delivery App In NYC | Forbes

Entrepreneurial Brothers From Algeria Launch Dynamic Pricing Food Delivery App In NYC | Forbes

The 5-person Gebni team works remotely or in the renovated basement communal room of the Merzouk brothers’ apartment building in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, amid a red pool table and minimalist sofas. They recently received a second round of funding, they’re not making the amount public; the first round was $150,000. They add that the Gebni app […]

Four Lessons From Our Year of Subway Hell | Village Voice

Four Lessons From Our Year of Subway Hell | Village Voice

2. Congestion Pricing Is Back August 13 could go down as one of the most important days in city history. It was the day the New York Times announced Cuomo was putting congestion pricing back on the table. Somewhat famously in transit circles, he called congestion pricing an idea “whose time has come.” “Clearly, everybody […]