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Absolutely terrible research in mobile data pricing report |  MYBROADBAND

Absolutely terrible research in mobile data pricing report | MYBROADBAND

The Competition Commission recently released a provisional report on its Data Services Market Inquiry, which is aimed at understanding the reasons behind high mobile data prices in South Africa. In its preliminary findings, the commission said international benchmarking confirmed that South African data prices are high – particularly for mobile prepaid data. It also found […]

Basket CEO Neil Kataria: “Bringing price transparency to the grocery market can play a crucial role in tackling a major element of the world’s hunger problem” | Thrive Global

Basket CEO Neil Kataria: “Bringing price transparency to the grocery market can play a crucial role in tackling a major element of the world’s hunger problem” | Thrive Global

I had the pleasure to interview Neil Kataria. Niel is the co-founder and CEO of Basket. A graduate of University of North Carolina, Neil is highly analytical and never gives up until a problem is solved. Prior to building Basket, Neil founded newBrandAnalytics, a social analytics company, which he led through its acquisition by Sprinklr […]

Against Aldi and Lidl, personalization is the smart move | SuperMarket News

Against Aldi and Lidl, personalization is the smart move | SuperMarket News

Knowing your customers and making relevant offers — not engaging in a price war — is the way for supermarkets to prevent fast-growing hard-discount grocers Aldi and Lidl from siphoning market share, according to Brick Meets Click. Because of their private label-driven, operationally efficient business models, Aldi and Lidl can offer prices 30% to 40% […]

The Consequences of Amazon’s Pricing Power – Goods & Services | Medium

The Consequences of Amazon’s Pricing Power – Goods & Services | Medium

How Price Anchoring Works Whenever we are presented with a buying opportunity, whether at the grocery store, a restaurant, or shopping for jeans online- our brains have to estimate whether the price of the product (or service) is good or bad. If you’re going out for coffee, for example, and you see that a latte […]

T-Mobile, Sprint merger hearing at House Energy and Commerce Committee | CNBC

T-Mobile, Sprint merger hearing at House Energy and Commerce Committee | CNBC

Executives from T-Mobile and Sprint faced tough questions from lawmakers on Wednesday about how the companies’ planned merger would affect prices and jobs, especially in rural America. The deal to combine the No. 3 and No. 4 U.S. wireless carriers, struck in April, was approved by both companies’ shareholders in October and has received national […]

Boss of price comparison site goes to war with UK’s biggest undertaker | Daily Mail Online

Boss of price comparison site goes to war with UK’s biggest undertaker | Daily Mail Online

A war of words between Britain’s biggest chain of undertakers and a specialist price comparison site has shattered the peace of the sombre world of funeral directors. The website beyond.life – whose slogan is Don’t Get R.I.P.’D Off’ – and its colourful boss Ian Strang have accused undertakers Dignity of ‘profiteering’ from grief and failing […]

Call to ‘shop around for funeral’ as sector faces major shake-up | This is Money

Call to ‘shop around for funeral’ as sector faces major shake-up | This is Money

Shopping around for a funeral is anathema to many people who lose loved ones or close relatives. But such inertia – understandable though it may be – is allowing some funeral directors to get away with sky-high prices. Last week, the Competition & Markets Authority confirmed it would be launching a full-blown probe into the […]

Price War Set to Hit the U.K. Funeral Sector Over CMA Probe | Bloomberg

Price War Set to Hit the U.K. Funeral Sector Over CMA Probe | Bloomberg

Shares of the U.K.’s largest publicly-traded funeral firm, Dignity Plc, dropped as much as 18 percent as the competition watchdog warned that recent tariff reductions by British undertakers haven’t been enough to tackle years of hikes in the industry. Price increases over the past decade, particularly by larger chains, can’t be justified by higher costs […]

Intel Penetration Pricing Strategy on Server Connectivity Tilts 10 Gbps Market Dynamics, According to Dell’Oro Group | SYS-CON MEDIA

Intel Penetration Pricing Strategy on Server Connectivity Tilts 10 Gbps Market Dynamics, According to Dell’Oro Group | SYS-CON MEDIA

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Nov. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In a newly published report by Dell’Oro Group, the trusted source for information about the telecommunications and networking industries, Intel penetration pricing strategy on server connectivity tilts 10 Gbps market dynamics.  Broadcom, Marvell, and Mellanox shift focus to higher speeds and Smart NICs. “The revenue of the server […]

Think Tank: Five Steps to Win on Relevance, Not Just Price, This Holiday Season | WWD

Think Tank: Five Steps to Win on Relevance, Not Just Price, This Holiday Season | WWD

For retailers, Black Friday and Cyber Monday have largely become a race to the bottom — who can win pure volume with the lowest possible prices? With retail holiday spending expected to exceed $1 trillion this year according to Deloitte’s annual forecast, even a tiny share can mean huge revenues. The question is, how much […]