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Lake County rescinds rent-gouging ordinance adopted after 2017 wildfires | The Press Democrat

Lake County rescinds rent-gouging ordinance adopted after 2017 wildfires | The Press Democrat

The Lake County Board of Supervisors has dropped an anti-rent gouging ordinance adopted after the devastating Northern California wildfires in 2017. Supervisors said this week the ordinance, which threatened a $20,000 fine for those who significantly increased rents following the October 2017 Sulfur fire, was no longer needed, according to a county press statement. More […]

New research: Airbnb’s impact on peak-season hotel pricing | EurekAlert!

New research: Airbnb’s impact on peak-season hotel pricing | EurekAlert!

As hotels experience increased pressure from the growth of hosting sites such as Airbnb, new research from the Tepper School of Business proposes strategies for hotels to cope with the competition while suggesting that government regulation is limited in its ability to control industry disruption. Hui Li, Assistant Professor of Marketing, and Kannan Srinivasan, H.J. […]

Interview: The Case for Surge Pricing for Everything with Alex Shartsis, Co-founder & CEO @ PerfectPrice | DojoLIVE! by Nearsoft

Interview: The Case for Surge Pricing for Everything with Alex Shartsis, Co-founder & CEO @ PerfectPrice | DojoLIVE! by Nearsoft

Date: May 1, 2019 Time: 10:00 am central Surge pricing may soon be something that we see for more than just an Uber ride, but what’s the real purpose of companies surging prices? And is it always bad for the consumer? About Alex Shartsis  Alexander Shartsis is cofounder and CEO of Perfect Price, an artificial intelligence […]

McDonald’s plan to put “supersized” data to action | Perfect Price

McDonald’s plan to put “supersized” data to action | Perfect Price

McDonald’s recent acquisition of the Tel Aviv-based AI startup, Dynamic Yield, is an exciting move, demonstrating that the 63-year old fast-food chain is looking for ways to stay competitive. Like many large enterprises, McDonald’s has long recognized the value in data, collecting large amounts of data on everything from tractions to customer behavior. However, data […]

PODCAST: Dynamic Pricing’s Real-World Applications | Perfect Price

PODCAST: Dynamic Pricing’s Real-World Applications | Perfect Price

As pricing technology becomes more and more sophisticated, incorporating complex data analysis and using AI and Machine learning to optimize and deploy pricing, we’re seeing a wider acceptance of Dynamic Pricing. Industries like airlines, hospitality, and ride-sharing have led advances in dynamic pricing, but other industries are now opening up to the possibilities. Both B2C […]

Should uniform pricing be the norm for large chains? | RetailWire

Should uniform pricing be the norm for large chains? | RetailWire

A new Columbia Business School study found that, depending on the competitive landscape a retailer faces, a national pricing strategy may now be more profitable than a strategy that tailors prices locally. Researchers analyzed 11 million store-level digital camera sale observations across 1,600 geographic markets. Profits of national and local pricing policies were monitored across […]

Webinar: Using AI To Get C-suite Attention For Pricing | Perfect Price and PPS

Webinar: Using AI To Get C-suite Attention For Pricing | Perfect Price and PPS

Date: April 11, 2019 Time: 11:00 am Eastern Pricing is high impact, but are you getting the attention you deserve? In any enterprise environment, the struggle for attention and resources is always an issue. As a pricing professional, how can you get c-suite attention for prioritizing pricing initiatives and allocating budget? Aligning yourself with your […]

Scoot responsibly? You could pay less. But if you don’t, scooter costs could rise | The East Carolinian

Scoot responsibly? You could pay less. But if you don’t, scooter costs could rise | The East Carolinian

Charlotte is preparing to charge the companies behind the suddenly ubiquitous electric scooters zipping around the city a fee for the first time — but that fee will vary based on how riders use the scooters. Instead of charging a fixed, annual fee per scooter like most other cities have chosen to do, Charlotte will […]

SCOOTERS IN CHARLOTTE: Charlotte to roll out new ‘dynamic pricing’ plan for e-scooter companies | WSOC-TV

SCOOTERS IN CHARLOTTE: Charlotte to roll out new ‘dynamic pricing’ plan for e-scooter companies | WSOC-TV

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Next month, Charlotte plans to start testing new dynamic pricing for electric scooter companies across the city. City Council received an update on the plan during Monday night’s meeting. The idea impacts how much the city charges companies like Lime and Bird for every e-scooter in the city. Under dynamic pricing, the […]

Companies to study Detroit scooter use patterns, could lead to dynamic pricing |  Crain’s Detroit Business

Companies to study Detroit scooter use patterns, could lead to dynamic pricing | Crain’s Detroit Business

The city of Detroit, in partnership with mobility-focused data firm Passport Inc. and California scooter company Lime, is launching a pilot program to study electric scooter use patterns. The six-month pilot is designed to help the city determine where the scooters would be most useful to residents and visitors. The use-pattern data is expected to […]