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Pricing by Performance: It’s time to stop the race to the bottom | Tamebay

Pricing by Performance: It’s time to stop the race to the bottom | Tamebay

Chris from Chris Turton Ecommerce is an ecommerce and marketplace consultant passionate about understanding how online businesses tick. He writes from experience and tries to answer questions from sellers to improve and share his knowledge. Today, Chris shares his experience of pricing by performance to maximise margins. Pricing by Performance So, your competitor is beating […]

Selling fast: the hidden world of online pricing | RTE

Selling fast: the hidden world of online pricing | RTE

CNBC explainer on how airlines price tickets Bait and switch One of the oldest tactics in pricing practice, the bait and switch approach is very effective online. Online sellers can offer a wide range of prices across any category, to make it inviting to prospects to come in and browse. Once engaged, customers often find that the […]

How dynamic pricing algorithms can increase gross profit by +10% | Towards Data Science

How dynamic pricing algorithms can increase gross profit by +10% | Towards Data Science

The Oil & Gas sector in Brazil has been facing challenges due to the economic crisis and the technological revolution. These are the main pain points: 1. The fuel resale segment is in a context of restrained margins by both sides of the supply chain: • The upstream segment reduces gas stations margins through increased […]

Startup lets you rent out your own car by the hour | NZ Herald

Startup lets you rent out your own car by the hour | NZ Herald

The idea behind YourDrive is that you can rent out your car during downtime – be it while you’re at work or away for a few days. The startup has software that will suggest hourly and daily pricing based on make and model, but an owner can override it if they choose. Ellison says allowing […]

India will not allow multi-brand retail by foreign firms, predatory pricing | liveMint

India will not allow multi-brand retail by foreign firms, predatory pricing | liveMint

NEW DELHI: The government will not allow foreign companies to operate in multi-brand segment and necessary action will be taken against people indulging in predatory pricing, Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said Wednesday. The minister said this in a meeting with representatives of associations of kirana stores, traders and retailers here. He “reiterated that […]

Amazon shows a 43% price difference in the same item shipped to the same address, but to a different account | Boing Boing

Amazon shows a 43% price difference in the same item shipped to the same address, but to a different account | Boing Boing

Internet Archive founder Brewster Kahle (who also founded the company Alexa, now an Amazon division) ordered a pack of Sharpies from Amazon using the Internet Archive’s business account, then, minutes later, ordered another pa ck using his personal account, both to be delivered to the Internet Archive: the order for the Internet Archive was priced […]

Watch Your Coins, Dollar Tree’s Raising Prices | Forbes

Watch Your Coins, Dollar Tree’s Raising Prices | Forbes

Dollar Tree’s one dollar promise may be going away as the U.S. tariff war with China continues to play out. The discount chain has been testing pricier products in its “Dollar Tree Plus” collection in an effort to increase sales. CultureBanx reported minority communities across the country may be shelling out more money as they […]

Disney World annual pass prices go up; how much will you pay now? | USA Today

Disney World annual pass prices go up; how much will you pay now? | USA Today

Walt Disney World is raising prices on some of its annual passes, according to reports. Disney fans and bloggers woke up Tuesday to find prices for most passes had gone up overnight, as much as $150 in some cases, according to Orlando NBC affiliate WESH2 and The Orlando Sentinel. The price increases come ahead of the Aug. 29 opening […]

End of the fixed cost era: AI analysis ushers in dynamic pricing | The Mainichi

End of the fixed cost era: AI analysis ushers in dynamic pricing | The Mainichi

“Just by going a few seats further in, you can get such a difference in the price?” Junichi Ochi, 70, a resident of Yokohama, got a surprise while searching online via a tablet for tickets to see the pro-baseball team Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks. For the Wednesday April 10 game between the SoftBank Hawks and Hokkaido […]

Bitcoin Hits Year-To-Date Highs As Litecoin Soars–Here’s Why | Forbes

Bitcoin Hits Year-To-Date Highs As Litecoin Soars–Here’s Why | Forbes

Bitcoin, which has been rallying hard over recent months, has hit a fresh year-to-date high, breaking the psychological $9,000 level for the second time this year and leaving investors eyeing the $10,000 mark. The bitcoin price reached highs of $9,387 per bitcoin on the Luxembourg-based Bitstamp exchange before falling back slightly, up almost 7% over […]