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United Adopts Dynamic Pricing for Award Seats | Skift

United Adopts Dynamic Pricing for Award Seats | Skift

Starting later this year, United Airlines is removing its published chart used for pricing award seats and adopting a dynamic model for pricing. Depending on the type of traveler, this can be good or bad. With dynamic pricing, United can now slide the price of award seats down when demand is low — say for […]

Stefan Meierhans, dynamic pricing systems of the ski resorts – view | KXan 36 Daily News

Stefan Meierhans, dynamic pricing systems of the ski resorts – view | KXan 36 Daily News

No question about it, dynamic Pricing schemes are an innovation that have the potential to be a win for all – namely, snow sports enthusiasts and mountain Railways be – to. But, as so often in life, a beginning without stumbling blocks is rare. Complaints of frustrated customers have a go at me again and […]

International Price Differences: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly | PriceBeam

International Price Differences: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly | PriceBeam

Prices should differ across different countries, but companies must not only reap the benefits (The Good) but also manage the costs (The Bad) and avoid the pitfalls (The Ugly) Prices are almost never the same in international markets. They vary due to taxes, cost structures, local market needs, currency exchange rates, tariffs, differences in competitive situations […]

Here’s a rare deal: $25 tickets to three dozen concerts | Star Tribune

Here’s a rare deal: $25 tickets to three dozen concerts | Star Tribune

Mega-promoter Live Nation is offering a special deal on tickets for $25 or less for three-dozen upcoming concerts. Yes, the company that specializes in “dynamic pricing” (read prices vary by supply and demand) is featuring discounts on many upcoming Twin Cities shows, starting with Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason on Wednesday and extending to Carbon Leaf on Oct. […]

I booked a holiday in November but it is now cheaper. Are travel companies allowed to do this?  | This is Money

I booked a holiday in November but it is now cheaper. Are travel companies allowed to do this?  | This is Money

In November, I booked a holiday with TUI to Fuerteventura for April 2019, partly encouraged by the marketing to book early and receive a discount, as well as the limited room availability on their website. I checked its website recently and the holiday is still on offer – but for £300 less, so I contacted […]

Fulham’s ticket pricing strategy is dim, short-sighted and shameful | iNews

Fulham’s ticket pricing strategy is dim, short-sighted and shameful | iNews

Supporters can accept their team playing badly. They can just about stomach the desperately poor defending and even the failed transfers, although there are valid questions to ask of a catastrophic period of recruitment under Tony Khan, de facto decision maker at Craven Cottage and son of the owner. They cannot have been too shocked […]

NFL Not Considering Las Vegas Super Bowl Yet, Price Gouging Concerns | Oakland News Now

NFL Not Considering Las Vegas Super Bowl Yet, Price Gouging Concerns | Oakland News Now

As the one who formed Oakland’s only bid to host the Super Bowl, and for Super Bowl 39 in 2005, I asked my source how the NFL would deal with the problem of price gouging. Nose bleed increases in Las Vegas Strip hotel prices, and the resort fee that tops $40 a day at some […]

Car rentals: EU action leads to clearer and more transparent pricing | European Commission

Car rentals: EU action leads to clearer and more transparent pricing | European Commission

Following a call from the European Commission and EU consumer authorities, five industry leaders, Avis, Europcar, Enterprise, Hertz and Sixt, have changed the way they present car rental prices, making them fully transparent to consumers. Until now, the companies concerned had not fully implemented some of their commitments in order for the European Commission and EU consumer […]

What’s new at Miami Open in new home at Hard Rock Stadium? | Miami Herald

What’s new at Miami Open in new home at Hard Rock Stadium? | Miami Herald

Tennis fans, beware. You may not need to win the Miami Open singles championship check of $1.3 million to afford the expense of attending the tournament at its new Hard Rock Stadium digs. But winning the lottery would help. Do whatever you can to avoid paying the unconscionable, rip-off parking fee of $40. Yes, these […]

Selecting a pricing strategy for your event | Race Roster

Selecting a pricing strategy for your event | Race Roster

Pricing is one of the most important aspects of putting on a successful event, which is why selecting the right pricing strategy is key. When choosing a pricing strategy, it’s important to keep your audience and brand identity in mind. Whether your event has multiple sub-events or one marquee event, Race Roster offers three pricing […]