Tag: pricing

Americans have been paying higher prices for months. Will the delta variant finally put a halt to rising prices?

Will delta be a game changer? The highly transmissible delta variant of COVID-19 is threatening to dampen the economic recovery from the pandemic, economists say....

Uber showed drivers lower fares than passengers, blames California law it supported

Uber Technologies Inc. acknowledged Friday it had been showing drivers lower fares than what riders actually paid and promised to change the practice, which it...

Buckle up: This July 4, gas prices will hit $3.62 a gallon in some regions

Think about this when you fill your tanks this weekend. Heading into the July 4 holiday, gasoline prices are hovering at $3.09 a gallon on...

How to get Amazon Prime for free — or at a major discount — right now

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U.S. weekly IPO market braces for 15 deals, and home DNA-test maker 23andMe shares to start trading

An earlier version of this report said 23andMe would start trading Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange. It will start trading on Thursday on...

Chipotle’s upcoming launch of smoked brisket should make recent price hikes easy to swallow

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. has raised prices, but that shouldn’t stop the fast-casual Mexican chain from gaining market share, according to Wedbush analysts. “We instituted...

Stay On Top Of Business Goals With These Time Tracking Tools

93% of employees in the US said that they received their paychecks on time due to time-tracking tools! Well, timely payments are one thing. When...

Will the Colonial Pipeline outage hike gas prices? It all depends on where you live

Just ahead of Memorial Day weekend — a time when families may be itching to get out and greet summer after a long, hard pandemic...

5G auctions likely to be pushed to Q1 of 2022

India’s 5G auctions are likely to be pushed to the first quarter of 2022 at the earliest, with the Department of Telecommunications currently preoccupied with...

UiPath IPO: 5 things to know about the ‘software robots’ company valued at nearly $30 billion

UiPath Inc. is launching its initial public offering at a valuation close to what it received from venture-capital investors, with help from automation it cheerfully...

Houston mayor says Texas should pay some consumers’ massive utility bills

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner said Sunday that the state of Texas should pay the massive utility bills some Texas consumers are facing following last week’s...

Are January store sales under threat as consumers switch to online in a dire year for shops?

It is known as the golden quarter — the three months before the end of the year are make or break for retailers in the...

States with stricter Thanksgiving coronavirus gathering curbs saw higher online retail sales: Adobe

States that had tighter restrictions on Thanksgiving Day gatherings saw higher online sales than those with more lax rules, according to the latest data from...

3 Trends Shaping the Future of the Consumer Goods Industry

Providing a great digital experience and an even better price point are top on the list for consumers. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay...

The 5G iPhone is reigniting the subsidy wars, which is good for Apple and consumers but not mobile carriers

Apple Inc. and consumers are set to win as the wireless industry offers its most aggressive launch-day smartphone subsidies in at least five years, but...

What NOT to buy during Amazon Prime Day

Amazon’s Prime Day sales event is here, and with discounts galore, Americans are expected to spend billions of dollars as they get a jumpstart on...

Apple rolls out a cheaper Apple Watch, subscription bundles and more

The Apple Watch SE is a cheaper Apple Watch that offers a performance boost over the Series 3 and more modern design. Apple Apple Inc....

Market: Next bull market in India a couple of quarters away: Vikas Khemani

What could be in store for next week? In this truncated week, we had a couple of really good trading sessions. Is this a sign...