Posts Tagged ‘opaque pricing’

Opaque prices – can anyone see through them?

For many years, over many beers, we Skooshers tried to work out how to market opaque hotels. It’s quite a difficult thing to translate for the consumer. Now you don’t see it, now you do. If you’re not familiar with the concept then it’s this: you can only see which hotel you’ve booked once you’ve […]

Rate Parity, Price Fixing and the New Cold War

Capitalism seems to strangely merge with communism towards the extreme end. Unimpeded, Big Corp will try and attain a monopoly status just like an old-fashioned state run enterprise. Sorry if that’s obvious to you – it’s only just occurred to me. Just as it occurred to me that I might be squeezed out of the […]