As I am currently not allowed to have all these machines and games at the back of my joint and must rely solely on my prices, not only to be competitive but also to produce a margin, I am unable to offer any loss-leader
* "Isn't it time to do away with loss-leader
Engagements are not priced on a loss-leader
concept, at least not for very long.
Retailers in Fort Frances have been advised to cut their costs by finding new suppliers and loss-leader
gas stations have also been recommended to keep shoppers on this side of the border.
He added: "Many reasons for this are outside landlords control, like increases in excise duty and beer being sold in supermarkets as a loss-leader
The drinks industry has come under repeated fire for selling alcohol as a loss-leader
ALCOHOL no doubt has a major role in fuelling anti-social behaviour and downright yobbery, aided by supermarkets off-loading beer as a loss-leader
in the same way they used to flog cheap bread.
, with 100 per cent of the pool returned to punters.
Supermarkets regularly have loss-leader
products to entice people into their stores.
The suit is ongoing, but in the meantime, the return of loss-leader
pricing has left the industry with an even more pressing problem on its hands: Cheap rates offered on Backstreet Boys and Limp Bizkit hits by Best Buy and others (Wal-Mart sold the Backstreet LP at $11.99, in line with wholesale prices) put music-only retailers right back where they started nearly a decade ago.
Already there are reports from retailers that the merchandise is yet again serving as a loss-leader
It had aimed to use the games as a loss-leader
to drive subscriptions.