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Analytics or on-going price rises or new year demand or hype?

Leapy
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Analytics or on-going price rises or new year demand or hype?

I recently purchased an item in eary December from Amazon for £24 and have seen it jump up in price to £36 today.

Is this analytics or on-going price rises or new year demand or hype?

https://uk.camelcamelcamel.com/product/B082W886W9

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Re: Analytics or on-going price rises or new year demand or hype?

@Leapy 

Maybe it'll be back next week at £24 emblazoned with 33% Off.

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Re: Analytics or on-going price rises or new year demand or hype?

It’s just how Amazon goes... prices raise and lower with the competition or just because they feel like.
Often no rhyme or reason.
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Re: Analytics or on-going price rises or new year demand or hype?

Probably due to Brexit costs.

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Re: Analytics or on-going price rises or new year demand or hype?

Even now it's £29.99 + optional 8% off!

https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B082W886W9

But that's not the surprise, it a Bluetooth Tape measure! Who'd have thought.

 

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Re: Analytics or on-going price rises or new year demand or hype?

I was offered 9% off!
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Re: Analytics or on-going price rises or new year demand or hype?

@dvorak 

The '9% saving' is apparently the £29.99 against £32.99 - there's also a further 8% off if you click to apply the voucher.

 

And for @VileReynard , that's probably all down to savings due to Brexit!  Tongue