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1. (WO2006044183) METHOD FOR PRICING PRODUCTS IN A RETAIL STORE
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Pub. No.: WO/2006/044183 International Application No.: PCT/US2005/035588
Publication Date: 27.04.2006 International Filing Date: 05.10.2005
Chapter 2 Demand Filed: 01.05.2006
IPC:
G06F 17/00 (2006.01)
G PHYSICS
06
COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
F
ELECTRIC DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING
17
Digital computing or data processing equipment or methods, specially adapted for specific functions
Applicants:
DUNNHUMBY LIMITED [GB/GB]; Aurora House 71-75 Uxbridge Road London W5 5SL, GB (AllExceptUS)
HINDS, Mark [GB/US]; US (UsOnly)
WILHITE, Michael [US/US]; US (UsOnly)
Inventors:
HINDS, Mark; US
WILHITE, Michael; US
Agent:
MANCINO, David, A.; Taft, Stettinius & Hollister, LLP 425 Walnut Street Suite 1800 Cincinnati, 45202-3957, US
WILLIS, Ryan, L.; Taft, Stettinius & Hollister, LLP 425 Walnut Street, Suite 1800 Cincinnati, OH 45202-3957, US
Priority Data:
11/073,35404.03.2005US
60/618,30013.10.2004US
Title (EN) METHOD FOR PRICING PRODUCTS IN A RETAIL STORE
(FR) PROCEDE D'ETABLISSEMENT DES PRIX DE PRODUITS DANS UN MAGASIN DE DETAIL
Abstract:
(EN) A method for pricing products such as goods that are sold in a retail store. The method of the present invention is carried out using the following five-step process: (a) evaluating transaction data for a plurality of consumers; (b) classifying the plurality of consumers into a plurality of consumer groups; (c) identifying a product category; (d) classifying products in the product category into a plurality of product groups, the product groups being based at least in part on the plurality of consumer groups; and (e) setting the retail price of a product in the product category, the retail price being based at least in part on the product group into which the product is classified.
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Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BR, BW, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DK, DM, DZ, EC, EE, EG, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IS, JP, KE, KG, KM, KP, KR, KZ, LC, LK, LR, LS, LT, LU, LV, LY, MA, MD, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MZ, NA, NG, NI, NO, NZ, OM, PG, PH, PL, PT, RO, RU, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, SM, SY, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VC, VN, YU, ZA, ZM, ZW
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) (BW, GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, NA, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HU, IE, IS, IT, LT, LU, LV, MC, NL, PL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG)
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)
Also published as:
MXMX/a/2007/004430KR1020070085252JP2008516355CN101065744CA2583639AU2005296133
IN1547/KOLNP/2007