Facebook Offers now available in Canada; new e-commerce product online too
by Brian Blum
01 Jun 2012When Facebook launched its new "Offers" product at the beginning of May, it was reported to be only available in the U.S. But that news was premature: Canadians can get in on Facebook's quasi-Groupon killer too. If you missed the buzz, Offers is a daily deals service with a twist: merchants don't pay to advertise and customers don't
Brian Blum covers the U.S., Canada and Israel for Classified Intelligence Report, and contributes to our special reports and research projects. Originally from San Francisco and now based in Jerusalem, he has been with the AIM Group since 2004. He is the president of Blum Interactive Media, specializing in writing and multimedia content development for online, print, video and audio. His clients include newspapers, universities and non-profits. He is currently working on a book about the billion-dollar bankruptcy of a once high-flying Israeli startup.