Tag: Daily Deals



Groupon merchants commit to perpetual Deals, grow NA billings 30% YOY

While Groupon's Q2 2013 earnings resulted in a 30 percent year-over-year gross billings growth in North America,  with three of every four merchants signing on to offer ongoing Deals,  the Daily Deals veteran still has its struggles.  Groupon North America had its best quarter ever, with a record revenue of $377 million and profit increase of 12 percent from the prior quarter. However, year-over-y


Yelp to acquire SeatMe reservation system

Yelp to acquire SeatMe reservation system

Text-enabled restaurant and nightlife reservation system SeatMe is about to be acquired by review giant Yelp. The more than one million restaurants and bars in the Yelp hospitality-service database will be able to accept digita



Groupon launches Reserve for discounted show, dinner reservations

Premier Daily Deals site Groupon, whose demise has often been predicted, is clearly not yet down for the count. It's latest branch-out product is Groupon Reserve, which offers discounts for things such as theater tickets and dining, without requiring prepayment. Here's the announcement:

Groupon Expands Premium Offerings with Groupon Reserve

The AIM Group releases a new special report: 2013 Fraud and Abuse in Classifieds

The AIM Group releases a new special report: 2013 Fraud and Abuse in Classifieds