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Today we released the fourth POV in our summer-long social commerce series, focusing on daily deals sites. You can read and download the complete report after the jump. Groupon is the current market leader in the daily deals space. Like any maturing market, we expect the daily deals space to experience a period of consolidation […]
Groupon’s second foray into grocery stores comes in the form of a partnership with Big Y Foods stores that offers a $39.99 “Shellfish Grill Pack” for just $24. The deal will be added to purchasers’ loyalty cards, and automatically applied at the checkout. For Groupon, this is an entirely new approach to CPG deal distribution, which had previously been relegated to printed paper and redemption codes displayed on mobile devices.
What’s better then a good deal? A good deal — with friends. That’s according to Emily White, Director of Local at Facebook, as part of this week’s announcement that Facebook will offer local deals as part of an Alpha program in Atlanta, Austin, Dallas, San Diego and San Francisco. There are four ways users will be […]
Groupon 2.0 (image via TechCrunch) Rumors have been swirling this week about the potential of Google making a play for Groupon – the popular e-commerce site that boasts 30+ million users worldwide – in what would be its biggest acquisition yet. While the gossip has yet to precipitate into anything official, Groupon is making some […]