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Groupon Helps Restaurants Fill Tables During Off-Hours With Reservation-Based Deals
Groupon

Groupon Helps Restaurants Fill Tables During Off-Hours With Reservation-Based Deals

Groupon's latest feature allows businesses to offer deals that can only be redeemed at a specific time of day.
Kate Taylor
Pat Sajak Taking on Groupon With Daily Deals Franchise
Daily Deal Sites

Pat Sajak Taking on Groupon With Daily Deals Franchise

The longtime 'Wheel of Fortune' host has big plans for his hyperlocal company.
Gabrielle Karol
This Startup Landed Groupon as Its First Customer. Here's How.
Enterprise Tech

This Startup Landed Groupon as Its First Customer. Here's How.

The CEO of Yesware shares 8 secrets to landing that first big client.
Minda Zetlin
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Groupon Unveils Self-Serve, DIY Deal-Making Tool for Merchants
Marketing

Groupon Unveils Self-Serve, DIY Deal-Making Tool for Merchants

The Chicago-based website released Deal Builder, an option that allows business owners to automatically build a custom promotion.
Catherine Clifford
Groupon Scoops Up Fashion Flash-Sale Site Ideeli for a Cool $43 Million
Technology

Groupon Scoops Up Fashion Flash-Sale Site Ideeli for a Cool $43 Million

The Chicago-based daily deal giant takes another step in its quest to become your go-to destination for doing or buying 'anything, anytime, anywhere.'
Catherine Clifford
Groupon Moves Deeper in the Discount Space With 'Freebies'
Marketing

Groupon Moves Deeper in the Discount Space With 'Freebies'

The daily-deal site has added a new category to its repertoire that includes digital coupons, promotion codes, giveaways and samples.
Catherine Clifford
Groupon Gets Up On the Localization Game. Finally!?
Technology

Groupon Gets Up On the Localization Game. Finally!?

As part of its 5th birthday redesign, the mobile application for the daily-deal site will automatically send you offers in whatever town you happen to be in at the time.
Catherine Clifford
Daily Deal Sites Help Small Businesses Score Savings
Growth Strategies

Daily Deal Sites Help Small Businesses Score Savings

By leveraging the power of group-buying, a crop of deal sites give small businesses access to discounts that are usually reserved for the big guys.
Rachel Solomon
Groupon Co-Founder Shares How He Created an Idea and Creativity Hotbed in Chicago
Growth Strategies

Groupon Co-Founder Shares How He Created an Idea and Creativity Hotbed in Chicago

Now in its third year, Chicago Ideas Week eclectic program attracts world leaders and nearly 30,000 attendees in search of creativity and new ideas. Here's a look at how they did it.
Gwen Moran
LivingSocial Quadruples Inventory, Moves Away From Daily Deals
Technology

LivingSocial Quadruples Inventory, Moves Away From Daily Deals

As customers tire of flash sales and daily deals, LivingSocial hopes that merchants will appreciate its new extended-length promotions.
Brian Patrick Eha
Groupon's New CEO May Be Its Best Deal Yet
Technology

Groupon's New CEO May Be Its Best Deal Yet

The daily deals site has called off its search for a new head in favor of retaining their temporary CEO permanently.
Catherine Clifford
Struggling Deals Site LivingSocial Kills Events Group, Closes New York Office
Technology

Struggling Deals Site LivingSocial Kills Events Group, Closes New York Office

The move eliminates 30 full-time positions and will have remaining staffers working remotely.
Benjamin Kabin
Groupon Founder Turned Musician: Andrew Mason's 'Hardly Workin'
Technology

Groupon Founder Turned Musician: Andrew Mason's 'Hardly Workin'

In the collection of songs, Mason sings about lessons he learned founding the daily deals company.
Jason Fell
George Zimmer and Other Famous Founders Ousted By Their Own Companies
Leadership

George Zimmer and Other Famous Founders Ousted By Their Own Companies

Lessons entrepreneurs can learn from founders who've been shown the door.
Kathleen Davis