Groupon The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Groupon en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 04 Sep 2014 15:06:00 GMT 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. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 15:06:00 GMT Kate Taylor Pat Sajak Taking on Groupon With Daily Deals Franchise The longtime 'Wheel of Fortune' host has big plans for his hyperlocal company. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:00:00 GMT Gabrielle Karol This Startup Landed Groupon as Its First Customer. Here's How. The CEO of Yesware shares 8 secrets to landing that first big client. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 17:00:00 GMT Minda Zetlin 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. Mon, 10 Feb 2014 16:52:00 GMT Catherine Clifford 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.' Tue, 14 Jan 2014 16:07:00 GMT Catherine Clifford 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. Wed, 20 Nov 2013 16:30:00 GMT Catherine Clifford 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. Fri, 01 Nov 2013 15:40:00 GMT Catherine Clifford 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. Thu, 03 Oct 2013 12:00:00 GMT Rachel Solomon 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. Fri, 27 Sep 2013 16:30:00 GMT Gwen Moran 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. Tue, 17 Sep 2013 21:17:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha 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. Thu, 08 Aug 2013 18:54:00 GMT Catherine Clifford 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. Wed, 17 Jul 2013 12:51:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin 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. Tue, 02 Jul 2013 10:38:00 GMT Jason Fell George Zimmer and Other Famous Founders Ousted By Their Own Companies Lessons entrepreneurs can learn from founders who've been shown the door. Fri, 21 Jun 2013 10:00:00 GMT Kathleen Davis How Groupon Thinks It Can Become a $100 Billion Company Instead of just pumping out daily deals, the company wants to become a mobile, local commerce powerhouse. Sun, 19 May 2013 09:00:00 GMT Henry Blodget Groupon Founder Andrew Mason Out as CEO The embattled founder's memo to staff details why he was dismissed. Thu, 28 Feb 2013 14:37:00 GMT Jason Fell Overcoming the Groupon Effect: How to Sell Merchants on Your Start-Up Deal Site Faced with a glut of daily-deal sites, new entrants are having a tough time winning over merchants. Here's how to cut through the hype and build your client roster. Thu, 08 Nov 2012 05:00:00 GMT Lauren Cannon New Sheriff to Police Daily-Deal Industry: Good News for Businesses? The newly established Global Daily Deal Association wants daily-deal providers to do more than just improve consumer and merchant perceptions. Thu, 26 Jul 2012 10:00:00 GMT Mikal E. Belicove How to Make Daily Deals Pay Off For Your Business If you're interested in testing the social coupon waters, consider these four tips to help increase your likelihood of success. Fri, 16 Mar 2012 11:00:00 GMT Jeff Slutsky The Three Worst Daily Deal Mistakes and How to Avoid Them Some small companies have had nightmarish experiences working with sites like Groupon and others. Follow these tips to make your campaign a success. Mon, 12 Dec 2011 05:00:00 GMT Jonathan Blum