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Groupon Q3 Beats The Street On Sales Of $757.1M, EPS Of $0.03

Still pushing hard on its strategy to be more than just a site for daily deals, e-commerce powerhouse Groupon reported its quarterly earnings today, reporting revenues of $757.1 million on non-GAAP ea

Groupon Goes After Yelp And Google With Millions Of Individual Business Pages

Groupon today took one more step ahead in its bid to be a simple daily deals site, and more of a general go-to place for local businesses and all of their e-commerce efforts: it has launched a new fo

After Quietly Acquiring SnapSaves, Groupon Launches Snap, Paying You To Shop

Groupon continues apace with its plans to evolve from an online daily deals giant into a wider e-commerce player, with an emphasis on mobile and local purchases. Today the company is launching a ne

Groupon Doubles Down On Its DIY Deal Builder, Racks Up 25k Offers

Groupon — on a mission to expand its business beyond the daily deal and into more local commerce (a mission to be partly fuelled by Apple Pay) — is also making efforts to ensure that the

Groupon Nips At Yelp and OpenTable With Time-Based Deals

Groupon — the daily deals site that has been expanding to include other e-commerce services for local businesses — is today unveiling  the latest product in that strategy. It is adding

Andrew Mason’s Audio Tour App Detour Steers You Away From The Typical Tourist Traps

Detour is basically the SF tech version of your typical walking tour. It's an iPhone app designed to guide you through different parts of a city and introduce you to new places and people that live th

Yelp, Zillow And Groupon Rise In Wake Of OpenTable Acquisition Announcement

The $2.6 billion acquisition of OpenTable by Priceline bounced a number of companies' share prices today, including a 3.91 percent rise for Groupon, and a 2.39 percent bump for Zillow. Yelp, however,

Groupon Goes After Square Register With New Gnome Point-Of-Sale Hardware

Groupon is expanding its footprint beyond daily deals yet again this morning, with an announcement of an iPad-based point-of-sale solution called Gnome. The platform includes an “all-in-one&#822

Groupon Beats In Q1 With $757.6M In Revenue, Non-GAAP EPS Of -$0.01

After the bell today Groupon reported its first quarter financial performance, including revenue of $757.60 million, and non-GAAP earnings per share of -$0.01. Analysts had expected for the company to

Groupon Goes After Costco And Sam’s Club With Groupon Basics, A Portal For Home Goods

Last year, Groupon’s CEO Eric Lefkovsky said that his ambition was to make the e-commerce company’s Goods business more like Costco, not Amazon. Today, the company is launching a new busi

Groupon’s Stock Rises Following Positive Analyst Comments About Future Growth

Groupon’s stock picked up more than 3 percent in regular trading today following positive analyst comments regarding its future growth potential. Deutsche Bank reiterated a positive rating on t

Groupon Skyrockets After Hours On Q4 Beat With Revenue Of $768.4M, EPS Of $0.04 [Update: Following Enthusiasm, Investors Turn Sour]

After reporting better than expected profit and revenue for its fourth quarter, Groupon surged. However, investors soured on its guidance, sending its share plummeting.

Former Groupon Product SVP Jeff Holden Joins Uber As Chief Product Officer

Well that was fast. Just a few days after it was revealed that Groupon product chief Jeff Holden was leaving the daily deals giant to join a “Bay Area tech company,” we now know where he has lande

Groupon Moves Into Flash Fashion, Buys Ideeli For $43M In Cash

More acquisitions for <a target="_blank" href="http://www.groupon.com">Groupon</a> to widen the net of consumers using its platform for more than daily deals. Today it is announcing the acquisition of

Groupon’s $260M Acquisition Of Ticket Monster From LivingSocial Has Closed

Today Groupon announced that its purchase of the Korean ticket and ecommerce company Ticket Monster has closed. A document filed with the SEC states that on “January 2, 2014, the Company and Gro

Groupon Redesigns Web And Mobile Apps To Focus On Personalization, Local And Search

Groupon hasn’t had a great go of things since becoming a publicly traded company; founder and CEO Andrew Mason was ejected earlier this year, and its so-called “third-party” or daily

Groupon Buys SideTour To Add Local, Bespoke Activities To Its GrouponLive Events Business

A little over a week after <a target="_blank" href="http://www.groupon.com">Groupon</a> announced the acquisition of <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/09/09/groupon-blinks/">hotel booking serv

Groupon Acquires HotelTonight Competitor Blink To Get In On The Last Minute Hotel Booking App Action

More acquisition news in the online travel space. This time it's the turn of Groupon, which this morning <a target="_blank" href="http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20130908005028/en">announced</a>

Groupon Takes Affiliate Marketing (And Ad Tech) Into Its Own Hands, Launches Groupon Partner Network

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.groupon.com">Groupon's</a> latest step forward in its ambition to become the default network for local commerce is taking the company into ad tech waters. Today, it

The Mobile Tipping Point And Why Yahoo Must Mimic Groupon And Facebook

When Facebook announced in its second-quarter earnings report that 41 percent of its advertising revenue was generated by mobile usage, it was a watershed moment: The social company proved that it cou
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