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Andrew Mason Out As CEO Of Groupon, Writes Letter To Employees

Andrew Mason Out As CEO Of Groupon, Writes Letter To Employees

Today Groupon announced that Andrew Mason, the company’s CEO and co-founder, will no longer hold the title of CEO. As Mason states, he “was fired today”.

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DailyDeal, A German Groupon Like Site, Gets Acquired By Google … Their “Best Deal Yet”

DailyDeal, A German Groupon Like Site, Gets Acquired By Google … Their “Best Deal Yet”

Google has done it again, and this time around they’ve decided to add a little international muscle to their daily deals team, Google Offers. So who or what is it? DailyDeals.de! That’s right, Google has gone to Germany an acquired the Groupon like site for an undisclosed amount. Though this has not been confirmed by Google, it has been announced […]

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OpenTable Wants To Take 30% Off Your Meal, But There’s A Catch

OpenTable Wants To Take 30% Off Your Meal, But There’s A Catch

It seems like everyone is getting into the group discount business. This time around it’s OpenTable, which seats more than seven million diners every month, partnering up with a company called Savored. Group buying hasn’t really taken off at a lot of the better restaurants because they are terrified of what it will do their bottom line if they start […]

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Groupon Acquires Zappedy For $10.3 Million: Didn’t Have A Daily Deal Coupon

Groupon Acquires Zappedy For $10.3 Million: Didn’t Have A Daily Deal Coupon

Everyone knows who and what Groupon does for a living, if you don’t it’s time to crawl out from under that rock and Google it (seriously..), but what the heck is a Zappedy?  Well apparently they started out as a launching pad for small companies to create websites and advertisements via social media and daily type deals.  Sound remotely familiar?  […]

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