Topic: Deals

Has the Daily Deals Market Reached Its Breaking Point?

Times are tough for smaller sites

Remember when you signed up for every daily deals site you could find, only to become exasperated by the dozens of offers that now clog your inbox every day? Apparently,…

Bloomspot Gets Big Boost

Deals site receives $40 million in funding

With everyone from Google to American Express doing daily deals, it seems sites would have a hard time setting themselves apart. But Bloomspot, which claims it has a model based…

Glenn Beck's New Deals Site Has 'Value and Values'

It's based on 'principles that transcend money'—but still wants your cash

Glenn Beck, who has always been a fan of making you richer, is getting into the deals game with an “exciting new business venture”: deals site Lest you think…

Groupon, Live Nation Partner on GrouponLive

And they'd like to thank Madonna's manager for his help

Groupon and Live Nation are teaming up to launch GrouponLive, an online marketplace for ticket deals. GrouponLive will be a local resource for Live Nation events and Ticketmaster clients. “The site…

BuyWithMe Acquires Chicago Deals Site

The company wants to double its regional offerings by 2011

Daily deals site BuyWithMe has purchased DealADayOnline, a Chicago local group buying site. BuyWithMe, which has been trying to add to its regional offerings, will now offer deals in 13…

LivingSocial's Customers Are Younger, Richer, and Better Educated Than Groupon's

And most of them are women

According to a study from Nielsen Co., LivingSocial users are richer, younger, and more educated than Groupon's. Nielsen’s survey data, gathered from 200,000 Internet users, shows that people who use LivingSocial…

Facebook Says: Move Over Groupon

'Deals' Banks on Networking Prowess

Facebook is launching ‘Deals’ today, the social networking giant’s answer to sites like Groupon and LivingSocial. The online discount market may be teeming with competitors, but Facebook believes Deals sets…