Stories tagged: Groupon
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016, 6:27 a.m.
Alibaba buys nearly 33 million shares of Groupon
Alibaba has bought nearly 33 million shares of online daily deal service Groupon.
Sat., June 16, 2012, midnight
Groupon invigorates park use
Popular deal promoter Groupon last year sold thousands of tickets for Spokane’s Riverfront Park. The deals, marketed through direct email coupons, were so successful the Spokane Parks Department just approved …
Sun., Dec. 4, 2011, midnight
Motley Fool: Signs indicate Groupon’s rise may not last
Initial public offerings (IPOs) can be exciting, and Groupon’s (Nasdaq: GRPN) recent debut certainly attracted a lot of attention. Is the stock a good buy? Opinions differ at Fool HQ, …
Sun., July 24, 2011, midnight
Groupon remorse? Sites let users unload deals
Wish you hadn’t bought that daily deal for a hot air balloon ride? You’re not alone. A growing number of shoppers with buyer’s remorse are tapping an emerging resale market …
Thu., April 14, 2011, midnight
Response to online daily coupons losing deal for retailers
Suzzette Metcalfe, owner of Milwaukee’s Pasta Tree restaurant, picked up some marketing advice at a recent restaurant industry seminar in Las Vegas: Do not do Groupon. “But I’d already done …