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Groupon Debuts Huge Starbucks Deal

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 11.06.2013 | Technology

Early Wednesday morning, Groupon posted a Starbucks deal sure to excite fans of the Seattle-based coffee chain -- $5 for a $10 Starbucks gift card. ...

Groupon's Latest Move To Challenge PayPal

AP | BARBARA ORTUTAY | Posted 11.19.2012 | Money

NEW YORK -- Groupon launched a new payment service Wednesday that allows businesses to run credit cards using an iPhone or iPod Touch, the latest comp...

The Perils of the Daily Deal Customer

Joanna Robinson | Posted 06.18.2012 | DC
Joanna Robinson

When you cheap, bulk customers flood me with all kinds of additional problems, the costs extend beyond money. I actually made a profit off the last Groupon I ran. But I won't do it again because of the pain inflicted on me when dealing with you.

Nate C. Hindman

Could Groupon Kill Your Yelp Rating? | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 04.11.2012 | Small Business

Could a Groupon deal ruin your business's reputation online? Three computer scientists from Boston University and Harvard set out to shed light on ...

Groupon Beats Major Rival

Reuters | Alistair Barr | Posted 03.04.2012 | Technology

By Alistair Barr (Reuters) - Groupon Inc's main business grew in November as the largest daily deal company extended its lead over riva...

Groupon Deals Skyrocket Over Weekend

Posted 11.30.2011 | Technology

By Phil Wahba and Alistair Barr (Reuters) - Groupon Inc's shares rose more than 6 percent on Wednesday after Chief Executive Andrew Mason emerged f...

Groupon Cupcake Deal Backfires, Forces Baker To Make 102,000 Cupcakes: 'It's Been An Absolute Nightmare'

Posted 11.22.2011 | World

When the owner of a small bakery outside London posted a deal for cupcakes on Groupon, she ended up getting more than she bargained for. Rachel Bro...

Will Mobile Save the "Daily Deal" as Groupon, Living Social, and Google Prepare to Clash?

Alistair Goodman | Posted 12.20.2011 | Technology
Alistair Goodman

It's not a two-horse race in mobile daily deals, with just Groupon and Living Social. Google is catching up fast and the race is way more complex and competitive than most think.

Groupon's New Deal Rewards Repeat Customers

AP | MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 11.28.2011 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO — Groupon has come up with another way for bargain hunters to save money as the online coupon distributor prepares to raise money ...

Groupon Revs Up For Bigger Deals

Posted 09.12.2011 | Technology

By Alistair Barr SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Groupon Inc offered its first car coupon on Tuesday, a sign the largest online daily deal company is...

The Mysterious Case Of The $12,500 Groupon Discount

Fast Company | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

By now you're familiar with Groupon deals. You get a wacky, manically written email each day offering you $30 of tapas for $15 or half off a full Braz...

'Group Coupons' Flood Local Shops With New Customers -- And Some Can't Keep up

AP | MARK D. CARLSON and EMILY FREDRIX | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

CHICAGO — Local shops nationwide are pulling in thousands of new customers with group coupons online, but the deals can sometimes work too well,...