Seamless Parent Grubhub Buys Yelp’s Eat24 For Nearly $300 Million
Grubhub and Yelp agree to forge long-term alliance on food delivery, as the on-demand space faces consolidation.
By David Kaplan, Aug 3rd
The Weather Company Teams With Button To Add On-Demand Services
The Weather Channel's mobile website now features Button Marketplace apps from Uber, Groupon, delivery.com, Caviar, And Resy. Does this mean the mobile web still matters?
By David Kaplan, May 22nd
YP And Groupon Come Together On Local Deals And Search
YP is looking to connect its 60 million searchers to Groupon’s 450,000 active monthly offers.
By David Kaplan, Jun 3rd
Can Snapchat Make Flash Sales Hot Again? Mall Of America Thinks So
The Minnesota retail space is testing flash sales for some of its 520 stores across social media through the end of the month. But the real test is whether Snapchat can spur Millennials to shop at a moment’s notice.
By David Kaplan, Mar 21st
GM’s AtYourService Connects Car Owners With Local Deals From Exxon, Groupon
Emerging from the OnStar vehicle alert and navigation system, AtYourService offers a different kind of help to drivers.
By David Kaplan, Jan 7th
Groupon’s Apple Watch App Serves Up Location-Based Deals
The company’s new app for the smartwatch orders deals by location, allows in-app purchase, and guides users right to their destinations.
By Daniel Parisi, Jun 24th
New App Lets SMBs Deliver Location-Based Deals To Moms
MomCo is signing up SMBs to deliver deals from businesses that want to reach moms and their kids.
By Nicole Spector, Apr 6th
Groupon Grabs For Nuance Between ‘Savings’ And ‘Specials’
It’s still a “deals marketplace,” but Groupon’s positioning itself as a “mobile commerce” platform with the wider rollout of its point-of-sale system, Gnome.
By David Kaplan, Oct 8th
How Brands Can Partner With Google Assistant
By David Kaplan, Oct 2nd
Announcing Our New Venture: CMO On The Go!
By Lauryn Chamberlain, Sep 27th
IBM Watson Unveils Added AI Tools For Marketers, Including Weather-Related Ad Designs
By David Kaplan, Sep 26th