Retail sales move up, Groupon sputters

Aug 14, 2012
Retail sales were up 0.8 percent last month; the first uptick in four months.
Posted In: Retail, groupon

Foursquare checks in on discount deals

May 9, 2012
Foursquare has attracted 20 million users to its social network. To make money, it plans to go the Groupon route, but with personalized deals.
Posted In: foursquare, Deals, groupon

Groupon shareholder sues over alleged misinformation

Apr 4, 2012
The daily deals website Groupon is being sued by a shareholder who says the company misled investors about its finances. Last week Groupon revised its fourth quarter earnings saying it failed to set aside enough money for customer refunds.
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Groupon's accounting woes continue

Apr 2, 2012
Discount coupon site Groupon has hit another accounting rough patch. This time, investors are taking notice.
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Overdoing the discounts

Dec 23, 2011
Who doesn't love a discount? Commentator Kristina Wong has benefited from group discounts on everything from meals to shoes to massages. But even she has a limit.
Posted In: groupon, spending, discounts

Grouponing charity

Dec 7, 2011
Charities are using Groupon to solicit, collect and match donations.
Posted In: Charitable giving, groupon

Groupon shares drop below $20 IPO price

Nov 25, 2011
Bad news for Groupon: Shares in the deal company are falling apart.
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Groupon's stock price falling

Nov 24, 2011
The online deal company's price has fallen well below its IPO price. But this has more to do with Groupon than it does with the tech sector.
Posted In: groupon, IPO

Groupon and Google go all out

Oct 28, 2011
While Groupon is out vaudeville-ing around the globe trying to sell people on its soon-to-be-released IPO, Google Offers is working hard upstage it...
Posted In: Google, google offers, groupon, Tech Report