Press Releases

Groupon Accelerates Its Fashion Presence with Acquisition of Ideeli

Jan 13, 2014 Groupon Accelerates Its Fashion Presence with Acquisition of Ideeli

Groupon has acquired ideeli (http://www.ideeli.com), a leading online flash fashion retailer, further extending its presence in fashion and apparel. Ideeli provides its millions of members with access to leading brands in women's and men’s apparel and accessories and home decor at significant savings. Founded in 2007 and based in New York, ideeli is one of the largest independent fashion flash sites. Read more

Groupon Acquires Last-Minute Travel App Blink

Sep 9, 2013 Groupon Acquires Last-Minute Travel App Blink

Groupon today announced the acquisition of last-minute travel app Blink, a leading European destination for great deals on highly curated, same-day hotel bookings, bolstering its rapidly growing Groupon Getaways travel business. The Madrid-based Blink works with more than 2,000 hotel partners in eight European countries. Read more

Groupon Announces Second Quarter 2013 Results, Board of Directors Appoints Eric Lefkofsky CEO and Ted Leonsis Chairman of the Board

Aug 7, 2013 Groupon Announces Second Quarter 2013 Results, Board of Directors Appoints Eric Lefkofsky CEO and Ted Leonsis Chairman of the Board

Today Groupon announced financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2013. Groupon also announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Eric Lefkofsky as CEO, and Ted Leonsis as Chairman of the Board. "We significantly exceeded our operating income expectations, and delivered our strongest quarter ever in North America, due in part to accelerated billings growth of 30%," said Eric Lefkofsky, CEO of Groupon. "With two quarters on the job, I’m pleased with the progress we’ve made in such a short time." Read more

Groupon Expands Premium Offerings with Groupon Reserve

Jul 1, 2013 Groupon Expands Premium Offerings with Groupon Reserve

Today Groupon announced Groupon Reserve, the premiere destination for the finest things to eat, see, do and buy. Debuting on Reserve is Savored.com’s reservations engine that lets customers book tables at some of the best restaurants in their city at discounts of up to 40 percent. Reserve reservations are live in 10 markets with plans to expand to more cities in the United States and in key international markets by the end of 2013. Read more

Groupon Expands Point-of-Sale Suite with New Breadcrumb iPad App

May 14, 2013 Groupon Expands Point-of-Sale Suite with New Breadcrumb iPad App

Groupon announced the launch of the newest addition to the current suite of point of sale and payment processing products. Breadcrumb POS is a free iPad app that enables quick-service eateries, salons, spas and retail merchants to replace their outdated cash registers with an easy-to-use solution that offers local businesses a low-price guarantee that will beat any comparable plan on credit card transaction fees. Read more