Posts tagged with "Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN)"

Why Is Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) Upgrading Its Engineering Team?

Posted by Peter Lauro October 11, 2013 0 Comment 2224 views

Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) is adding some muscle to its technical team with three West Coast hires. Brian McCallister has been hired as the Chief technology Officer of the platform division. Stephen Deasy has been hired as the President of Infrastructure & Data Platform and Pete Webb will be the Vice-President of Global Production Operations. In […]

Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) Gets Experts

Posted by Lynn Eisler October 6, 2013 0 Comment 2633 views

On Thursday, Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) named 4 new executive. The company wants to target the key- growth areas and segments in which competitors are eating into their market share. The Amazon veteran, Robbie Schwietzer is now senior vice-president, Operations at the company. He was the vice-president at Amazon Prime. The Hopscotch founder, Lisa Kennedy is […]

Desperate Acquisitions by Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN)?

Posted by Lynn Eisler September 30, 2013 0 Comment 3993 views

The last fortnight was an interesting one for Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN). Last week, the company acquired SideTour. This is an online marketplace via which people can post events of their own and book places for bespoke activities. Just a week prior to that, Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) had acquired Blink, the hotel booking service. The different business […]

Will One Groupon, One meal benefit Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN)

Posted by Chris Bell September 24, 2013 0 Comment 1850 views

Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) is an online market place and City Harvest is the first food-rescue organization in the world. They are now in a joint venture and are presenting a campaign called One Groupon, One Meal. This campaign was launched on 23 September and will run right through to 29 September. The meal deal This […]

Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) will have to recoup its strength to forge-on

Posted by Lynn Eisler August 30, 2013 0 Comment 5315 views

The daily deals business is not as exclusive as it used to be and many global giants are now venturing into this space and Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) suddenly finds that it has some very strong competition. Facebook, the social network giant joined the fray a few years back but has not scathed Groupon yet. However, […]

Is the “goods” move good for Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN)?

Posted by Lynn Eisler August 29, 2013 0 Comment 975 views

The latest news on Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) was that it was following in Amazon’s footsteps and developing a network of warehouses for its goods business that it wants to expand in a big way. It might just be a step in the right direction but it’s not going to shake things up either for Amazon […]

Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) takes Amazon head-on with full-price stores

Posted by Nathan Alexander August 28, 2013 0 Comment 822 views

Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) is a company that gained fame by selling daily deals at huge discounts. The company is now planning on buying warehouses to store a range of full-price goods. This strategy is a deviation from the pattern that it has followed so far and pits it directly against Amazon that is known for […]

Let’s re-group on Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN)

Posted by George Brook August 22, 2013 0 Comment 2503 views

Let’s face it, despite all its shake-up’s Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN)’s customer-base is ever-increasing; it has an excellent business model and a healthy take-rate. Somehow, all these are indications that many people would have a bullish take on the company. In addition GRPN has delivered strong fiscal results in the recent quarters. It has also been […]

Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) Algorithm in tune with Aussie market rhythm

Posted by sara Frank July 29, 2013 0 Comment 1409 views

Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) has launched a new algorithm that will customize the list of daily deals that customers receive. This is not just a pipe dream. Technology has a way of affecting consumption and pitching the right product to the right customer is the only way of assuring marketing success. The concept itself is not […]

Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) offering customers a breadcrumb

Posted by Kristi Scott July 23, 2013 0 Comment 1714 views

Domination of the MPOS space is the one battle that is never-ending. In the U.S alone, over $3.6 trillion in debit and credit card transactions are processed on an annual basis. The race to get the biggest bite of this lucrative chunk just keeps heating up. At the moment, Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN), PayPal and Square […]