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Groupon rolls out Pages for business

It’s hardly a new concept, but Groupon’s new freemium-model Pages puts more pressure on local, competitive businesses to participate in the Daily Deal veteran turned marketplace. Here’s the announcement: Groupon Announces Pages, a New Way to Connect People with Millions of Local Businesses  Pages provide Groupon users with better information on local options and where they can...

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Groupon debuts free, rewarding Snap app

The new Snap mobile app by Groupon is about saving money, and perhaps winning money. Here’s the announcement: Groupon Launches Snap by GrouponTM, a Free App that Pays People Cash to Shop  One lucky shopper will win a year of free groceries for uploading a receipt through Nov. 11 CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Groupon (groupon.com) announced the launch of Snap by GrouponTM...

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Axel Springer buys Hungary’s top job board Profession.hu

Ringier Axel Springer has signed an agreement to buy Profession.hu from a Central Media Group, a financial investor that recently acquired Sanoma Media in Hungary, along with the entire portfolio that included Profession.hu. .. This content is available to Classified Intelligence Report clients. Want to know more about becoming a...

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Groupon adds to merchant self-serve tools

As the latest in Groupon’s many efforts to evolve from daily deals to marketplace, the deals veteran has upgraded its self-service merchant tools.  As part of  the Groupon Works platform, Deal Builder’s newest features add more deal flexibility and an interview tool. Here’s the announcement: Groupon Expands Build-Your-Own-Deal Tool for Merchants, Announces 25,000 Deals Built...

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De Persgroep’s plans to buy Mecom under further investigation

Following the announcement of the Belgian publishing group De Persgroep that it intends to buy Mecom Group’s assets in the Netherlands and Denmark (we wrote about it here), the Dutch regulator announced it intends to conduct a deeper research into how the deal will affect advertisers. The Dutch Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM) said it intends to further explore how advertising on radio...

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Wp.pl to publish classifieds of Domiporta and Autotrader

Agora’s Trader.com (Polska) started cooperating with one of the biggest news sites in Poland – Wirtualna Polska (WP.pl). As a result, classifieds from Trader’s real estate site Domiporta.pl and automotive site Autotrader.pl will appear on Wp.pl. More specifically, listings of Domiporta.pl and Autotrader.com will be published in the classified section of WP.pl...

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