Posts Tagged: deals

China's daily deals market 2013

China’s Daily Deals Market Hits $1.7 Billion in Q1, Not So Fragmented Any More

It’s time to check back in with China’s massive daily deals industry and see how all the Groupon-like sites are progressing in Q...

  • May 27, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Baidu new daily deals site

Baidu Launches a Daily Deals Site (But Not for the First Time)

We tend to write about daily deals sites in China shutting down, not opening up. So this week’s quiet launch of a new deals portal run...

  • February 28, 2013
  • at 12:51 pm
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Taobao Juhuasuan sales revenue

China’s Top Daily Deals Site Sees $3.3 Billion in Sales in 2012

After the initial kerfuffle over Groupon clones in China a couple of years ago, the daily deals sector in the country ended up being dominat...

  • January 7, 2013
  • at 4:15 pm
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China daily deals market share 2012

Huge Consolidation of Market Share in China’s Daily Deals Sector [CHARTS]

We’ve been seeing China’s hotly-contested daily deals industry settle down a bit in the past year – and now new data for 2...

  • November 22, 2012
  • at 4:35 pm
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Groupon China Rumored to Bring Daily Deals into WeChat App

Now that Groupon’s (NASDAQ:GRPN) official China site, Gaopeng, is effectively controlled by Tencent, the country’s biggest web c...

  • November 15, 2012
  • at 3:00 pm
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sprooki

Singapore’s Sprooki Raises $483,000, Looks to Bring Location-Based Deals to Philippines Next

Singapore-based Sprooki is a location-based mobile commerce service that lets retail shops send targeted messages and promotions to potentia...

  • October 29, 2012
  • at 12:45 pm
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With Social Discounts, Stilomo Hopes to Freshen Up the Indonesian Daily Deals Market

One of the first Jakarta Founder Institute graduates, Stilomo.com, which attracted angel investment a few months ago, has finally launched o...

  • October 24, 2012
  • at 9:00 am
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uluyu

Another Groupon Clone in Indonesia? No, Uluyu is Different

We have covered a lot of Groupon clones in Indonesia, and now one has come to rapid prominence in just seven months into its business. In No...

  • June 26, 2012
  • at 7:00 pm
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Meituan Reveals $50 Million+ in Monthly Transactions After Being Accused of Sales Fraud

A local newspaper in China recently accused Meituan, the country’s largest daily deals site, of fraudulently inflating its transaction...

  • June 6, 2012
  • at 2:30 pm
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China’s Top Make-Up Deals Site on Track to $100 Million in Profit for 2013

If you asked 100 Chinese people where they buy online deals for discounted restaurant meals, then I suspect most would give wildly different...

  • March 12, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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In China’s Daily Deals Market, You Now Need $32+ Million Monthly Revenue to Be a Player

We’re following China’s daily deals market very closely, digging into quarterly market share data as soon as we can get our hands on it....

  • February 8, 2013
  • at 10:12 pm
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One Chinese Daily Deals Site Finds Unobtainium, Holy Grail, and Profitability

China’s daily deals market is about as crowded as a Beijing bus in a rainy rush hour, and so a lot of Groupon-like sites are struggling on...

  • December 27, 2012
  • at 7:39 pm
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Mogujie Looks Beyond Pinterest Roots, Launches Daily Deals Channels

Entering China’s ferocious daily deals sector – where thouands of sites go out of business every year – seems about as att...

  • November 21, 2012
  • at 4:30 pm
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Alibaba Capital and Citi Ventures Lead Series D Funding into China’s DDMap

Just six months after Chinese deals and listings company DDMap attracted $40 million in funding, it has now wrapped up another major round, ...

  • November 1, 2012
  • at 2:05 pm
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Groupon China’s New Owner Nets $40 Million in Funding for Daily Deals Expansion

You might recall that in June of this year, Groupon China was merged with larger daily deals rival FTuan into a company called GroupNet. And...

  • October 26, 2012
  • at 9:53 pm
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Meituan: $66 Million in Sales in June, Profitable by Year’s End

Many people are massively skeptical of Chinese group buy sites – both the sustainability of the industry as a whole, and the veracity ...

  • July 3, 2012
  • at 2:30 pm
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No Deal! Lashou Withdraws Its US IPO Filing

One of China’s top daily deals site, Lashou, prides itself on selling attractive deals to its users. But its biggest ever deal –...

  • June 20, 2012
  • at 9:48 pm
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Focusing on Mobile and Local Discounts, DDMap Bags $40 Million in Funding

Chinese online city listings company DDMap has today revealed a new and sizable round of funding. CEO Xu Longjiang, talking to Chinese media...

  • April 30, 2012
  • at 2:30 pm
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