Posts Tagged: groupon


sorevo

Japan has a Group-Buying Site for Premium Goods Only

Behold. Sorevo, a group-buying site which offers premium-products-only was recently launched in Japan. Like most group-buying site, offers...

  • May 30, 2011
  • at 1:18 am
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AsiaOne Launches Daily Deals Syndication

The Singapore daily deal market is getting a little crowded. As Penn Olson contributor, Keith Toh previously wrote, “For a small country l...

  • May 10, 2011
  • at 4:47 pm
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What Start-up would you Build with $5 Million?

At the Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) last week, the moderator posted an interesting question to the panel: what would you build i...

  • May 2, 2011
  • at 9:18 am
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adadiskon

The Groupon Clones Industry in Indonesia [INTERVIEW]

We have featured Indonesian media start-up AdaDiskon here before and interviewed founder Aswin Utomo on the company’s story and visi...

  • April 20, 2011
  • at 10:38 am
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Groupon Enters Indonesia With Acquisition Of East Ventures' Disdus

Back in Dec 2010, daily deal giant Groupon entered Asia with acquisitions of assets in Singapore, Philippines, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Today, ...

  • April 6, 2011
  • at 3:21 pm
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The Groupon Clones in Indonesia

Update: Groupon acquired Disdus. We confirmed it with Jason, co-founder of Disdus. Currently, Indonesia has 23 active Groupon clones. Here&#...

  • March 29, 2011
  • at 9:54 am
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Groupon China Starts Offering Deals in Beijing and Shanghai

The partnership between Groupon and Tencent, Gaopeng.com has finally started offering deals in China. For the time being, deals are availabl...

  • March 17, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Groupon Launches Donation Campaign for Japan Earthquake Victims

It is great to witness how the world unites to help Japan. Not only has Google played an important role, Groupon Japan has also started a do...

  • March 12, 2011
  • at 10:01 pm
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Russian Social Network Collaborates with Groupon

Groupon might have screwed it up in China but things still look rosy elsewhere. Mail.Ru recently announced a newly formed partnership betwee...

  • February 18, 2011
  • at 1:24 am
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groupon livingsocial snapdeal

India’s SnapDeal Surpasses LivingSocial, Threatens Groupon

Groupon enjoyed a good two year head start in the group buying industry, but is now facing stiff competition not only from Amazon-invested L...

  • May 20, 2011
  • at 12:18 am
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The Group Buying Battleground in Singapore

For a small country like Singapore, it is surprising that we have 46 group buying websites with four already in the deadpool. The number of ...

  • May 3, 2011
  • at 11:08 am
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grouponcn

Groupon.com Acquires Groupon.cn [UPDATED]

Update from Groupon: “These are just rumors. We have not. If that changes, I’ll be sure to confirm,” a Groupon spokeswoman...

  • April 26, 2011
  • at 3:50 pm
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lashou

Chinese Coupon Site Lashou Gets $110 Million Funding

China’s popular daily coupon website, Lashou.com, has announced it has raised $110 million in a third round of funding. Milestone Capi...

  • April 12, 2011
  • at 4:05 pm
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BREAKING: Groupon Acquires Indonesia’s Disdus

Update: Disdus was backed by East Ventures which is also the venture capital’s first exit. Congrats! Penn Olson’s Joshua Kevin r...

  • April 6, 2011
  • at 2:41 pm
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Top Groupon Clones in China [CHART]

Groupon China, Gaopeng.com, recently just launched its operation and I believe many of us are curious whether the collaboration between Tenc...

  • March 24, 2011
  • at 11:16 am
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No… IndoGroupon isn’t Groupon Indonesia

An Indonesian friend of mine told me about IndoGroupon.com. Could it be Groupon Indonesia? That was the first question that came to mind. I ...

  • March 15, 2011
  • at 9:55 pm
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Groupon China, Gaopeng.com Just Went Live

Tencent and Groupon China’s Gaopeng just went live, a Chinese friend of mine informed me. Although the site is now  live, there isn&...

  • February 28, 2011
  • at 12:55 pm
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Groupon and Tencent in Conflict

We wrote that Gaopeng.com, a domain for Groupon China was bought and launched under Tencent’s name. But in actual fact, the Groupon manage...

  • February 17, 2011
  • at 8:58 pm
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