**VERY BIG news in our industry. ** Wagjag and Tuango just announced the acquisition of the assets of DealoftheDay from the Yellow Pages. Where other Daily Deal providers seem to be shrinking, where investment firms and groups want nothing toRead more →
The question has been asked many times: “What are Daily Deals, and what is the difference between Group Buying and Daily Deals, Local offers, Flash sales or online deals?” The Answer: A deals a deal, now go buy it andRead more →
RedFlagDeals.com™, this week announced some major upgrades to their service and site. Not only have they redesigned their site, they have upgraded their logo, and more importantly launched a new mobile application showcasing one of the largest deals database inRead more →
Here come the publishers.
It is inevitable. They already have the audience, they already have relationships with merchants and with the amount of revenues being produced by certain sites, newspaper, magazine and online publishers all over the world are launching their daily deal sites. Canada is no exception. Within 1-2 years, the majority of Daily Deals in this Country and the US will be sold by Publishers. (exceptions include the really big services such as Groupon, Living Social, Google Offers, Facebook Deals, and some niche or regional players, etc)
The Canadian Daily Deal industry is about to get far more interesting, far more competitive, far more serious and far more successful given the entrance of more mature players such as these publishers.Read more →