WARNING: nCrowd announces Foreclosure rebrands as Boomstreet

We do not usually make public recommendations on which marketing services companies should choose (We make private recommendations) but we will go ahead and do so in this case. Our work at the Canadian Deals & Coupons Association keeps usRead more

Local Loyalty Programs improving effectiveness of Deal & Coupon marketing campaigns

Who this article is for: This article is intended for Deal/Coupon Providers, Retailers who run deal/coupon promotions and Loyalty Program providers….and any other curious party. BACKGROUND Fact: Deal sites bring in traffic to local merchants. They have been one of

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There are better managed companies in the Deals Industry.

Over the past month the attention given to the Canadian Deals & Coupons space has primarily been about Teambuy’s bankruptcy protection and it’s acquisition by nCrowd. Over the same time period, story lines from media, bloggers, social chatter, etc haveRead more

Deals & Coupons Month is a GO in Canada!!

In March we announced that we, along with the Affiliate Marketing and Retail industries were working on the creation of Canada’s National Deals & Coupon Month….which would be for the month of May every year. After lot’s of hard work,

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eTail Canada, Deals & Coupon Marketing and the Retail Industry

As more Retailers in Canada leverage Deal & Coupon Marketing, more are building a relationship with the Canadian Deals & Coupons Association. As such, we are investing quite some time in being present at all the major Retail events in

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Even More Restaurant Deals in Canada

The Restaurant business is huge! It is a $65 Billion per year business with 18 million visitors to Restaurants EVERY DAY, over 81,000 restaurant , bars and cafe’s in Canada which employee a staggering 1.1 million people in this country.

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PIAC Publishes Industry Report on Daily Deal sites

The Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC), a consumer advocate organization out of Ottawa recently published a report on the Daily Deal industry in Canada titled, “Deal of the Day?: Consumer Protection in Online Group Buying Deals.” The purpose of the

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Introducing Canada’s National Deals & Coupons Month

Consumer’s thirst for Deals & Coupons in Canada continues to grow. The demand has never been of concern in this country. Rather it is the supply of deals & coupons that is lacking. Over the course of the past 18

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A good year for the Canadian Deal & Coupons industry

Happy New Year to one and all…. We are back from some time off and ready for a rather productive year ahead. The Deals & Coupons sector in Canada in 2013 had a good year, an active year. The sector

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Competition (Groupon) growing and catching up quickly to Tuango’s dominance in Quebec

Ever since the daily deal market erupted in this country, one thing has been seen as standard: that Groupon leads the market and everyone else plays catchup. Well, as many other ecommerce companies have seen, that is just not the

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