Posts Tagged Daily Deals

nCrowd acquires another Deal Provider in Canada, Dealathons

nCrowd acquires another Deal Provider in Canada, Dealathons

After their well publicized acquisition of Teambuy/Dealfind a couple of months back, nCrowd continues their way of growth through acquisition by having just acquired Dealathons. This was a good acquisition for nCrowd given that Dealathons had about 350,000 subscribers in […]

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There are better managed companies in the Deals Industry.

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 have […]

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Deals & Coupons Month is a GO in Canada!!

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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A good year for the Canadian Deal & Coupons industry

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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Ecommerce Deals site Zulily files for IPO, publishes operational details, expanding to Canada

Ecommerce Deals site Zulily files for IPO, publishes operational details, expanding to Canada

Zulily, is a popular flash-sales site in the US focused on children’s items. Similar to Beyond The Rack or Gilt except the focus is on the kids industry. Earlier in October it filed for an IPO. In its Form S-1, […]

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Teambuy secures and raises another $5 million to fund next step in growth as Canada’s leading Deals Provider

Teambuy secures and raises another $5 million to fund next step in growth as Canada's leading Deals Provider

Teambuy has just announced that they have raised $5 million from Best Funds and existing institutional investors. This is another strong move by Canada’s leading deal provider and will go towards funding their next step in what we believe will […]

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Launching Local Commerce Canada

Launching Local Commerce Canada

OVERVIEW Local merchants are the life blood of our economy. Their main concern has always been on finding and attracting local customers. Marketing and customer acquisition has gone through a metamorphosis for these local merchants and retailers over the past […]

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Beyond The Rack, significant growth in mobile deal commerce

Beyond The Rack, significant growth in mobile deal commerce

Beyond the Rack recently published their May revenues from mobile commerce.The growth in mobile continues for BTR and their news should help accelerate further mobile commerce investment in Canada from other ecommerce players. Here are the numbers: From Apple iOS: […]

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Restaurant Industry in Canada; HUGE numbers, consumers and deals

Restaurant Industry in Canada; HUGE numbers, consumers and deals

As far as deals go, Restaurants are still the #1 category requested by consumers…by far. Notice I wrote “requested”. Although consumers requesting Restaurant deals continue to outpace other categories, deal providers, be they for local offers or coupons, continue to […]

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The Daily, Local Deals Market is growing…for Groupon!

The Daily, Local Deals Market is growing...for Groupon!

I finally got a chance to look through Groupon’s quarterly results published earlier this month. Although we make it a point to not publish all that much about Groupon in Canada, (there involvement in the country is not that, well, […]

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