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Rakuten acquires eBates for $1 Billion

Rakuten acquires eBates for $1 Billion

Rakuten continues to strategically acquire companies in the affiliate marketing, deals/coupons sector  and consumer internet sectors in order to render it indispensable to consumers.  The company has just announced the purchase of online shopping coupon and cash back site  Ebates.com […]

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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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Linkshare Symposium in Toronto on eCommerce, Performance Marketing and Deals & Coupons in Canada

Linkshare Symposium in Toronto on eCommerce, Performance Marketing and Deals & Coupons in Canada

Linkshare, one of the leading performance marketing platforms in the world, will be having their annual Symposium in Toronto on October 16th. I have been invited as a speaker and will be presenting an overview of the Canadian Deals & […]

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Rakuten (Linkshare) acquires Popshops. Big news for coupon industry and affiliates

Rakuten (Linkshare) acquires Popshops. Big news for coupon industry and affiliates

Last week came the news that the owner’s (Rakuten) of one of the world’s largest couponing networks, Linkshare, acquired one of the largest couponing feeds, Popshops. Popshops was founded in 2006 and provides product and coupon feeds to over 25,000 […]

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Finally! The Entire Deals Ecosystem in Canada mapped; larger than realized.

Finally! The Entire Deals Ecosystem in Canada mapped; larger than realized.

Until now, no one knew how large in scope the deals industry was in Canada. The industry could not easily answer how many deal categories exist, or what categories there were beyond daily deals and coupons, who the leading deal […]

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