Incorporating loyalty programs into marketing campaigns will not only encourage repeat business, but they also present an opportunity to collect a diverse scope of customer data.
Groupon's time-based booking allows businesses to offer deals that act as reservations, allowing merchants to fill off-peak hours and lure new customers.
Groupon says the addition of in-store coupons will bring 1,100 coupons from more than 250 retailers across 245,000 locations.
As the company continues to pull away from the volatile daily deals business, it is launching a premium channel for discounted restaurant reservations born out of its Savored acquisition last September.
Groupon has become the official daily deals site of MLB.com through the 2014 season.
A four-month employee who was previously working on Groupon Goods has replaced Lee Brown.
MasterCard is offering deals for Nieman Marcus and meetings with Cubs players as part of its Priceless Cities program.
Automatic updating service lets businesses target repeat customers.
Bonobos' Memorial Day weekend campaign gets 12,000 "Claims" in the first day.
Digital giant says all businesses in the United States can now test its free deals platform.