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Fishbowl and Groupon Partner to Measure Effectiveness and Incrementality of Restaurant-Focused Groupon Campaigns

Fishbowl and Groupon Partner to Measure Effectiveness and Incrementality of Restaurant-Focused Groupon Campaigns

Today, Fishbowl, the leading intelligent marketing automation and analytics platform provider for the restaurant industry, and Groupon, the leader at helping people find and save on amazing things to see, do, try and buy in their neighborhood, announced a partnership that enables national and multi-market restaurant partners to track and […]

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Meal deals worth it for restaurants? It depends

Restaurant operators are split on the value of daily deal discounts, according to a study by Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration. These deals, typically offered online, let people buy merchandise, a service or food at a deep discount, often half price. A survey of 273 restaurateurs who had offered […]

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Groupon Completes Acquisition of Savored

Groupon announced today it has acquired Savored, a leading provider of reservations at the best restaurants across the United States. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. More than 1,000 restaurants nationwide have used Savored’s unique platform for yield management. After booking a reservation on Savored.com and visiting the restaurant, […]

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Despite tough economy, some restaurants find the recipe for success

Danny Barbarigos, owner of La Tasca Tapas Restaurant in downtown Arlington Heights, was interested when Groupon approached him to offer a coupon on the power-buying website. “We tried some knock-off sites and sold maybe 30 or 40, so we decided to try this,” Barbarigos said. The online venture quickly paid […]

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Do restaurants get a good deal with Groupon?

“A good deal? That’s a tricky question,” says Chris Youngers, co-owner of Cafe Trio on the Country Club Plaza. Groupon has sold more than 2,600 half-price coupons to Cafe Trio. Youngers admits he won’t make much money off the deal, but he says Groupon has been effective in “getting the […]

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OpenTable coupons follow Groupon’s lead

The Essex, on Manhattan’s Lower East Side, offers creative cocktails, $1 oysters and its signature Colorado lamb chops over ricotta gnocchi. On weekday nights and during off-peak hours, it also features lots of empty tables. To fill his 150-seat restaurant in an economy that can spoil anyone’s appetite, the Essex’s […]

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