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Smile Group’s Dealsandyou claims to sell up to 4K vouchers daily; eyes break even by end of 2013

Tuesday, January 29, 2013 | More »

While daily deals biz has been in news for all wrong reasons, reported to be ‘dying’ by some and ‘dead’ by others, three players seem to be fighting it out on turf. We earlier wrote about Groupon India (earlier known as Crazeal) and MyDala, both of whom are eyeing profitability soon. The thi...


Groupon’s Indian venture Crazeal claims to be selling a deal voucher every 33 seconds; eyes profit by 2013-end

Crazeal, the Indian arm of the world’s largest online group buying site Groupon, has completed its first year of operations in the country. Techcircle.in caught up with Ankur Warikoo, who heads the Indian venture, to get a lowdown on the business directly from the horse’s mouth as several player...

25 October, 2012 | More »

Travel search site Wego unveils new-look deals feature

Singapore-based travel search site Wego.com, which has recently launched Wego India, has unveiled a new-look travel deals feature that lists top travel deals across markets at any given time. The updated feature will be available in English on all its 42 country sites. In India, Wego has domestic pa...

12 September, 2012 | More »


Excl: Gaurav Kachru quits Smile Group; To start his own venture

Gaurav Kachru, who was earlier the chief executive and co-founder of Smile Group’s daily deal site Dealsandyou, has left the group to start his own venture. In April this year, he was transferred to the group’s corporate development and strategy team as an executive vice-president. A week ago, T...

22 June, 2012 | More »


Excl: Dealsandyou appoints Ryan Valles as its new CEO

Smile Group’s daily deal site Dealsandyou has appointed Ryan Valles as its new CEO. Valles comes to the helm of Dealsandyou in place of Gaurav Kachru, who switched over to the Smile Group’s corporate development and strategy team as group executive vice president in April. In his new role Valles...

15 June, 2012 | More »


Snapdeal Claims 30,000 Transactions On A Single Day Driven By Mobile Recharge Coupons

Here is a number that would be of interest to all those in online coupon businesses. Snapdeal.com today claimed in a press release that it sold 30,000 deals on a single day. It’s another matter that a majority of the deals were mobile recharge coupons. Nevertheless, there were 30,000 transacti...

27 April, 2011 | More »


Groupon India’s Strategy Revealed, And It’s A Big Deal

The Bubna brothers could not be happier. It’s been just a month since they got acquired by global deals site Groupon; and things are looking good. Really good. When they had started local deals site SoSasta, after a series of not so successful ventures, the Bubna brothers did not imagine one day t...

25 February, 2011 | More »