Moms to look for mobile coupons while doing back-to-school shopping

With just a couple of weeks left until the start of a new school year, a lot of moms are out in force to get their kids’ back-to-school shopping done. But while they

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 15th, 2014 Candice So

UpSnap partners with Valpak for mobile ads and coupon alliance

Toronto-based marketing startup UpSnap Inc. has signed an agreement with Valpak Canada, making UpSnap a reseller of Valpak’s mobile tool measuring CPM, or the cost per thousand impressions. And on Valpak’s end, as

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 7th, 2014 Candice So

Canadian ‘daily deals’ association resists recommendations to set industry standards

The recommendation of a government-funded study that Canadian deals websites form an industry body to create a common set of standards for issues such as refunds and expiry dates isn't necessary, according to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 10th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Coupon app cashes in on Facebook mobile ad units

A Toronto-based mobile coupons startup is crediting a Facebook advertising unit in part for its popularity after just a couple of months in the App Store. Checkout 51 offers consumers a mobile app

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 13th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Google’s $5 billion offer for Groupon is no discount, analysts say

Google would be overspending if it paid north of US$5 billion to acquire online coupon provider Groupon, according to various industry analysts.While Groupon would give Google a boost in local advertising and make

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 1st, 2010 Juan Carlos Perez

Online coupon use may take off in Canada with Couponclick.ca launch

Canadians may start printing more coupons from the Web and clipping less of them from the weekend penny saver if Couponclick.ca gets its way.Launching this Fall, the site is currently live in demo

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 11th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Surf to save – Web sites that really pay off

Regular Internet shoppers know the advantages of e-tailing: lower prices, larger selection, and the chance to shop in their skivvies. But there are some categories where savings are really pronounced, and if you're

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 10th, 2009 Rick Broida

Canadians adopt “smart shopping” strategies this Christmas season

Forking over hard-earned cash for new holiday dresses, turkey dinners, greeting cards and expensive gifts for the extended family may seem difficult given the tough economy.But this doesn't mean Canadians are anywhere close

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 5th, 2008 Michelle MacLeod

Canadians want printable Web coupons, grocers deny them

Canadians want to stop clipping coupons out of the weekend newspaper and start downloading them from the Web, but many grocers won’t accept printed-at-home coupons because of the risk of fraud, experts say.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 17th, 2008 Brian Jackson