Groupon Now! Deals Debut on foursquare

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5:49 PM EDT August 5th, 2011

Groupon has teamed up with check-in site foursquare to offer daily deals. Here is an excerpt from the announcement on Groupon’s official blog:

“Groupon Now!, our real-time deal platform, continues to launch across the country – we’re up to 25 markets! – and we’ve heard from lots of you that Now! is your favorite new way to cure boredom…  So, attention Mayors, Newbies and Badge Bon Vivants – the foursquare check-in just got a little sweeter! Starting today, Groupon is partnering with foursquare to offer deals you can use instantly.

As you get out and explore your city, just peruse participating Groupon merchants on foursquare, from lunch spots to live events, and purchase your Now! deal to apply immediately to your purchase. Groupon Now! features the same high quality merchants you’ve come to expect from us, and we have thousands lined up in each Now! city ready to celebrate your foursquare addiction.”

Click here to read the full blog entry.

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Related: Groupon’s Business Model: Bubble or the Real Deal?

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