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Fizzling out? Group buying sites in the UAE

Fizzling out? Group buying sites in the UAE

Groupon.com’s accounting troubles and rising rate of customer refunds stands an ominous forecast to the imminent fate on daily deal websites in the UAE thinks Eva Fernandes

April 1, 2012 1:39
 
Pop! Goes the Groupon Bubble

Pop! Goes the Groupon Bubble

With Groupon shares dropping to $20, Kipp can’t help but speculate a similar fate for the UAE’s avid group buying market.

November 23, 2011 4:58
 
Network of the Group Buying Bandwagon

Network of the Group Buying Bandwagon

Whether the recent news of acquisitions and IPOs is a sign of even better days to come for social buying or just a passing phase, there’s definitely a lot of newcomers hoping to catch the tail-end of this sector’s meteoric rise.

August 1, 2011 2:50
 

Network of the Group Buying Bandwagon

Whether the recent news of acquisitions and IPOs is a sign of even better days to come for social buying or just a passing phase, there’s definitely a lot of newcomers hoping to catch the tail-end of this sector’s meteoric rise.

August 1, 2011 2:46
 
Group Hog: competition heats up in UAE’s group-buying scene

Group Hog: competition heats up in UAE’s group-buying scene

There’s an abundance of group-buying platforms in the Gulf right now, all originating from Dubai. But is there a real understanding of how they an capitalise on this latest trend?

June 5, 2011 4:48
 
Paving the way to a new group buying concept. Maybe.

Paving the way to a new group buying concept. Maybe.

Nissan is experimenting with the group-buying concept. But it’s not what you think. Good to see a big brand take a step in this direction, even if it’s not full-throttle.

April 3, 2011 1:29