Email inboxes overrun with daily deals notifications from a variety of sites are set to be cleaned up with the launch of ‘vouchercloud deals’; a new notification service available from the discount site which only notifies consumers when daily deals go live that are specific to their registered interests and chosen location, available through a variety of the largest daily deal and group discount sites in the UK.
Amazon has entered the daily deals market in the UK with the limited launch of AmazonLocal service, initially covering the London area.
MoneySupermarket.com has joined the growing ranks of daily/local deal websites with the launch of MoneySupermarket Local Deals.
Google has updated its Shopper app for the iPhone to add nearby deals and offers.
Google Offers, Google’s answer to Groupon, which ties in with its recently announced mobile payments solution, Google Wallet, has launched as a trial in the US.
It’s no secret that Google has been looking to get itself into the daily deal/group buying phenomenon, openly courting Groupon at the end of last year, but falling short of a deal to buy them.
Group buying website Groupon has launched its iPhone app in the UK, allowing you to stay up-to-date with their latest deals whilst on the move.
Snippa is another new group buying website along the lines of the US giant Groupon and the recently launched Groupola.
A new deal website has launched aiming to give massive discounts on a range of items, provided enough people agree to take up the deal.
A new blog, PlayPennies, has been launched, which aims to feature deals for money conscious parents.