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Groupon Watch: Newspapers Fight Back

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Groupon Watch: Newspapers Fight Back

A group of 40 newspapers have begun including a deals feature called iCircular on their mobile phone apps to encourage use while shopping. The move is meant to compete with Groupon and other daily deal sites.

In other news, a survey says that the daily deal industry is seeing a shakeout, but it didn’t stop Google from buying another deals site.

And the group buying the Wrigley Building, which includes the founding members of Groupon, plan some renovations.

Read more:

  • Groupon founders and new owners of Wrigley Building have rehab plans. (Chicago Tribune)
  • Today’s Deal: Starting at $10: VIP Ticket Package or Outfield-Lawn or Bleacher Ticket for Movie Night on Saturday, October 1 at 5:30 p.m.

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