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Local deals market moves up a gear as Google Offers arrives

01/25/2011| 9:14:18 AM| 中文

Groupon and Travelzoo may be facing a formidable foe in the burgeoning local deals market with confirmation that a new product, Google Offers, is being tested.

Groupon and Travelzoo may be facing a formidable foe in the burgeoning local deals market with confirmation that a new product, Google Offers, is being tested.

Google says it is working on what is effectively a Groupon copy, a model where registered users are notified of a daily or weekly deal, based on their location.

The concept is not particularly new, but Groupon’s extraordinary growth rate during 2010 has triggered a frenzy of copycats of its own, with perhaps Travelzoo the most high profile in the travel sector to get involved, initially in the US and now the UK.

Destination-specific deals, such as restaurant, activities, tours and hotel extras, seem to be the mainstay of travel-related products running such services at the moment.

Read the full story at:http://www.tnooz.com/2011/01/21/news/local-deals-market-moves-up-a-gear-as-google-offers-arrives/

TAGS: Google Offers | Groupon
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