Ankur Warikoo working on a new script for Nearbuy

Dearton Thomas Hector

An old lady runs through the narrow corridors of a slum, chasing two thieves, who had apparently robbed her bag. Twenty seconds ....

4 November, 2016

Lack of merchant focus tripped up Indian group buying sites: Groupon India CEO Ankur Warikoo

Vrishank Chandavarkar

Founded by Andrew Mason in 2008, Groupon created a niche as a group buying site. Although copycats jumped in, the early mover ....

26 March, 2013

Groupon India has won back 'brand' name but battle for domain name still in court

Sonam Gulati

World's largest group buying site Groupon has recently rebranded its Indian operations for the second time in almost a year – ....

22 November, 2012

Crazeal to become Groupon, finally!

Sonam Gulati

One year after rechristening itself from the earlier avatar of SoSasta (after acquiring the local deals site), world's largest ....

30 October, 2012

Groupon's Indian venture Crazeal claims to be selling a deal voucher every 33 seconds; eyes profit by 2013-end

Anand Rai

Crazeal, the Indian arm of the world's largest online group buying site Groupon, has completed its first year of operations in ....

25 October, 2012

Crazeal launches Merchant Center app; introduces microsites for fashion, travel & more

Anand Rai

Crazeal, the Indian arm of the world's largest online group buying site Groupon, has brought the Merchant Center app (Groupon's ....

23 October, 2012

TimesDeal tweaks biz model, no upfront payment for consumers

Nandana Das, the daily deals site of Times Internet Ltd, has changed its business model wherein it has done away with asking ....

3 October, 2012

Travel search site Wego unveils new-look deals feature

Nandana Das

Singapore-based travel search site, which has recently launched Wego India, has unveiled a new-look travel deals feature ....

12 September, 2012

If done in the right way, deals biz does work out: Ankur Warikoo, CEO of Groupon's Indian venture Crazeal

Sonam Gulati

If you thought 'deals' are dying down and the industry itself is on the verge of extinction, here is a rejoinder. Many players ....

5 June, 2012

GroupOn Rebranding SoSasta As Crazeal: Why, How & When

Preethi J

The world's largest online group buying site GroupOn is re-branding its Indian unit, acquired early this year, into ....

2 September, 2011