35 Acquisitions
IPO / Stock
Went Public on Nov 4, 2011 / NASDAQ:GRPN
Chicago, Illinois
Groupon is a deal-of-the-day website that offers discounted gift certificates usable at local or national companies.
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Internet, Social Media, Advertising, Retail

Company Details


Groupon is a deal-of-the-day website that offers discounted gift certificates usable at local or national companies. It is known as an online e-commerce platform that provides its users with the ability to purchase any product.

By leveraging the company’s global relationships and scale, Groupon offers consumers a vast marketplace of deals all over the world. Its users have the ability to discover various products on the web or on mobile with Groupon Local; enjoy vacations with Groupon Getaways; and find a curated selection of electronics, fashion, home furnishings, and more with Groupon Goods.

Groupon provides merchants with a collection of products and services, including customizable deal campaigns, credit card payment processing capabilities, and point-of-sale solutions. The platform was launched in 2011 and is based in Chicago Heights, I.L.

Funding Rounds (7) - $1.39B

DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Apr, 2016$250M / Post Ipo Equity1
Feb, 2011$16.2M / Venture3
Jan, 2011$950M / Series D10
Apr, 2010$135M / Series C4
Dec, 2009$30M / Series B3
Jan, 2008$4.8M / Series A1
Jan, 2007$1M / Angel2

Investments (6)

DateInvested InRoundPartner(s)
Jun, 2015€10M / Series D
Aug, 2014$13M / Series C
Feb, 2014$10.7M / Venture (Lead)
Jul, 2013undisclosed amount / Series B
Feb, 2013$400k / Venture
Nov, 2010$5M / Venture (Lead)

Current Team (65)


Products (5)

  • Groupon Getaways Hotel & Travel Deals delivers exclusive deals up to 60% off.
  • Groupon's platform for businesses to find new customers, brand awareness, and profitable marketing with no upfront cost.
  • Groupon's nationwide delivery and takeout service.
  • GrouponWorks offers local business merchants with details on how Groupon helps businesses keep daily deal customers engaged.
  • Snap by Groupon gives you cash back on your favourite products. Shop, snap a photo of your receipt and get paid to shop!

Competitors (36)

  • 8coupons is a discovery and comparison engine that provides location-based deals on products and activities.
  • Adiility is a technology company enabling online to offline commerce transactions.
  • AtCost.com is one of the original innovators in the online group buying and distributed commerce space.
  • bargainez is the platform for businesses to share coupons and for consumers to redeem them with ease
  • BligDeal is an interactive website that allows consumers to save money while purchasing items that are tailored to their likes.
  • BuyWithMe is a website where local merchants offer exclusive, limited-time offers to members of their community.
  • Chitown is an e-commerce platform offering deals for consumers in Chicago.
  • ClickOn is an online travel marketplace based in Brazil that offers travel packages, deals and promotions.

Offices/Locations (6)

  • Israel Office



  • Headquarters

    600 W. Chicago Avenue

    Suite 400

    Chicago, Illinois 60654

    United States

  • Spain Office

    Paseo Castellana 79

    Madrid, 28046


  • San Francisco Office

    225 Bush St.

    Suite 1300

    San Francisco, CA 94104


  • Palo Alto Office

    3101 Park Blvd.

    Palo Alto, CA 94086


  • Seattle Office

    505 5th Avenue South

    Suite 615

    Seattle, WA 98104


Past Team (149)


Images (3)


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