The Debate of Groupon
Even though Groupon can substantially increase the traffic of a business (as suggested in the second NBC News video), business owners may also feel the burden of carrying the costs of deep discounts and commissions (as suggested in the first CNN News video). In fact, the CNN News video also mentioned e-mail promotions --- you may be interested in a relevant discussion on E-mail Marketing in this blog. What do you think? Does Groupon benefits or hurts business?