Groupon Releases Updated Groupon Merchants App for Android, v2.2, with Groupon Payments

  Groupon Releases Updated Groupon Merchants App for Android, v2.2, with
  Groupon Payments

Business Wire

CHICAGO -- January 11, 2013

Today Groupon (NASDAQ: GRPN) announced the release of the newest version of
the Groupon Merchants app for Android (v2.2), which incorporates Groupon
Payments into the platform, offering merchants a better way to accept credit
cards at the guaranteed lowest overall rates. Groupon merchants with Android
devices who sign up for Groupon Payments will enjoy a fast, intuitive
experience capable of fulfilling their everyday credit card processing needs.

Groupon announced the release of the newest version of the Groupon Merchants
app for Android (v2.2), ...

Groupon announced the release of the newest version of the Groupon Merchants
app for Android (v2.2), which incorporates Groupon Payments into the platform,
offering merchants a better way to accept credit cards at the guaranteed
lowest overall rates (Photo: Business Wire)

Groupon merchants with Android devices may now enjoy the following benefits:

  *Hassle-Free Enrollment — Activate the service within minutes
  *Comprehensive Features — Use the Groupon Merchants app to enter bill
    totals, add tips, apply taxes, process refunds and email customer receipts
  *Dependable Service — Backed 7-days-a-week by a dedicated Groupon Payments
    support team reachable by phone and email
  *Security — Encrypted credit card information keeps customer data safe
  *Analytics — Payments information is seamlessly available through the
    online Payments Center where merchants can view live transaction history,
    check daily sales reports, track deposits to their bank account and
    analyze revenue trends
  *ROI Tracking — Groupon Merchants can scan and redeem customer Groupons and
    monitor tips and additional spending to track the success of their deal

"We're thrilled to bring the powerful features of the Groupon Merchants app
and the cost savings and convenience of Groupon Payments to more merchants
with smart phones,” said Gene Alston, General Manager of Groupon Payments.
“This app is an effective tool for merchants looking to process payments and
track customer growth.”

Merchants interested in learning more about Groupon Payments can visit
https://www.grouponworks.com/merchant-solutions/payments or call (888)
961-1511 to speak with a representative. The Groupon Merchants app is
available for download in the Google Play Shop. Merchants with iPhones can
download the Groupon Merchants app in the iPhone App Store.

The guarantee of lowest possible rates is only available to Groupon merchants
located in the United States. Merchants must provide proof of current
third-party rates for identical services. Participation is subject to the
terms of the Groupon Payments Merchant User Agreement, which may modify or
discontinue the guarantee and the underlying services at any time. The
guarantee is void where prohibited by law.

About Groupon

Groupon (NASDAQ: GRPN) is a global leader in local commerce, making it easy
for people around the world to search and discover great businesses at
unbeatable prices. Groupon is reinventing the traditional small business world
by providing merchants with a suite of products and services, including
customizable deal campaigns, credit card payments processing capabilities and
point-of-sale solutions to help them attract more customers and run their
operations more effectively. By leveraging the company’s global relationships
and scale, Groupon offers consumers incredible deals on the best stuff to eat,
see, do, and buy in 48 countries. With Groupon, shoppers discover the best a
city has to offer with Groupon Local, enjoy vacations with Groupon Getaways,
and find a curated selection of electronics, fashion, home furnishings and
more with Groupon Goods. To subscribe to Groupon emails, visit
www.Groupon.com. To learn more about the company’s merchant solutions and how
to work with Groupon, visit www.GrouponWorks.com.
''Groupon'' is a registered trademark of Groupon, Inc. All other names used
may be trademarks of their respective holders.

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