Groupon Teams up with Borderlinx for Canadian Cross-Border Goods Commerce

  Groupon Teams up with Borderlinx for Canadian Cross-Border Goods Commerce

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NEW YORK, LONDON, SINGAPORE, BRUSSELS, December 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Groupon, one of the fastest growing companies in ecommerce, has selected
Borderlinx Global eCommerce Solutions ( )
to help facilitate Canadian cross-border U.S. sales for the company's Groupon
Goods channel. Through Borderlinx's compliant, secure and reliable
cross-border trade solutions, Groupon is able to provide its Canadian
customers with the capability to purchase a broader selection of Groupon Goods
deals available in the United States and ship them to Canada.

Borderlinx Global eCommerce Solutions provides retailers with a hassle-free
service to ship electronics, fashion, home furnishings and other items quickly
and securely to countries outside the United States. Customers know the full
price in Canadian currency they'll pay for a Groupon Goods item and have the
peace of mind knowing that they are protected from unexpected taxes, duties
and import costs that are often associated with these types of sales.

"We're excited to be working with such an innovative company as Groupon to
support their Canadian cross-border trade with their Groupon Goods business,"
said Jérôme Mercier, Borderlinx CEO. "Our global ecommerce solution offers
retailers and brands more value than most U.S. vendors, including greater
flexibility, ease of integration, reliability and cost."

With nearly a decade of experience in delivering effective, transparent and
hassle-free cross-border ecommerce, Borderlinx partners with DHL Express to
deliver to a network of more than 200 countries and territories as well as a
strong commitment to customer service.

Notes to Editors:

About Borderlinx

Borderlinx has been revolutionizing the way people shop since its launch in
2006. Through its global ecommerce solutions Borderlinx offers retailers the
freedom to reach international customers simply and effectively. Using the
global shipping expertise Borderlinx brings, eCommerce professionals can
maximize their business potential. Retailers can also tackle the challenges of
going global, reaching new markets with an expert partner.

"Borderlinx" is a registered trademark of Borderlinx Limited. All other
trademarks or brand names are the property of their respective owners.

About Groupon

Groupon (NASDAQ: GRPN) is a global leader of local commerce and the place you
start when you want to buy just about anything, anytime, anywhere.By
leveraging the company's global relationships and scale, Groupon offers
consumers a vast marketplace of unbeatable deals all over the world. Shoppers
discover the best a city has to offer 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 is redefining how traditional small businesses attract, retain and
interact with customers by providing merchants with a suite of products and
services, including customizable deal campaigns, credit card payment
processing capabilities, and point-of-sale solutions that help businesses grow
and operate more effectively. To search for great deals or subscribe to
Groupon emails, visit . To download Groupon's five-star
mobile apps, visit . To learn more about the
company's merchant solutions and how to work with Groupon, visit .

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