Living Social Completes The Picture

Good news! After 18 months of discussion, Living Social have finally come on board and now complete the picture to ensure that Buyometric really is providing a selection of ALL the best deals from across the UK.

Living Social has a huge range of offers to suit every type of deal fan and now those offers are available in your “daily dose of deals” courtesy of Buyometric. From local offers on restaurants, spas, and haircuts to national brand products, luxurious escapes and fantastic family experiences – there’s something for everyone.

So, what took us so long?

Living Social are a US company, and in early 2011, a decision in their Washington DC head office was taken to steer clear of working with deal aggregators. However the popularity of Buyometric in the UK has reached across the pond, and with the support of the Living Social UK team we’ve joined up with them in a strategic partnership that will see our users benefit from more choice than anywhere else.

We went to meet the guys and girls over at the Living Social UK head offices, and I have to say – I was impressed.

Signing in on a brand new iPad, before being shown to the “Social” bar was great, but passing the games room – Table Tennis, Foosball and Arcade Dance Machines – before dropping by the “picnic” meeting room (grass floors, picnic tables and sundrenched skies), made me realise that our own humble London Bridge office has a long way to go.

 There was a definite sense of pride and achievement and we’re confident that this will shine through in the quality of the offers we’re now sharing with you.

To celebrate this new partnership and to show how ecstatic we are to be working together, we’re giving away £100 worth of Living Social vouchers to one lucky winner to be selected at random from anyone who purchases a Living Social deal through Buyometric before the 9th July 2012. Terms can be found here.

VouchMANIA.com launched to bring daily deals to UK students

Posted by on 21-03-2012, under Partnerships

VouchMANIAOn Monday we rolled out a new partnership which brings daily deals to the UK student population. The site, VouchMANIA.com, has been developed in conjunction with the 2Study Foundation, a charity that provides university students in England and Wales with ‘means tested’ hardship awards that range from £500 to £3,000.

Initially the site will be marketed to 250,000 university students from a group of supporting universities over the next few weeks through a new student social networking site money2study.com. Eighty per cent of net profits generated from the site will be donated to the 2Study Foundation.

We’re delighted to be working with the VouchMANIA.com team and the 2Study Foundation by providing access to our deals aggregation platform. Students have not been heavily targeted by daily deal websites until now but we expect to see strong uptake, particularly because all purchases will help fellow students in need.

View the full press release here

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