Local news network Examiner.com will jump into the daily-deal fray by partnering with LivingSocial to offer its readers discounts of up to 90 percent at local businesses including restaurants, bars, spas, and theaters.
Examiner.com will offer the discounts in all 130 markets where LivingSocial is currently active, via a mix of feeds and local media placements. LivingSocial will also be the lead daily-deal provider in Examiner.com’s Insider Deal marketplace.
Examiner.com CEO Rick Blair said:
Our readers come to Examiner.com to connect with what they are passionate about. Now they also have access to discounts that let them experience more of what they love doing in their communities.
LivingSocial co-founder and CEO Tim O’Shaughnessy added:
We are excited by the opportunity to engage the Examiner.com community with the same great deals that are available through LivingSocial. As users enjoy interacting within their local communities, they can take advantage of outstanding deals on all the services and experiences LivingSocial offers in their area — from restaurants and spas, to travel and outdoor adventure.