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CouponCodes.com is focused on providing consumers with easy-to-find coupon codes from the top 2,500 retail web sites.
AUSTIN, Texas – September 20, 2011 – Vertive LLC, publisher of leading coupon and deals site Offers.com, has acquired and launched CouponCodes.com, a new Website that is designed to provide consumers with a fast and easy way to find coupon codes and online coupons they seek when shopping online.
“An increasing number of companies are using coupon codes to deliver savings to their customers and create awareness for new customers,” said Steve Schaffer, founder and CEO of Vertive, LLC. “As consumers increasingly seek and use coupon codes and online coupons, we believe CouponCodes.com will deliver tremendous value for consumers every day. We plan to grow CouponCodes.com to become the go-to source for consumers looking for reliable coupon codes that work.”
At launch, CouponCodes.com is focused on providing consumers with easy-to-find coupon codes from the top 2,500 retail Websites. Although savings on CouponCodes.com are available to everyone, the personality of the site is designed to appeal to women. The CouponCodes.com editorial team screens all available discounts and puts the best coupon codes at the very top of the site, making the best coupons extremely easy to find.
“The acquisition and launch of CouponCodes.com reinforces the value of coupon codes to consumers, as the term has become synonymous with online savings,” said Jennifer Lovette, Vice President, Client Development & Marketing at Commission Junction. “We have worked with the award-winning team at Vertive and Offers.com for years, and we know they will put every effort into making the site a leading destination for consumers and participating merchants.”
Vertive LLC is a publisher of best-in-class coupon and deal Websites that help consumers save money when they shop online. Vertive publishes a family of Websites including Offers.com, CouponCodes.com, and Subscription.com. Information on these sites is supported by original content such as savings tips and buying guides, and the sites are organized in a way that helps consumers quickly find the best offer to address their immediate shopping needs. The award-winning company has been profitable since its inception and received a minority equity investment from Susquehanna Growth Equity, LLLP. Vertive is based in Austin, Texas.