International sales increased an even faster 30%. The company also reported a record profit of $857 million during the second quarter and accelerated expansions ...
The daily deal site is now offering deals in more than 100 markets.
LivingSocial, which operates a web site where consumers can find daily coupons for restaurants, hotels, spas, bars and sporting events, this week announced it has entered Ireland, while also adding new markets in the United States, Canada and United Kingdom.
Among the new cities are Dublin, Montreal, Ottawa and Green Bay, WI. With the expansion, LivingSocial offers deals in more than 100 markets.
“We're not slowing down,” says Tim O'Shaughnessy, CEO and co-founder of LivingSocial. “We are focused on expanding even further to more markets, reaching new audiences, working with excellent local merchants and providing the best deals possible for our users."
The announcement comes a week after the daily deal site announced the acquisition of Urban Escapes.