kgbdeals Expands Its Daily Deals Footprint by Acquiring New York’s TheDealist

kgb, a nearly 20-year-old company that expanded into daily deals last year with kgbdeals, has acquired TheDealist in its hometown of New York. The company, which is currently operating in 100 cities in the U.S. and Europe, is one of many providers that are scrambling to gain scale against market leader Groupon. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.


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The problem with the Billionaire Savior phase of the newspaper collapse has always been that billionaires don’t tend to like the kind of authority-questioning journalism that upsets the status quo.

— Ryan Chittum, writing in the Columbia Journalism Review about the promise of Pierre Omidyar’s new media venture with Glenn Greenwald