June 20, 2011

Couponing is digitizing.


Although printed circulars remain the workhorse of the nation’s coupon distribution system, a growing share of the coupons consumers are handing cashiers are emerging from online distribution sources and are being printed out at home. A smaller but growing segment also is being handled exclusively through electronic means via smartphones and mobile technology.


June 20, 2011

Who’s clipping coupons? Ironically, coupon redemptions in the wake of the Great Recession are heaviest among higher-income, better-
educated Americans, researchers reported.


June 7, 2011

SmartSource has enhanced its online coupons with Quick Response codes that can provide real-time identification of fraudulent coupons.

April 29, 2011

Kroger now is offering its shoppers the ability to redeem SavingStar e-coupons when they use their Kroger Plus Card at checkout.

April 25, 2011

Call it “the attack of the coupon-crazed shelf sweepers.” It’s the most aggressive form of bargain hunting by consumers willing to spend hours searching out coupon deals, to stock up with enough product to last their families for a year and to turn their homes into veritable warehouses.


April 20, 2011

Catalina Marketing has joined the growing world of online coupons with the development of its Coupon Network by Catalina, which promises to offer shoppers unique savings and coupons.

April 12, 2011

More than three-quarters of women regard themselves as bargain hunters, a new national poll featured in the May issue of ShopSmart magazine found.

April 6, 2011

U.S. consumers that opted to become more thrifty during the recession will face rising food costs with ease as they've mastered ways to stretch their money, according to new research by NPD.

March 4, 2011

Consumers always want more, whether it is a thinner, lighter iPad, a faster car or a muffin with more blueberries. The same is true in the world of coupons, where a stumbling national economy caused shoppers to demand more coupons from consumer packaged goods companies.

January 18, 2011

SmartSource.com has gone mobile.

January 10, 2011

Building on its valued customer program, Harris Teeter is offering shoppers a way to link coupons to the program's card.

November 24, 2010

Rite Aid is offering customers ways to earn money back on purchases made from Black Friday through Christmas Eve.

November 7, 2010

Procter & Gamble on Monday announced that it is adding in-pack coupons from various brands...

October 27, 2010

Building upon its "Have You Tried This Yet?" campaign, Procter & Gamble will release its...

August 30, 2010

Procter & Gamble is kicking off a savings initiative just in time for the back-to-school season....

August 29, 2010

Meijer has launched mPerks, its first digital coupon program....

August 24, 2010

Retail prices of branded prescription drugs went up by 8.3% in 2009, according to an...

August 23, 2010

On Aug. 29, 55 million homes nationwide will receive newspapers that contain savings on a...

July 25, 2010

Digital coupons grew 100% in the 12-month period ended June 30, Coupons.com reported Monday....

July 22, 2010

Use of the World Wide Web to help drive trial is on the rise, according...

July 21, 2010

Kroger has launched a digital coupon center on its website, which features Kroger brand and...

July 14, 2010

ShopRite has launched a Coupons.com “Save to Card” coupon gallery on its website that lets...

June 30, 2010

Coupons.com mobile applications for digital coupons have been downloaded more than 1 million times, including...

June 20, 2010

A provider of electronic and mobile coupon solutions has added a grocery chain to its...