Groupon Introduces Gnome to Consolidate Merchant Tools

Groupon has released Gnome, a new tablet-based platform that will provide sophisticated tools to local merchants.

The tablet will let merchants instantly recognize their Groupon customers as they enter their business and redeem Groupons with a simple point of-sale system and credit card payment processing service.

Groupon Appoints Mike DeLuca as VP of Sales for Breadcrumb

Groupon announces that effective immediately Mike DeLuca has assumed the role of VP of sales for Breadcrumb, the company’s iPad-based point-of-sale system for restaurants, bars, and cafes. In addition, DeLuca will remain in his current role as VP of sales and operations for Savored, a Groupon-owned restaurant reservation and yield management platform for high-end establishments. He will continue to report to Rob Kilgarriff, VP and GM of North American sales and account management, Groupon.