You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe


Market Movers

Groupon slides after news of acquisition

Groupon fell following news it’s acquiring CommerceInterface — part of an effort to improve operations at Groupon Inc.’s e-commerce­ business as it seeks to expand globally. No terms were disclosed about the deal, announced Friday. CommerceInterface, of Salt Lake City, provides a Web-based platform designed to help manufacturers, distributors, and retailers­ handle online sales, interact with vendors, and manage operations. Groupon pioneered online daily deals.

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week