Groupon is a public company that is listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange. Established in 2008, the company is located in Chicago, Illinois, and is an online business that exists to bring daily deals to consumers. Every day, Groupon offers new special offers for restaurants, travel, activities and salon services in major cities all across the United States. Users can purchase a deal and then use it at their leisure. The site also features an e-commerce store, where shoppers can buy electronics, home and garden products, apparel and accessories, health and beauty products, sporting equipment and auto and home improvement supplies at discounted prices.