Yellow Pages Group

Yellow Pages Group

January 19, 2011 09:43 ET

Deal of the Day Launches in Vancouver, Helping Residents Save Up to 95% on Top Local Businesses

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Jan. 19, 2011) - Vancouver locals will be able to recover from Holiday shopping spending with savings up to 95% on local restaurants, shopping and cultural events with the launch of's Deal of the Day in the greater Vancouver region., Canada's # 1 shopping community, offers this service for free at with the option to register to daily emails alerts.

The incredible discounts are based on the buying power of people in groups: Deal of the Day negotiates amazing discounts with popular local businesses that have the potential of recruiting a substantial number of new customers. Each day, Deal of the Day subscribers receive free emails alerting them to deals and once a minimum number of buyers is reached, an offer is activated. Each member can forward the deal to friends and family – via email, Facebook or Twitter – and if a new referral makes a purchase, the person who forwarded the deal receives $5.

"In Toronto, Ottawa, Quebec and Montreal, consumers already saved millions of dollars in a few months thanks to We are now happy to introduce Deal of the Day and bring savings to Vancouverites," said Stéphane Marceau, Chief Marketing Officer of Yellow Pages Group.

"These substantial savings will enable Vancouver residents to discover their city and shop guilt-free. As we're nearing the one-year anniversary of the Olympics, local merchants now have a new way to drive traffic to their stores or business," said Derek Szeto, founder of

Upcoming deals include yoga and Pilates classes, personal care, cultural outings and fitness:

  • Jan. 19, 2011 - $29 for One month of Unlimited Yoga & Pilates classes at The Studio at Treloar Physiotherapy Clinic, $90 value
  • Jan. 20, 2011 - $45 for a Full Facial including skin consultation, cleanse, mask, tone, and massage at Vanish Day Spa, $160 value
  • Jan. 22 and 23, 2011 - $20 for admission to 4 movies worth $44 at Dunbar Theatre
  • Jan. 24, $29 for $350 1 month of Krav Maga and Crossfit classes at Tactix Gym
  • Jan. 27, 2011 - $24 for 3 Sunless Autospray (mist) tanning sessions worth $90

To subscribe to Deal of the Day, visit and select your city.

About is a leading provider of online promotions and shopping tools to Canadians that attracts more than 2.2 million unique visitors every month. Since September 2010, helps Canadians make substantial savings with its new group-buying service, Deal of the Day. is owned by Yellow Media Inc. (TSX:YLO). Yellow Media Inc. owns and operates some of Canada's leading properties and publications including Yellow Pages™ directories,™,™Auto Trader™(.ca), and For more information, visit

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