Deal website does the business

The discount deals website Living Social has completed almost 500 deals and issued 100,000 vouchers to customers since it opened for business here 18 months ago. More than 25 per cent of the deals wer

28th April, 2012

The discount deals website Living Social has completed almost 500 deals and issued 100,000 vouchers to customers since it opened for business here 18 months ago. More than 25 per cent of the deals were food-related, while beauty represented about 15 per cent.

Living Social employs 20 people in Dublin, but worldwide the firm employs 5,000 people in 27 countries, and has 60 million members.

The idea for the company originated three years ago, according to Peter Briffett, managing director for Living Social in...

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