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The UbuntuShop treasure trove

It came to your screens on 25 June 2012: the new offering by bidorbuy’s own UbuntuDeal, called the UbuntuShop.

Quality keeps UbuntuDeal on the top

You know that bidorbuy acquired UbuntuDeal several months ago. According to the UbuntuDeal latest press release, the newest member of our family is doing very well in the competitive environment of online group buying. Since its launch in November 2010, UbuntuDeal has expanded into all major cities of South Africa. Their sellers are happy; over […]

Coupons and vouchers on bidorbuy

You surely noticed (what, haven’t you been paying attention?!) that bidorbuy.co.za has a brand-new category, aptly named Gift Vouchers and Coupons. Currently, the new category houses over twenty offers with great discounts on eating out, family photo-shoots, salsa dance lessons, fitness and beauty sessions, travel, and more. This spreading out into coupons and vouchers complements […]

UbuntuDeal is on!

You may say it is the exact opposite of bidorbuy. While bidorbuy enables local merchants, individuals or businesses, to sell online to geographically distant buyers, UbuntuDeal brings online audiences to local merchants. UbuntuDeal is based on the power of collective buying. A participating merchant agrees to give a heavy discount for a restaurant meal, spa […]