Contracting & Featuring

Information about Contracts and Features on deals

What is Contracting?
Contracting is a product group-level process in which the vendor and buyer decide on terms and sign a contract to lock in those terms for a set period of...
Fri, 12 Oct, 2018 at 1:36 PM
How to Submit a Contract
1. Navigate to the Product Groups page using the left-hand menu. 2. Click on the gear to the right of the product you would like to contract and choose ...
Fri, 12 Oct, 2018 at 1:43 PM
What Does "Contract Status" Mean?
Contract status indicates at what point the contract is in the process.  Contract statuses include: Pending Review - The contract has been submitte...
Fri, 12 Oct, 2018 at 1:57 PM
What is Featuring?
Featuring is a process in which a product group is given more attention than it normally would receive. Featured product groups get Groupon Editorial writ...
Fri, 12 Oct, 2018 at 2:28 PM
What Does "Feature Status" Mean?
Feature status indicates at what point the feature is in the process.  Feature statuses include: Upcoming - The feature has been created, but the feat...
Fri, 12 Oct, 2018 at 2:29 PM
How to Clone a Contract
If you want to submit a contract identical to an existing contract, but with different dates, you can clone a contract.  NOTE: Cloning a contract will c...
Mon, 21 Aug, 2017 at 4:28 PM
How to End a Contract
Only buyers are able to end contracts after they have been approved. If you would like to end your contract early, please contact your buyer to discuss.
Tue, 31 Oct, 2017 at 2:48 PM
What is "Contract Coverage"?
The term "Contract Coverage" refers to how the contract dates and feature dates overlap. See diagrams below for the types of contract coverage and...
Fri, 12 Oct, 2018 at 2:35 PM
I Cannot Submit a Contract
Un-clickable button If you are unable to submit a contract because the "Agree & Submit" button is un-clickable, confirm that all product...
Fri, 12 Oct, 2018 at 2:38 PM
Can Contracts Be Created If the Products Are Not Approved?
Yes. Contracts can be created regardless of the approval status of the products. Keep in mind that product group/product information will appear on the cont...
Wed, 14 Mar, 2018 at 11:32 AM