LivingSocial Escape’s general manger for Europe Nick Stafford said the company had a good ‘pipeline of partners’ of UK hotels as well as a good mix of product which reflected where people want to go on holidays. He denied the service was just another flash sale website with promotions running for a week for departures of up to 12 months in advance. “It’s about unique experiences, it’s not a last minute holiday platform. The partners we are working with are four and five-star hotels so we’re not chasing the lowest price point. Partners pay LivingSocial a marketing fee for customers who take up the deals while the deals service passes on revenue from vouchers purchased whether they are redeemed or not. Get the full story at Travolution