Forasimilarreasononlinegamblingishighlypopular

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Unformatted text preview: e the market leader, as Skype has prov ed. Products which are potentially embarrassing to buy also do well in the virtual environment. Some of the most profitable e­commerce companies are those selling pornography, and other sex­related products or services. For a similar reason, online gambling is highly popular. Products which are usually considered unsuitable f or selling online include those that have a taste or smell component. Food, especially f resh f ood, f alls into this category, along with perf ume. Clothes and other items that need to be tried on such as jewellery are generally not suited to virtual retailing, and, of course, items with a low v alue­to­weight ratio. There are excep...
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This note was uploaded on 01/10/2011 for the course FSD 201 taught by Professor Huong during the Spring '10 term at Beacon FL.

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