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• Consumer-to-Consumer (C2C)
Consumer-to-Consumer Another way of classifying is in terms of the participants’ physical connection to
the Web. • e-commerce over Wired networks
• e-commerce over Wireless network (Mobile Commerce
e-commerc over ELECTRONIC COMMERCE (E-commerce)
Business-to-Consumer Electronic Commerce (B2C)
B2C involves retailing products and services to individual shoppers.
e.g. Amazon.com, which sells books to consumers is an example of B2C e-commerce.
e.g. Business-to-Business Electronic Commerce (B2B)
B2B involves sales of goods and services among businesses.
e.g. ChemConnect’s Web site for buying and selling natural gas liquids, refined and
intermediate fuels, chemicals, and plastic is an example of B2B e-commerce. Consumer-to-Consumer Electronic Commerce (C2C)
C2C involves Consumers selling directly to consumers.
e.g. e-Bay enables people to sell their goods to othe...
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- Spring '11
- web sites, Internet business models