Share
Explore BrainMass

B2B Business model

What competitive pressures will the increased growth of the B2B business model bring to bear in the marketplace?

Solution Preview

Source: Use has been made of material at these sites.
http://www.cio.com/archive/021500_trading.html
http://digitalenterprise.org/markets/markets.html

B2B Websites bring together buyers and sellers within a particular industry, or across a particular business activity, for the purpose of removing inefficiencies out of the supply chain. B2B marketplaces fall into two broad categories: vertical and horizontal. Vertical marketplaces operate in specific industries-agriculture, energy, petrochemicals and so on. Horizontal marketplaces, on the other hand, focus on a specific job function or need applicable to many different industries, such as purchasing used office ...

Solution Summary

The solution discusses the competitive pressures that the increased growth of the B2B business model will bring in the marketplace.

$2.19