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Difference between B2B, B2C, C2C, G2C, and G2B

Write a 3-4-page (350 words per page) paper that explains what the following terms mean, with examples. B2B, B2C, G2C, C2C. Give specifics.

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Electronic Commerce or eCommerce is a twenty-four hour shopping mall where, any one can shop any time, buy almost anything, from anywhere, using Internet. People can exchange goods and services without the barriers of time and distance. eCommerce makes the world a global and unified marketplace! The advent of the New Age Technology has introduced a new business structure and operational model with numerous benefits: No geographical/ language barriers, All transactions just a click away, Speed and convenience of shopping from home, Better variety and value enhancement through auctions and 24 X 7 operational. Such advancements have also introduced to us different terms that describe new business operation models.

The purpose of this essay is to analyze the meanings of B2B, B2C, C2C, G2C, and G2B. The objective of this essay is to provide the example for each one of these terms.

"Business-to-Business" also known as "B2B" or e-biz, business model applies to any business or organization that sells its products or services to other businesses over the Internet. Overall, B2B transactions are more complex and have higher security needs. An advantage of B2B sites is the ability to streamline interaction between two businesses that already have an established relationship. A great example of a B2B business model can be found on www.paetec.com. www.paetec.com is a telecommunications company that sells directly to businesses, such as hospitals, universities, hotels, etc. Another example of the B2B business model is seen in a manufacturing company having an online store to cater the requirements of the retailers; ...

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The purpose of this essay is to analyze the meanings of B2B, B2C, C2C, G2C, and G2B. The objective of this essay is to provide the example for each one of these terms.

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