Centralized electronic marketing systems improve trading of agricultural commodities

Meissner, Frank
November 1981
Marketing News;11/27/1981, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p14
Trade Publication
Focuses on the advantages of using centralized electronic marketing system in trading agricultural commodities in the U.S. Essence of electronic marketing system; Types of electronic markets and electronic marketing projects that are functioning in the late 1950s; Methods used by TELCOT, the Plains Cotton Cooperative Association's computer assisted marketing program.


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