TITLE

Bucking the E-biz trend

AUTHOR(S)
Hobson, Katherine
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;06/04/2001, Vol. 130 Issue 22, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on electronic commerce as of June, 2001. The success of catalog companies with online outlets; The difficulty which retailers face when opening an online outlet; The reasons why some retailers fail online.
ACCESSION #
4487033

 

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