E-business may be rocky

Carroll, Brian
December 2001
Furniture/Today;12/31/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 17, p32
Trade Publication
Reports the impact of the September 11 terrorist attacks on the electronic-business in the United States. Decline in business travel; Alteration of business decision-making process; Aggregation of retailers and vendors.


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