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B2B INFOMEDIARY [1 record]

Record 1 2013-03-22

English

Subject field(s)
  • Internet and Telematics
  • Electronic Commerce
DEF

An intermediary who sells information about a market and creates a platform on which buyers and sellers can do e-business.

CONT

Initially, infomediaries ... were mainly a consumer phenomenon typified by Yahoo, Amazon.com and e-Bay. But the most profitable and influential Internet companies will be business-to-business infomediaries, which will have the ability to reorganize entire industries.

OBS

The infomediary may be a person or a web-enabled organisation that provides information and knowledge services for, about, and on behalf of, a virtual community.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Internet et télématique
  • Commerce électronique
CONT

Peu à peu, les portails deviennent des infomédiaires, c'est-à-dire de nouveaux types d'intermédiaires dans la chaîne de distribution de produits et de services.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Internet y telemática
  • Comercio electrónico
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