Introduction<br />E – Commerce<br />Cassandra Mecca, Yan Rao<br />April. 13/2011<br />
Table of Contents<br />1.	E-commerce  		-1.1 Definition  		-1.2 Major Categories<br />2.Online shopping<br /> 		-2.1 Onlin...
4.Summary and conclusion
5. References</li></li></ul><li>Definition<br />“E-commerce is the buying and selling of goods and services on the Interne...
Major Categories of E-commerce <br />Business-to-Consumer (B2C)<br />Any business that sells product/service over the inte...
Major Categories of E-commerce  cont. <br />Business-to-Business (B2B)<br />Online transactions between businesses. <br />...
Major Categories of E-commerce  cont. <br />Consumer-to-Consumer / Peer-to-Peer (C2C,P2P)<br />Exchanges between consumers...
Major Categories of E-commerce  cont. <br />Consumer-to-Business (C2B)<br />Consumers present themselves as a buyer group....
ONLINE SHOPPING <br />Online shopping, internet shopping, online purchasing, internet buying. <br />Transactions occur thr...
Online Shopping Stats. <br />Canadians used internet purchase goods and services valued at $15.1 billion in 2009 from $12....
Types of Online Shopping <br />Online Auctions<br />Classifieds <br />Portals <br />Manufacturers/ retailers (4)<br />(10)...
    Online Shopping Payment Types <br />Credit Card<br />C.O.D (Cash on Delivery) <br />Cheque<br />Money Order <br />PayP...
Online Shopping Pros and Cons <br />Pros For Consumer<br />Lower prices <br />Wider selection of product<br />Products are...
Online Shopping Pros and Cons cont.<br />Pros for Business<br />Increase market share<br />Enable access to an internation...
Online Shopping Pros and Cons cont.<br />Cons for Consumer <br />Cannot feel, touch, or try on items. <br />Shipping Costs...
Online Shopping Pros and Cons cont.<br />Cons for Businesses<br />Cost to build a webset that has certain hardware and sof...
Summary & Conclusion <br />E-commerce is a great way for businesses and consumers to interact internationally. <br />The f...
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  1. 1. Introduction<br />E – Commerce<br />Cassandra Mecca, Yan Rao<br />April. 13/2011<br />
  2. 2. Table of Contents<br />1. E-commerce -1.1 Definition -1.2 Major Categories<br />2.Online shopping<br /> -2.1 Online shopping overview<br /> -2.2 Online shopping statistics <br /> -2.3 Types of online shopping<br /> -2.4 Payment methods <br /><ul><li>3.Pros and Cons
  3. 3. 4.Summary and conclusion
  4. 4. 5. References</li></li></ul><li>Definition<br />“E-commerce is the buying and selling of goods and services on the Internet, especially the World Wide Web. In practice, this term and a newer term, E-Business, are often used interchangeably.” (1) <br />(2)<br />
  5. 5. Major Categories of E-commerce <br />Business-to-Consumer (B2C)<br />Any business that sells product/service over the internet. <br />Direct sale between supplier and consumer. <br />1995- Ebay.com & Amazon.com (3)<br />(6)<br />
  6. 6. Major Categories of E-commerce cont. <br />Business-to-Business (B2B)<br />Online transactions between businesses. <br />Companies that specialize in: -Marketing strategies <br /> -Advertising-Email companies-Website development <br />Online magazines (E-commerce times, BtoBOnline.com) (3)<br />(7)<br />
  7. 7. Major Categories of E-commerce cont. <br />Consumer-to-Consumer / Peer-to-Peer (C2C,P2P)<br />Exchanges between consumers. <br />Can involve third-party.<br />Examples: E-bay, Kijiji<br />Bid or sell items for any given price. (3)<br />(8)<br />
  8. 8. Major Categories of E-commerce cont. <br />Consumer-to-Business (C2B)<br />Consumers present themselves as a buyer group.<br />Examples: CTB, Speakout.com<br />Sites provide consumer with market strategies.<br />Businesses gain insight into consumer wants. (3) <br />
  9. 9. ONLINE SHOPPING <br />Online shopping, internet shopping, online purchasing, internet buying. <br />Transactions occur through electronic ways by computers. <br />Popular due to the growing population of internet users. (4)<br />(9)<br />
  10. 10. Online Shopping Stats. <br />Canadians used internet purchase goods and services valued at $15.1 billion in 2009 from $12.8 billion in 2007. <br />(5)<br />
  11. 11. Types of Online Shopping <br />Online Auctions<br />Classifieds <br />Portals <br />Manufacturers/ retailers (4)<br />(10)<br />
  12. 12. Online Shopping Payment Types <br />Credit Card<br />C.O.D (Cash on Delivery) <br />Cheque<br />Money Order <br />PayPal (4) <br />(11)<br />
  13. 13. Online Shopping Pros and Cons <br />Pros For Consumer<br />Lower prices <br />Wider selection of product<br />Products are easy to find in categories and easy to be compared<br />International customer access<br />No inventory needed <br />Shop in the comfort of your own home <br />24/7 business hours (12)<br />(14)<br />
  14. 14. Online Shopping Pros and Cons cont.<br />Pros for Business<br />Increase market share<br />Enable access to an international market <br />Increase productivity (12)<br />
  15. 15. Online Shopping Pros and Cons cont.<br />Cons for Consumer <br />Cannot feel, touch, or try on items. <br />Shipping Costs <br />Required credit card for security purposes<br />Distribution of private information. (Name, Address, ect.) (13)<br />(14)<br />
  16. 16. Online Shopping Pros and Cons cont.<br />Cons for Businesses<br />Cost to build a webset that has certain hardware and software required <br />Difficult to build customer trust (13) <br />
  17. 17. Summary & Conclusion <br />E-commerce is a great way for businesses and consumers to interact internationally. <br />The future of E-commerce will drastically progress over the years as the amount of internet users among businesses and consumers grows drastically every year. <br />(15)<br />
  18. 18. Works Cited<br />http://www.mariosalexandrou.com/definition/ecommerce.asp (1)<br />http://www.creativesyncsolutions.com/Ecommerce.html (2)<br />http://wiki.media-culture.org.au/index.php/E-commerce_-_Overview_-_E-Commerce_Major_Categories (3)<br />http://wiki.media-culture.org.au/index.php/E-commerce_-_Overview_-_Online_Shopping (4)<br />http://www.statcan.gc.ca/daily-quotidien/100927/dq100927a-eng.htm (5) <br />http://online---accounting-degree.blogspot.com/ (6)<br />http://www.idealaunch.com/blog/content/why-use-seo-content-on-b2b-websites/ (7)<br />http://christianpf.com/how-to-sell-your-stuff-on-ebay/ (8)<br />http://www.oshoppingdirectory.com/ (9)<br />http://skyshoponline.net/category/online-shopping/page/4/ (10)<br />http://www.ontario.inetgiant.ca (11) <br />http://www.proconlists.com/list/computers-internet/ecommerce--shopping-online/620 (12)<br />http://www.ehow.com/about_5418399_pros-cons-ebusiness.html (13) <br />http://www.barstoolu.com/?attachment_id=360 (14) <br />http://www.intobiiz.com/Ecommerce.htm (15) <br />

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