Electronic Commerce and e-Business

The generally accepted method of electronically exchanging structured documents between trading partners used to be via Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), but this has now been largely supplemented by a more comprehensive term - ‘electronic commerce’.

Information about Electronic Commerce and e-Business

The purpose of this Practice Guide is to help readers gain an understanding of:

  • e-commerce and e-business in general
  • the benefits
  • collaborative e-commerce
  • penetration of e-commerce in the UK
  • case studies relating to e-commerce
  • key issues - e-commerce
  • contractual issues
  • trading models


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