E-Commerce is the collective term for all activities on the Internet with regard to trade in goods, services and information. The spectrum can range from product information, customer inquiries and orders to payment transactions.
E-C. is often used synonymously with the term e-business, which was coined by IBM in the mid-1990s.

Source: logipedia / Fraunhofer IML

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