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Author Ranganathan, C. ♦ Ramaprasad, Arkalgud ♦ Goode, Vern
Source ACM Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
File Format PDF
Language English
Abstract Egghead, a brick-and-mortar computer retailer, with stores across 200 locations, abandoned its brick establishments to become a pure Internet set-up, Egghead.com.<br><br>Charles Schwab was quick to react to the strategies of E*Trade and other competitors and moved its brokerage services to the Web. It gradually expanded its Web services to many areas, integrated its offline and online operations and became a brick-and-click set-up.<br><br>Through effective use of the Internet, UPS has been able to offer all of its services on the Web, as well as extend them. Apart from offering Web-based package tracking and delivery confirmation services, UPS offers document exchange service through which its business clients can transmit documents over the Net.
Description Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago (Ranganathan, C.; Ramaprasad, Arkalgud) || Southern Illinois University, Carbondale (Goode, Vern)
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2005-08-01
Publisher Place New York
Journal Communications of the ACM (CACM)
Volume Number 46
Issue Number 12
Page Count 9
Starting Page 308
Ending Page 316


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Source: ACM Digital Library