B2C e-commerce

B2C E-Commerce

A transaction conducted over the Internet between a business and a consumer. For example, an online publisher may sell a book to a customer, ship it to him/her, and receive payment, all without ever meeting the customer. B2C e-commerce first became common in the 1990s with the popularization of the Internet. See also: dot-com bubble, B2B.

B2C e-commerce

The conducting of commerce by companies, government agencies, and institutions with consumers over the Internet. Amazon.com is typical of a company engaged in B2C e-commerce.
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M2 PRESSWIRE-September 2, 2019-: Singapore B2C E-Commerce Market Report 2019: Online Shopping Enhanced by Mobile and Cross-Border Purchasing Trends
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'A competitive B2C E-commerce ecosystem, as reflected by the index, appears to be enticing foreign investment.
The 2018 B2C E-commerce Index was launched at the first Africa eCommerce Week in Nairobi, Kenya.
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According to the 'Middle East B2C E-Commerce Market 2018,' with high internet and mobile penetration rates in the Gulf countries, combined B2C e-commerce sales are expected to more than double between 2017 and 2020 to reach $20 billion.
B2C e-commerce activities in Egypt were estimated to have reached $544m in 2015/2016.
However, the report emphasizes that B2B e-commerce must deliver on the high standard set by B2C e-commerce and posits that B2B companies need to evolve their go-to-market strategies by adopting proven B2C principles.
Online retail is a part of B2C e-commerce and refers to commerce activities over the Internet.
THE PHILIPPINES ranked 89th out of 137 countries and territories worldwide in terms of readiness to support online shopping and other business-to-consumer electronic commerce (or B2C e-commerce), according to the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (Unctad).
UNCTAD B2C E-Commerce Index is topped by Luxembourg, Iceland, Norway, Canada, Japan, Britain, Switzerland and New Zealand.
The report, titled "Middle East B2C E-Commerce Market 2015", finds that amidst a booming retail environment, B2C E-Commerce is just evolving in the Middle East and has much room for growth.