A secure website that links a large firm to its suppliers and other key business partners is called a(n):
D) private industrial network.
E) net marketplace.
Which of the following statements about Net marketplaces is not true?
A) Some Net marketplaces sell direct goods.
B) Some Net marketplaces serve vertical markets.
C) Some Net marketplaces sell indirect goods.
D) Some Net marketplaces support contractual purchases based on long-term relationships.
E) Some Net marketplaces are owned by a single firm and used to link solely to the firm's suppliers and key business partners.
Which of the following statements about exchanges is not true?
A) Exchanges are independently owned third-party Net marketplaces.
B) Some exchanges provide vertical markets.
C) Exchanges are the most successful form of B2B commerce.
D) Some exchanges enable a spot market.
E) Go2Paper is an example of an exchange.
Which of the following is an example of a direct good in the automobile industry?
A) Computer equipment
C) Office furniture
D) Roofing shingles
E) Sheet steel