Best in brief: B2B and the dotcom crash

Brief description of the dotcom shakeout, with especial reference to business-to-business exchanges. Survivors tend to be breakthrough applications which 'rewrote the rules by creating new products and services'.

Best In Brief

B2B and the dotcom crash

George S. Day, Adam J. Fein and Gregg Ruppersberger

Douglas WestUniversity of Westminster


Fifteen years ago there were just over 830 PC manufacturers; now there are arguably 8 to 10 viable survivors....