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The Internet is forcing businesses away from traditional functions, such as distribution. The Internet effectively closes the gap between the buyer and the seller and has slowly been eliminating middlemen or intermediaries. Select a company from one of the following industries:

•Car insurance
•Newspapers or magazines
•Computers or other small electronics
•Books

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    You need to select one that seems more interesting to you. After that post specific questions and we'll try to find answers for you.

    Here are some links to give you ideas:

    http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=how+the+Internet+is+changing+the+way+business+is+done

    Sra

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    I was thinking on doing Dellcomputers or even Geico insurance, but I must point out the facts on their website on one or the other.

    Havent trouble on how the company uses direct and indirect channels.

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