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E-fulfillment - a new challenge for electronic business

Claudia Isac ()
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Claudia Isac: University of Petroşani, Romania

Annals of the University of Petrosani, Economics, 2014, vol. 14, issue 1, 121-128

Abstract: Currently, we are witnessing a uniform interconnect solutions that allow easier access of small businesses and start-ups to electronic commerce and even their unprecedented development using specialized intermediaries. Thus, a modern distribution system is the e-Fulfillment presented in this paper. In the first part of the paper by presenting the concept and technological developments we have highlighted several classifications thereof. The biggest part presents the main operations are conducted at the operator e-Fulfillment, from taking products from suppliers, management, logistics information needed to store transactions through electronic transfer of goods to customers using courier companies, settlement and billing services, forms of promotion etc. The paper ends with some aspects of the advantages of using these systems, the costs involved and examples for Romania.

Keywords: e-Fulfillment; electronic commerce; authorized individuals (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: M15 P45 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2014
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