Blog: Distinguish B2B Markets from B2C Markets

The Eight Criteria that Distinguish B2B Markets from B2C Markets

The Business-to-Business (B2B) is different in fundamental ways from the Business-to-Consumer (B2C) sector. Typically, B2C transactions occur through an intermediary, such as a retailer or agent, while B2B refers to transactions that take place between businesses and are generally upstream from consumer transactions. In this article, I will discuss the eight key criteria that distinguish B2B markets with implications that directly affect market research.


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