Around the globe

Work Study

ISSN: 0043-8022

Article publication date: 1 June 2000



(2000), "Around the globe", Work Study, Vol. 49 No. 3.



Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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Around the globe

Around the globe

The Global Media E-Commerce Network offers private labelled e-commerce capabilities. The Global Media Broadcast Network is a distributed multi-tiered Internet broadcast network that combines leading-edge signal aggregation and broadcast technologies to provide clients and end users with what Global Media believes to be the highest quality streaming media experience available. Presently, Global Media hosts over 135 fully operational e-commerce sites that also feature and distribute its private labelled radio broadcast player. Revenues are generated from the sale of its e-commerce items that include over 1 million books, 250,000 music CDs, 150,000 video titles and other related media entertainment products. Additional revenue is also received from a highly visible advertising model that includes addvertising space on both e-commerce sites as well as on its broadcast player. Global Media also broadcasts ten genre-based Internet radio stations accessible directly through the live station tab on the RealPlayer 7, giving it presence and distribution to over 85 million registered users of RealPlayer. See

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