Does Etsy have a standard or disruptive business model? Chapter 4 discusses specific types of standard business models (p. 126) and specific types of disruptive business models (pp. 127 – 130). Clearly identify Etsy’s type of business model and explain your answer.
How does Etsy create, deliver, and capture value for these stakeholders? Be as specific as possible.
Etsy’s mission is to “re-imagine commerce in ways that build a more fulfilling and lasting world”. Do you think Etsy’s current business model achieves this mission? Do you have ideas for new ways it can achieve this mission?