Ecommerce Europe is the association representing 25,000+ companies that sell products and/or services online to consumers in Europe. Founded by leading national e-commerce associations across the continent, its mission is to advance the interests and influence of European e-commerce through advocacy, communication and networking. Ecommerce Europe wants to unlock the potential of cross-border e-commerce in Europe. Its goals are to:
- Enhance the success of the European B2C e-commerce industry
- Provide a strong and effective representation of the B2C e-commerce industry towards European stakeholders
- Advance the interests of the B2C e-commerce industry with relevant policy makers and other stakeholders
- Provide in-depth research about the European e-commerce market
- Break down barriers to cross-border e-commerce
The Ecommerce Europe team in Brussels is responsible for the public affairs and lobbying strategies of the association. Ecommerce Europe is a major stakeholder in policy issues concerning the Digital Single Market and proposes an integrated perspective on six key policy areas: Internet security & privacy, consumer rights, e-payments, tax issues, competition and e-logistics.
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Ecommerce Europe also annually publishes several reports that focus on facts, figures, trends and forecasts in the field of e-commerce. Companies willing to expand their business into new markets can find a lot of useful information in these B2C E-commerce Reports.
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Events: Round Tables and Annual Conference
Ecommerce Europe organizes its Annual Conference just ahead the Global E-Commerce Summit, which takes place in Barcelona. The Ecommerce Europe Annual Conference 2015 will take place on 8 June 2015 and will be a uniquely large discussion platform for merchants, policy makers and other stakeholders.
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Ecommerce Europe also organizes various other events during the year. Several Round Tables taking place in different cities are organized in cooperation with its National Associations and media partner E-commercefacts.com. During these meetings, leading European retailers that sell products and/or services online cross-border to consumers discuss pan-European e-commerce topics such as marketing, payments, logistics and regulations.
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National Associations & Company members
Ecommerce Europe welcomes and invites National Associations from Member States of the European Union and EFTA countries representing (part of) the e-commerce B2C industry in their domestic market to join the association. For more information on procedures and how to join Ecommerce Europe, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ecommerce Europe Company Members are B2C companies selling products and/or services online to consumers in Europe. Company Members have many benefits, such as discounts on Ecommerce Europe reports, and are always welcome to attend Ecommerce Europe Working Committees.
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Governing bodies of Ecommerce Europe
Board of Directors
The members of the Board of Directors of Ecommerce Europe are directors of National Associations, CEOs or high-level managing directors of prominent European B2C multichannel or e-commerce businesses.
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The Executive Committee is in charge of the day-to-day affairs of Ecommerce Europe. It safeguards the overall functioning of the association.
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