Ecommerce Europe is the association representing 25,000+ companies selling goods and/or services online to consumers in Europe. Founded by leading national e-commerce associations, Ecommerce Europe is the voice of the e-commerce sector in Europe. Its mission is to stimulate cross-border e-commerce through lobbying for better or desired policy, through offering a European platform for Europe's e-commerce sector and other stakeholders, and by providing in-depth research data about European markets. Moreover, Ecommerce Europe provides more than 10,000 certified online companies across Europe with a European Trustmark label, with the aim of increasing consumers’ trust in cross-border purchases.
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: Annual Conference and Global Ecommerce Round Table
Ecommerce Europe organizes its Annual Conference just ahead of the Global E-Commerce Summit, which takes place in Barcelona. The Ecommerce Europe Annual Conference 2015 took place on 8 June 2015 and was a uniquely large discussion platform for merchants, policy makers and other stakeholders.
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Global Ecommerce Round Table
The Global Ecommerce Round Table is an initiative of Ecommerce Europe and the Ecommerce Foundation, in which executives from national e-commerce associations worldwide discuss how to unlock the potential of global cross-border e-commerce. This high-level roundtable is by invitation only.
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National Associations & Company Members
Ecommerce Europe welcomes 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 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 enjoy various 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 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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