Priority Paper & Position Papers

Ecommerce Europe publishes its policy proposals in several position papers and one Priority Paper.

The Priority Paper gives a general overview of Ecommerce Europe’s recommendations on Internet Security and Data Protection, Consumer Rights, e-Payments, Tax, Competition and e-Logistics while the Position Papers  provide  detailed policy recommendations.

Priority Paper

The Priority Paper gives a general overview of Ecommerce Europe’s recommendations on Internet Security and Data Protection, Consumer Rights, e-Payments, Tax, Competition and e-Logistics.

Ecommerce Europe Manifesto

Ecommerce Europe's Manifesto on milestones to achieve a #DigitalSingleMarket.

Position Papers

Position Papers provide recommendations and advise on e-commerce related matters for policy makers within the European Institutions and other stakeholders.

Updated Position Paper on the Proposal for an EU Regulation on fairness and transparency in online platform trading

Ecommerce Europe's updated policy recommendations for a balanced EU Regulation on fairness and transparency in online platform trading

White paper on the Delegate Regulation on the Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) on Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) and Common and Secure open standards of Communication (CSC)

Ecommerce Europe's policy recommendations for on the Delegate Regulation on the Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) on Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) and Common and Secure open standards of Communication (CSC)

Position Paper on the New Deal for Consumers – Part II

Ecommerce Europe's policy recommendations for proposal on representative actions for the protection of the collective interests of consumers.

Position Paper on the New Deal for Consumers Package – Part I

Ecommerce Europe's policy recommendations for the New Deal for Consumers Package

Position Paper on the Proposal for an EU Regulation on fairness and transparency in online platform trading

Ecommerce Europe's policy recommendations for a balanced EU Regulation on fairness and transparency in online platform trading

Position Paper on the ePrivacy Regulation

Ecommerce Europe's policy recommendations for a better Regulation on Privacy and Electronic Communications

The Business Case for the Harmonised Parcel Label

Ecommerce Europe's joint blue paper on delivering a Harmonised Parcel Label.

Position Paper on VAT reform

Ecommerce Europe is advocating for further simplification in the field of the VAT rate system.

Manifesto for a better parcel delivery market in Europe

Ecommerce Europe proposes workable solutions for better parcel delivery in Europe with its newly published Manifesto.

Position Paper on e-Payments

Towards a stronger online payments landscape in Europe
Policy recommendations for an innovate and competitive crossborder
payments landscape

Position paper on online payments authentication

Our recommendations on online payments authentication in light of the EBA's RTS on Strong Customer Authentication

Position paper on accessibility act

Policy recommendations from the online merchants'perspective on the European Accessibility Act

Position paper on geo-blocking

How to ensure online merchants' rights to economic and contractual freedom in the debate on geo-blocking practices

Manifesto for a better parcel delivery market in Europe

Ecommerce Europe proposes workable solutions for better parcel delivery in Europe with its newly published Manifesto, which is focused on harmonization, labeling and interoperability.

Position Paper on online platforms (in German / auf Deutsch)

Manifesto on e-Logistics

Manifesto for a better parcel delivery market in Europe.

Position Paper on online platforms

Policy recommendations on the role of online platforms in the e-commerce sector.

Position Paper on consumer policies

Policy and market solutions to stimulate consumers’ trust in cross-border e-commerce in Europe.

Position Paper on Geo-blocking (German)

Wie gewährleistet man das Recht auf wirtschaftliche und vertragliche Freiheit für Onlinehändler im Hinblick auf Geoblocking

Position Paper on geo-blocking

How to ensure online merchants’ right to economic and contractual freedom in the debate on geo-blocking practices.

Position Paper e-Logistics

E-logistics - A Need for Integrated European Solutions.

Position Paper Consumer Policies

Policy and market solutions to stimulate consumers’ trust and cross-border e-commerce in Europe.

Position Paper Data Protection & Privacy

Increase data security and trust for consumers and merchants in European cross-border e-commerce.

Priority Paper

Policy and market solutions to stimulate cross-border e-commerce in Europe.

Position Paper Privacy and Transparency

Safety and Transparency for Trust and Consumer Centrality

Position Paper e-Regulations

Sustainable Growth of e-Commerce in Europe

Position Paper e-Logistics

A Need for Integrated European e-Logistics Solutions

Position Paper e-Payments

A Stronger e-Payments Landscape in Europe

Position Paper e-Identification & Online Trust Services

A Holistic Approach to e-Identification, Online Authentication and e-Signatures