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 whereas 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, Digital Transactions, Tax, Competition and e-Logistics.

Main priorities for the European Digital Commerce sector 2022

With this paper, Ecommerce Europe wants to bring to the attention of EU policymakers the key principles for a regulatory framework fit for the future of retail, and share its views on sustainability, the platform economy, the use of data and many more relevant topics.

Position Papers

Position Papers provide EU policymakers and other stakeholders with recommendations and advice on e-commerce related matters.

Ecommerce Europe’s reply to the Call for evidence on Digital fairness – fitness check on EU consumer law

Ecommerce Europe’s comments on the cross-border enforcement of consumer protection

General Product Safety Regulation – sector statement on batch number

Position paper on promoting sustainable consumption and repair and reuse

Ecommerce Europe’s reply to the Call for evidence on the revision of the EU Waste Framework

Position paper on the proposal for a General Product Safety Regulation

Ecommerce Europe’s updated position on Consumer Credits Agreements

Position Paper on the Artificial Intelligence Act

Position Paper on Extended Producer Responsibility

Digital Services Act: Ecommerce Europe’s comments on the ongoing negotiations

Ecommerce Europe’s comments on the definition of ‘active end users’ in the Digital Markets Act

Joint Industry Statement on Targeted Advertisement and the DSA

Ecommerce Europe Position Paper on the Draft revised Vertical Block Exemption Regulation (VBER) & Vertical Guidelines

Ecommerce Europe’s priorities for retail payments in the EU

Position paper on the Digital Services Act

Ecommerce Europe’s Collaborative Report on Sustainability and e-Commerce – 2nd edition

Ecommerce Europe’s Position Paper on Single EU VAT Registration

Ecommerce Europe’s Position & Amendments on the proposed ePrivacy Regulation

Position Paper on the General Product Safety Directive

Public Consultation Reply: Guidelines 02/2021 on Virtual Voice Assistants

Guide for Safe Click & Collect

Ecommerce Europe contribution to the European Commission’s public consultation: “The digital levy”

Position paper on Circular Economy

Ecommerce Europe’s comments on the European Commission’s draft implementing decision on standard contractual clauses

Ecommerce Europe’s contribution to the European Commission’s public consultation on the evaluation of the Postal Services Directive

Collaborative Report on Sustainability and e-Commerce

Position paper on the Digital Services Act

Joint paper on the interpretation of price reduction rules under the Omnibus Directive