Principles of good practices: Retailers determined to pursue work towards a voluntary solution
After intensive discussions over the past months, the core group multistakeholder dialogue concluded and announced that a compromise on an amended framework proposal could not be reached. Retail organisations regret this decision and see this as a missed opportunity to find a quick and efficient solution for disputes about B2B commercial practices.
New Research: EU Legislation hampers growth of cross-border E-commerce
Brussels, January 17th: One quarter (25 percent) of European retailers believe that they could increase revenues by 25 percent if they could sell more effectively online and cross-border in Europe, according to a new study conducted by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) for the European Retail Round Table (ERRT). But that growth is threatened by the struggle retailers experience in navigating diverse laws, regulations and practices.