Registrations are still possible for the PEAK summit kindly hosted by our German member association DER MITTELSTANDSVERBUND - ZGV on 6 and 7 May in Berlin. Independent Retail Europe Director General Else Groen will give an overview of the current situation in Brussels. Please click here for programme and registration form.
The European Parliament’s plenary session (on 11 December) confirmed the decision of its Internal Market and Consumer Affairs Committee (IMCO) and adopted the report by MEP de Jong on the European Retail Action Plan.This is the first report in the history of the European Parliament that explicitly calls on the European Commission to show support for groups of independent retailers, as well as independent retailers.
Did you know that Independent Retail Europe celebrated its 50th birthday this year?