Facts about Retail

Get a clearer picture of the value retailers contribute to the European economy, the diversity of their businesses, and the benefits they bring to Europe’s citizens.

Commerce for Ukraine

Retailers and wholesalers support the people of Ukraine

Wholesale at the Centre of Europe’s Economy

Discover the diverse roles of wholesalers across a wide range of sectors and the challenges they face.

European E-Commerce Report 2022

European e-commerce is still growing but new global challenges lie ahead.

Latest Releases

19/09/2022Press releaseCompetitiveness & Single Market
SMEI – Make the Single Market the priority at times of crisis
19/09/2022Reports and studiesCompetitiveness & Single Market
Single Market Barriers Overview
14/09/2022Press releaseJobs & Skills
Retail and Wholesale committed to making forced labour history, but needs consistent EU rules
09/09/2022Press releaseEnvironment, Sustainability & Energy
Quick action on energy vital in tackling cost of living crisis
26/07/2022Press releaseEnvironment, Sustainability & Energy
Retail and wholesale – supportive policies can help us help Europe in the energy crisis
13/07/2022Press releaseCompetitiveness & Single Market
Rule of Law vital for business and the single market
06/07/2022Position paperTrade
The Future of EU Customs – For a modern, frictionless customs environment
01/07/2022Press releaseTrade
EU – New Zealand agreement a further step forward for global trade

State of Grocery Retail 2022

Read the report by EuroCommerce and McKinsey

Retail & Wholesale: an essential service

1 in 4 companies in the EU are SME retailers and wholesalers

Retail and Wholesale represents 10% of the EU’s GDP

We provide work to 26 million Europeans, so 1 in 7 of all jobs