Filter by Type

Filter by Priority RESET FILTER

News & Positions - September 2013

First ever EU wide study on economic importance of trade marks and other IP rights

On 30 September, the first pan-European study proving the essential contribution of intellectual property-intensive industries to the EU was published by the European Trade Mark Office and the European Patent Office. Based on a solid methodology and independent data the...

READ MORE

News & Positions - September 2013

Self-regulation should be given a fair chance

On 26 September the European Parliament held a first Retail Market Roundtable on a more efficient and fairer retail market, initiated by MEP Anna Maria Corazza Bildt. The objective of the Roundtable was to bring together different stakeholders to discuss...

READ MORE

News & Positions - September 2013

Brands call for a fair and sustainable digital market place

The debate on the digital economy and innovation that will be held at the next European Council (26-27 October) is an important step towards ensuring the completion of the Digital Single Market. For the branded goods industry that AIM represents...

READ MORE

News & Positions - September 2013

The Supply Chain Initiative – one step closer to fair and efficient markets

At a special event in Brussels on 16 September 2013, The Supply Chain Initiative was formally launched in the presence of 150 representatives from manufacturers, retailers, the European Commission and the European Parliament. On the day of the launch 82...

READ MORE

News & Positions - September 2013

Supply Chain Initiative ready for launch

On Monday 16 September 2013, AIM and six other EU level trade associations will be launching "The Supply Chain Initiative - together for good trading practices". The Initiative promotes fair business practices in commercial relations throughout the food supply chain....

READ MORE