Booksellers send their comments to the European Commission on the alleged aid to Amazon

5 March 2015

EIBF and its Members have always advocated for a level  playing field for all book retailers.
Booksellers in membership with EIBF pay their taxes and contribute to their local economies by creating jobs within their community. Read more »

The President of the European Parliament, Martin Schulz expresses his strong support to the book trade

4 March 2015

The Federation of European Publishers and the European and International Booksellers Federation meet with Martin Schulz, President of the European Parliament

On the 25th of February 2015, President of the European Parliament Martin Schulz met with a delegation of publishers and booksellers. Read more »

Books at which price? Study commissioned by the Norwegian Booksellers Association on fixed and free prices

3 March 2015

This study encompasses the publishing industry in 15 European countries. Nine of these countries have legislation that includes fixed book price (FBP) provisions while six countries have free price systems. In general, Continental Europe is regulated by fixed book price laws (FBPL). The countries that currently have free price systems are Sweden and Finland, which have had free prices since 1970 and 1971, respectively, Belgium from 1981, the United Kingdom from 1995 and Denmark since 2011. Read more »

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