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Stay up-to-date on EIBF's wide range of activities in Brussels.

In the lead up to December: buy early, buy local

As the end of the year approaches, we are highlighting initiatives calling for gift shopping that supports local businesses and communities 

EIBF submits contribution to Postal Services Directive public consultation

EIBF submits a contribution to the European Commission’s Postal Services Directive public consultation.

The postal sector has experienced major changes due to digitalisation and e-commerce in recent years. On this basis, the consultation seeks to determine whether there is a need for further revision.

EIBF lends its voice to European cultural and creative sectors calling for help

EIBF co-signs three letters to the European institutions asking for sustainable recovery plan for culture 


Book Charter

Why bookstores are crucial to community life - check out our new book charter.

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This is what we do for our members

Exchange of best practice

EIBF fosters the exchange of best practice between its members and acts as a forum for discussion and cooperation.


EIBF meets decision-makers of both European and international institutions, explaining the specificities of the bookselling industry, at different stages. 

Industry events

EIBF regularly organises targeted policy-oriented events on different subjects with the aim of boosting the visibility of the bookselling industry. 

Contact us

The European and International Booksellers Federation represents national booksellers associations in the European Union and beyond. EIBF Members in turn have in membership booksellers of all kinds: brick and mortar bookshops, online bookshops, independents, chains.


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