The European Branded Clothing Alliance is a coalition of European retail clothing brands.

We represent around 60 brands and employ over 150,000 people in our European operations.

We engage with key decision-makers in the EU
to shape the debate on issues critical for our business.

EBCA represents some of the largest global retail clothing brands and companies.

News

#10 - Workers threatened by globalisation need support, not protectionism

| recourse to protectionism “to bring back jobs” is not a solution as the number of jobs put at risk will outnumber those directly protected and cause economic damage.

IT systems for UCC will likely slip to 2025

| The Commission has agreed to push back the deadlines for the completion of IT systems in the framework of the UCC implementation.

#9 - Trade makes shopping cheaper

| International trade makes both sides of the trade better off: It facilitates economic growth in exporting countries and increases purchasing power on the import side because consumer prices fall.

#8 - Engagement helps making trade more sustainable, not sanctions

| Modern trade agreements increasingly include provisions pertaining to sustainable development, which gives rise to questions about their effective implementation and enforcement.

Good to Know

EBCA's priorities for the review of the Trade Policy Strategy Review

Priorities of the branded clothing industry for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

Unchaining the global supply chain – Copenhagen economics study

Become a Member
If you would like to know more about EBCA’s unique services or inquire about membership, please contact our secretariat.