Tuesday, March 04, 2003

Increase the trust in e-commerce by quality labels..

At a workshop on quality labels, Haitze Siemers, European Commission, Deputy Head of Unit, DG SANCO held a talk with the title:

Trustmarks for e-commerce - ensuring consumer confidence – Proposal for a Commission Recommendation

It turns out that the Commission may be recommending common guidelines for trustmarks. If these recommendations are not sufficiently followed up by market players, a directive may follow. But then again, let's first await the recommendation.