E-commerce in Europe has seen rapid growth in the past few years, thanks to the penetration of technology. In some of the countries, e-commerce is the key driver for economic growth. Moreover, the platform has increased productivity, created new jobs and decreased inefficiencies.
Bol.com, a leading retailer based out of the Netherlands is expected to open a branch office in Antwerp, Belgium in May 2019. Utrecht-based Bol.com was launched in 1999 has over 4 million active customers in the Netherlands and Belgium.