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European Return Logistics Market Disrupted by Sharing Economy, IoT, and Big Data by 2020

European Return Logistics Market Disrupted by Sharing Economy, IoT, and Big Data by 2020

With the growth of online retail in Europe, the return logistics market is seeing tremendous expansion and giving rise to a range of new participants offering innovative returns models. By 2020, the business for logistics companies focusing on product returns will double. This implies significant growth of nearly 13% over the next 5 years and provides strong incentives for innovative return logistics solutions and management software. This study of the European return logistics market offers a view of the million dollar market potential in reverse logistics and captures new models in handling returns, including profiles of interesting emerging companies in this space. The study period is 2014 to 2020 using a base year of 2015.


  • Executive Summary
    • Key Findings
    • Value of Transaction in eCommerce and Online Retail Businesses
    • Return Logistics Business Market Potential in Europe
    • Key Market Trends
    • Different Business Models to Improve Return Experience-Top 3
  • Research Scope, Objectives, and Methodology
    • Research Scope
    • Research Aims and Objectives
    • Research Background
  • Overview and Market Economics
    • Reverse Logistics and Return Logistics-Introduction
    • Reasons for Product Returns-Top 5
    • Online Retail Customers Return Products-Reasons in Top 3 Categories
    • Types of Online Customers
    • Key Market Trends
    • Value of Transaction in eCommerce and Online Retail Businesses
      • Table Top 10 eCommerce Markets, Global, 2015
    • Return Logistics Business Market Potential in Europe
  • Profiles of Key Return Logistics Business Models
    • Different Business Models to Improve Return Experience-Top 3
    • Competitive Environment of Return Logistics Market
    • Best Practices of Well-established Logistics Companies
    • New Disruptors in the Logistics Market
    • Company Profile-Shyp
    • Company Profile-Happy Returns
    • Company Profile-Liefery
    • Company Profile-Kiala
    • Company Profile-Doddle

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