Deutsche Post DHL receives the “Helping Hands” award from the German Red Cross Blood Donation Service

Group employees have been taking part in blood drives for the past 54 years A total of 42,000 employees have donated blood at 560 blood drive events throughout Germany For Chief Medical Officer Tautz it’s an ideal way to “actively support people in need”. Bonn, 05/28/2013, 01:00 PM CEST – The German Red Cross has awarded its “Helping Hands” medal of […]

Incognito to its world premiere: DHL transports new Mercedes S-Class

Daimler’s premium class flagship model air freighted under strictest secrecy Bonn, 05/16/2013, 09:00 AM CEST – DHL has shipped the latest generation of the Mercedes S-Class to its international premiere on May 15, 2013 in Hamburg. Transported straight from the Mercedes-Benz plant in Stuttgart to the suburb of Finkenwerder in Hamburg, the cloaked luxury sedan was flown in an A300-600 DHL […]

Deutsche Post DHL boosts operating profit in the first quarter of 2013

Consolidated revenues slightly up to EUR 13.4 billion EBIT increased to EUR 711 million in the first quarter Focus on cash generation paying off Full year guidance for 2013 confirmed: EBIT expected to increase to between EUR 2.7 billion and EUR 2.95 billion CEO Frank Appel: “Solid start into the new year” Bonn, 05/14/2013 – During the first quarter of 2013, […]

DHL with fast rail connection between China’s megacities and Europe

Multimodal solution reduces CO2 emissions by up to 90 percent and cuts costs Door-to-door lead times decreased by up to 21 days Industry’s first ‘point in time transportation’ on the trans-Siberian route Bonn, 05/08/2013, 10:00 AM CEST – DHL Global Forwarding, Freight has extended its route offerings between Asia and Europe for intermodal shipments. The new service now offers two routes […]

Taking on Responsibility Together: Deutsche Post DHL releases its Corporate Responsibility Report 2012

Carbon efficiency index improves by two points Group-wide GoGreen program celebrates its fifth anniversary Carbon-neutral GOGREEN service with 2.4 billion shipments Active international partnerships for better education in 13 countries worldwide Disaster-readiness program “Get Airports Ready for Disaster” conducted at airports in Lebanon, Indonesia and Turkey” Christof Ehrhart: “Assuming our place as a responsible company within the community is the […]

Deutsche Post employees to receive a pay raise in 2013 and 2014

Two-step increase of 3.1 percent and 2.6 percent 26-month agreement to run through the end of May 2015 Apprentices to earn 6.1 percent more pay One-time payment of EUR 200 for civil servants in both 2013 and 2014 Bonn, 04/26/2013, 12:45 PM CEST – Approximately 130,000 employees of Deutsche Post will earn more money this year and next year. The approximately […]

DHL unveils Hands-On-Lab and Trend Radar at Innovation Day

Showroom at Innovation Center showcases DHL’s R&D approach Annual event focuses on importance of innovations and solutions for logistics Bonn, 04/25/2013, 02:00 PM CEST – DHL, the world’s leading logistics company, holds its annual Innovation Day in its fifth year today. Two of the highlights presented at the event are a Hands-On-Lab that allows visitors a glimpse into the logistics world […]

DHL rewards exceptional solutions with Innovation Award

Deutsche Post DHL distinguishes most innovative customer, scientist and employee for the fifth time Award ceremony honors pioneering solutions and innovative spirit for future logistics Bonn, 04/25/2013, 09:00 AM CEST – For the fifth time, Deutsche Post DHL honored outstanding inventions with its annual DHL Innovation Award for scientists and entrepreneurs, customers and employees. Volvo was honored for the most innovative […]

DHL provides extensive range of services for new air freight regulations

Large selection of courses and workshops to prepare for the EU-wide regulations effective from April 29 Joint venture between DHL Global Forwarding and Luftfrachtsicherheit-Service GmbH creates new jobs Bonn, 04/18/2013, 12:00 AM CEST – DHL Global Forwarding offers its customers a comprehensive range of services to help them comply with new security regulations which will be in place as of April […]

DHL expands accreditation for secure cold chain

30 DHL Global Forwarding stations receive accreditation as Qualified Envirotainer Provider DHL plans to enroll additional 48 stations to the program Bonn, 04/16/2013, 10:00 AM CEST – DHL Global Forwarding has expanded its Qualified Envirotainer Provider (QEP) Accreditation to 30 stations in locations as far afield as Germany, France, UK, the US, Egypt, Dubai, Japan and China. By adding the QEP […]