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 […]

Deutsche Post and StreetScooter GmbH extend cooperation to 2013

Production of first prototypes meets expectations 50 pilot vehicles to be tested in 2013 Bonn, 10/30/2012, 10:00 AM CET – Extend cooperation: Uwe Brinks (Chief Production Officer Deutsche Post DHL) and Prof. Dr. Achim Kampker, (General Manager at StreetScooter GmbH). After a one-year development phase, the first Streetscooter prototype has met Deutsche Post’s expectations in terms of features loading capacity and […]

DHL reels in Razorfish

DHL is stepping up its online marketing activities by commissioning Razorfish, a creative specialist in digital marketing. Digital marketing strategy targets better use of new media Online and classic communication to be more tightly integrated Bonn, 10/09/2012, 11:00 AM CEST – DHL is stepping up its online marketing activities by commissioning Razorfish DHL is stepping up its online marketing activities and […]

Postal rates for 2013 approved

The three-cent increase is the first price adjustment for a standard letter in 15 years Bonn, 10/01/2012, 11:30 AM CEST – The adjustment is designed to preserve the high quality of national postal services in Germany. The German government agency that oversees postal regulations announced today that it had approved Deutsche Post’s request for an adjustment in postage rates for 2013. […]

Deutsche Post DHL: a leader in equal opportunity for women

Group receives fifth-consecutive TOTAL E-QUALITY award Board Member for Personnel Angela Titzrath: “Equal opportunity is an integral part of our corporate culture” Bonn, 09/24/2012, 03:00 PM CEST – Deutsche Post DHL has been honored this year with the TOTAL E-QUALITY award for the fifth consecutive time in recognition of human resources policies that are designed to create equal opportunities for women […]

Deutsche Post proposes rate increase for letters for 2013

For the first time in 15 years, slight increase planned for standard letters Mail Board Member Juergen Gerdes: Safeguarding high quality and social standards makes rate adjustment necessary Bonn, 09/14/2012, 06:00 PM CEST – The planned rate hike – an average of 2.8 percent for all affected products – will only have a minimal impact on private households. Deutsche Post submitted […]

Kundenmonitor: Survey shows Deutsche Post customers more satisfied than ever

Current study: 95 percent of customers are satisfied to totally satisfied with Deutsche Post’s services Best development in sectoral comparison Mail CEO Gerdes: “We want to improve top ratings even further” Bonn, 10/11/2011, 11:00 AM CEST Zoom Download Customers once again expressed particular appreciation for delivery in the field of letter mail. The vast majority of private customers in Germany […]

Deutsche Post, StreetScooter GmbH and institutes of the University of Aachen developing own electric car for mail and parcel delivery

Vehicle to be zero-emissions and economically efficient New development based on “StreetScooter” Bonn, 09/12/2011, 12:30 PM CEST The joint project of Deutsche Post and StreetScooter GmbH and institutes of the RWTH Aachen University is part of Deutsche Post DHL’s environmental program GoGreen. Deutsche Post and StreetScooter GmbH, together with prominent partners from research and industry, are developing a pioneering design […]

European letter price survey for 2011: Standard letter in Germany remains inexpensive compared to 29 other countries

Last price increase was 14 years ago Adjusted for inflation, 17 percent price decrease in ten years Bonn, 04/20/2011, 11:00 AM CEST Zoom Download The new edition of the European letter price survey for 2011 analyzed the prices for standard letters in 29 countries. Deutsche Post mail customers still enjoy inexpensive prices for standard letters compared to their European neighbors. […]

Deutsche Post road tests 12 new Renault electric vehicles

First Renault Kangoo Z.E. operating in the Rhine-Ruhr area Zero emission vehicles Bonn, 04/07/2011, 03:00 PM CEST Zoom Download Due to its electric drive train, the Renault Kangoo Z.E. is quiet and fuel-free, and also 100 percent CO2 neutral as it uses green power. Deutsche Post DHL is road testing 12 new Renault Kangoo Z.E. electric vehicles for combined deliveries. […]