Tag: Deutsche Post DHL Group

Deutsche Post DHL Group begins leadership transition at the top

Deutsche Post DHL Group has initiated the leadership transition at the top of the company. The Supervisory Board of Deutsche Post AG has extended Frank Appel’s contract as DPDHL Group CEO until May 4, 2023. His previous contract runs until October 31, 2022. Appel will continue to s...

Deutsche Post DHL Group show strong development in second quarter

Deutsche Post DHL Group significantly increased earnings in Q2 2020 despite Covid-19.  Operating profit (EBIT) improved by around 16% to around EUR 890 million. Adjusted for one-off effects in the previous year and in the current year, operating profit came in around 25% above the prior-year figur...

DHL & Hewlett Packard Enterprise take aim at invoice process improvement

DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist of Deutsche Post DHL Group, and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) have worked to deploy a blockchain solution supporting logistics payment processing. Based upon smart contracts and blockchain technology, this solution offers a more robust ...

DHL Supply Chain appoints Hendrik Venter as CEO for Europe, ME and Africa

Hendrik Venter will take over as the new CEO DHL Supply Chain for Mainland Europe, Middle East and Africa on 1 October, 2019. Venter will succeed Oscar de Bok, who will take over the Board Department DHL Supply Chain as member of the Board of Management at Deutsche Post DHL Group in October. ...

DHL Freight opens new freight hub in Hanover

DHL Freight opened its newest freight hub on Friday (13 September) in the Airport Business Park in Hanover-Langenhagen. Around 290 employees are currently dispatching and consolidating freight at the new terminal. DHL is also trialing innovative technologies at the state-of-the-art transshipment...

DHL posts solid growth in Q2 but air freight volumes decline 5.8%

Deutsche Post DHL Group has continued its profitable growth trajectory in the second quarter as operating profit (EBIT) was up 2.9 per cent to €769 million on the back of revenue rising three per cent to €15.5 billion. The German logistics giant said all five divisions contributed to this po...

Deutsche Post DHL Group and Austrian Post further collaborate in parcel markets

Deutsche Post DHL Group has strengthened its cooperation with Austrian Post in Slovakia and Czech Republic and the two will collaborate in last-mile parcel delivery in the two countries. The German said it has made the move order to create profitable growth in the booming cross-border e-commerce...

DHL report finds majority of companies have failed to implement e-commerce strategy

A new report by DHL Supply Chain on the evolution of e-commerce supply chains has found that most companies have failed to fully implement an e-commerce strategy. The study titled “The e-commerce supply chain: Overcoming growing pains”, shows that, despite understanding the vital importance ...

Oscar de Bok appointed to the board of Deutsche Post DHL Group

The supervisory board of Deutsche Post has appointed Oscar de Bok - succeeding John Gilbert - as member of the board of management effect from 1 October, 2019. He was most recently chief executive officer (CEO) of DHL Supply Chain mainland Europe, Middle East and Africa. Gilbert has decided to l...

Swiss WorldCargo wins DHL life science award

Swiss WorldCargo has won the DHL CARE Award this year for the fourth time in a row. The award was given by DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist of Deutsche Post DHL Group, on 19 June in Miami, Florida. The Carrier Award for Reliability and Excellence (CARE) honours air ...

DHL consolidates freight operations at new Vienna Airport logistics hub

Yesterday, DHL Global Forwarding, Deutsche Post DHL Group's air and ocean freight specialist, together with DHL Freight - celebrated the opening of DHL's new Vienna Airport campus. The state-of-the-art logistics hub will combine the strengths of the three different transport modes - overland, ai...

DHL Supply Chain deploys latest version of smart glasses worldwide

As part of its company-wide digitization strategy - DHL Supply Chain - the contract logistics arm of the Deutsche Post DHL Group - is further expanding the deployment of 'smart glasses' and wearables. As one of the first customers worldwide, DHL will now use the second-generation of Glass Enter...

DHL Express launches ubran drone service in China to meet last mile challenges

DHL Express and intelligent autonomous aerial vehicle company EHang have entered into a strategic partnership to jointly launch a fully automated and intelligent smart drone delivery solution to tackle last-mile delivery challenges in the urban areas of China. The launch ceremony was held toda...

DHL posts revenue and earnings rise in Q1, but air forwarding volumes fall

Deutsche Post DHL Group grew its overall revenue by 4.1 per cent to €15.4 billion and operating profit by 28.1 per cent to €1.2 billion in the first quarter (Q1) of this year. The German logistics giant said the earnings contributions from the DHL divisions were "again encouraging" - while t...

DHL launches digital freight platform Saloodo! in UAE

Deutsche Post DHL Group said following the successful launch of logistics start-up Saloodo! in Europe two years ago it is taking another important step by expanding its digital freight platform to United Arab Emirates. From there, Saloodo! - a subsidiary of Deutsche Post DHL Group - plans to ser...

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