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Press Archive 2009

Take a look at our press releases archive of DHL news stories from 2009.
Please note that press release dates are shown in mm/dd/yyyy format.
Hatfield local to walk 1000 miles over 20 days across Western Africa in a personal campaign Charles Dawson-Amoah is preparing for what is set to be an incredibly demanding physical and personal challenge. The 36-year old British National, who works at DHL Express...
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This week employees at DHL Express are celebrating winning the Express Operator of the Year Award at the International Freighting Weekly (IFW) annual awards for the fifth year running. The prestigious awards are viewed as the Oscars of the distribution world...
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DHL, the world's leading logistics service provider, has expanded its partnership with fashion weeks around the world to include the prestigious London Fashion Week, to be held from 18 - 22 September 2009.
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DHL delivers 6400 education resources to all secondary schools across the country DHL, the world's leading logistics service provider, has supported UK based non-profit organisation Peace One Day to help empower students in classrooms around the UK to take...
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Challenge the professionals at the DHL Wattbike Tour DHL, the world's leading logistics service provider, has joined forces with Wattbike to give visitors to the BikeRadar Live event at Donington Park (30-31 May) a unique opportunity to measure themselves against...
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DHL Express UK has volunteered to assist three local Devon Rotary Clubs to send re-conditioned electric mobility wheelchairs to Bosnian victims of landmines. The project, which began over a year ago, is the collaboration of hard work by the Rotary Clubs of Braunton,...
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Volunteers from the DHL Express call centre in East Midlands are donating their services on the evening of Friday March 13 to help staff the official donation line for Red Nose Day '09!
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DHL has been recognised as one of the country's leading business brands according to the recently released 2009 'Superbrands' report. The survey commissioned by Business Superbrands UK Ltd compiled the views of over 1500 business professionals to create this...
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DHL Express UK delivered a successful result at the 2009 British Excellence in Sales & Marketing Awards with half of the short-listed DHL staff winning the top prize in their categories. Of the six short-listed DHL employees, three were successful in scooping...
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DHL Express UK has welcomed the publication of Lord Carter's Digital Britain report today, with CEO Ken McCall saying that universal availability of broadband to UK households by 2010 will have a direct and positive effect on the home delivery market.
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DHL Express, the world's leading express delivery and logistics services company, has announced an exclusive contract with pre-eminent aircraft support specialist, A J Walter Aviation, to manage its inbound and outbound delivery requirements from the UK. The...
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* Inauguration of one of the region's most advanced Gateways, increasing its shipping handling capacity by 300% * New sophisticated call centre doubles customer service capacity in Mexico * Part of investment program to strengthen regional leadership
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GoGreen Program recognised as most efficient tool for climate protection across the business DHL, the global leader in express and logistics leads this year's Climate Counts scoreboard with 67 out of 100 possible points. Climate Counts, a nonprofit organisation...
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The guitar of rock legend Jimi Hendrix arrived at its new temporary home in Edinburgh today. DHL Express, which has had a global contract with Hard Rock Café for almost two years, was responsible for the security and delivery of the famous Jimi Hendrix guitar...
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Following the release of the British Retail Consortium's dismal December sales figures, DHL Express, the world's leader in international express services, today announced that its December business-to-consumer deliveries throughout the UK saw an increase of...
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DHL, the world's leading logistics service provider, has expanded its partnership with fashion weeks around the world to include the prestigious London Fashion Week, to be held from 18 - 22 September 2009.
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DHL delivers 6400 education resources to all secondary schools across the country DHL, the world's leading logistics service provider, has supported UK based non-profit organisation Peace One Day to help empower students in classrooms around the UK to take...
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DHL Exel Supply Chain, the world's leading logistics services provider, has been awarded a five year hospital logistics contract with Guy's and St Thomas' Foundation Trust (GSTFT) - comprising two of London's most well known teaching hospitals.
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Scott Bader UK signs deal with DHL Exel Supply Chain based on cost savings, continuous improvement and cultural fit DHL Exel Supply Chain has signed a three year contract to provide logistics services for Scott Bader Co. Ltd, part of the Scott Bader Group,...
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DHL Exel Supply Chain UK to launch extended solution nationally DHL Exel Supply Chain, the world's leading logistics services provider, today announced the continued expansion of its contract cGMP (Good Manufacturing Practice Compliance) packing and kitting...
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Armed with the world’s largest mail distribution network, DHL Global Mail is now putting the power of its organization at the service of Spartoo.com, the European leader in online shoe sales.
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DHL Global Mail, the world’s leading provider of international postal solutions, has launched a new “Hybrid Print & Mail” service in cooperation with their sister company Williams Lea, which combines the advantages of electronic and physical transport of mail....
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Thomas Kipp will assume the role of the new CEO of DHL Global Mail with immediate effect.
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DHL Global Mail, the world’s leading provider of international postal solutions, has received a postal license to operate as an acknowledged postal operator in Russia, one of the largest mail markets worldwide. Next to giving customers in Russia access to the...
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DHL Global Mail, Deutsche Post DHL's one-stop shop for international mail services, delivers standard and priority mail on major international trade lanes faster than its main global competitors on most of the links tested and has significantly improved its...
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DHL Global Mail, Deutsche Post DHL's International Mail division, has announced that it has been granted the Postal Services Operator License from the Info-communications Development Authority of Singapore (IDA) to provide conveyance of private and confidential...
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Complete end-to-end solution crucial in contract winDHL, the world’s leading logistics service provider, today announced its new contract with HarperCollins, one of the world’s foremost Englishlanguage publishers.
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Dr. Diane Rinas, international direct mail specialist at DHL Global Mail, has won the 2009 “FEDMA & Holmen Paper Direct Marketer of the Year Award.” Announced on the second day of the “2009 Direct & Interactive Marketing Global Forum” in Madrid, the award recognizes...
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Deutsche Post DHL is the first mail provider in Germany to offer its business customers carbon-neutral mail, advertising and press products to foreign destinations.
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Deutsche Post DHL welcomes the announcement by the Dutch government to fully open up the Dutch mail market on 1 April 2009.
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DHL Global Mail, the mail solutions specialist of Deutsche Post World Net, has won a three-year contract with the National Institute for Prevention and Health Education (INPES) in France.
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Following the acquisition of Wegener’s 49% share in the Dutch mail company, Deutsche Post will own 100% of Selekt Mail Nederland. This move further strengthens the position of Deutsche Post in the Netherlands and creates new opportunities in this key European...
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Already a robust reporting tool, DHL Global Mail’s Customer Web Portal is expanding to better help businesses manage their mail programs. Customers have long accessed the portal for information about their domestic shipments, including tracking data, invoices...
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For almost two decades, DHL Global Mail has streamlined mail delivery for corporate customers, cutting their postage costs while providing fast transit times. Now the mail expediter is streamlining its processes even further.
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DHL Global Mail, the specialist in postal solutions, launches a new product to simplify European deliveries for French e-commerce operators: DHL Global Mail Parcel. With this new solution, companies exporting to individuals will actually be able to entrust all...
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Consumers in the U.K. represent a rapidly growing online retail market, and now American companies have a better way to reach them. DHL Global Mail has introduced Track U.K., a residential parcel service that offers fast transit times, tracking visibility and...
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Always seeking new ways to make customers' mailing more efficient, the company that pioneered expedited mail is introducing yet another innovation to the industry. DHL Global Mail, which provides unmatched solutions for high-volume mailers and parcel shippers,...
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Global Customer Solutions wins two prestigious awards at the Strategic Account Management Association's 45th annual conference DHL, the world's leading logistics company, today announced that its Global Customer Solutions (GCS) organization has received two...
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Underlying EBIT falls from 539 million euros to 312 million euros; reported EBIT at 27 million euros * Net income jumps to 944 million euros due to valuation of Postbank put options * MAIL Corporate Division reports 25.5 percent drop in underlying EBIT amid...
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Deutsche Post AG 2009 Annual General Meeting provides vote of confidence to Board of Management and Supervisory Board At Deutsche Post AG's Annual General Meeting at the Jahrhunderthalle in Frankfurt around 2,000 shareholders approved the resolutions proposed...
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* Strategic tasks of DHL U.S. Express and Postbank sale ticked off * Dividend of 60 euro cents per share proposed for 2008 * First-quarter reported EBIT slightly positive despite falling demand; MAIL Corporate Division burdened by sluggish economic environment ...
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Deutsche Post DHL, the world's largest logistics provider, saw volume declines increase across all products and divisions in the first quarter compared with the fourth quarter of 2008. However, the rate of decline has stabilized suggesting that overall flows...
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* The pillars of the Group's strategy are environmental and climate protection as well as corporate social responsibility * Company intends to become the sector's employer of choice Deutsche Post DHL released its Sustainability Report 2009 just before this...
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Complete end-to-end solution crucial in contract win DHL, the world's leading logistics service provider, today announced its new contract with HarperCollins, one of the world's foremost English-language publishers.
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New office to function as DHL Global Forwarding's North Asia Pacific Regional office DHL, the world's leading logistics company today announced an investment of over HK$100 million in Hong Kong. The investment goes towards the new 120,000 sq ft DHL Global Forwarding...
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