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Opening of the new freight center in Hanover-Langenhagen
DHL Freight is opening its new transshipment facility in Hanover-Langenhagen, Germany later this summer. A modern freight center is being built on the 63,000 square meter site, where cargo for [...]
International Supply Chain Conference
The International Supply Chain Conference of the Federal Logistics Association Network (BVL) is a multifaceted event that brings together logistics players: interested parties, multipliers and above all decision-makers. 65 hours [...]
Automotive Logistics Forum
The Automotive Logistics Forum of the German Association of the Automotive Industry (Verband der Automobilindustrie e.V. – VDA) and the Federal Logistics Association (Bundesvereinigung Logistik e.V. – BVL) is the [...]
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Facilitating free trade
A new Control Tower for customs services and a growing network of local DHL Freight customs offices make cross-border trade easier than ever.
Alternative drive technologies suffer from a common problem: the disproportion between range and charging time of the energy storage device. One solution could be the fuel cell. Nikola Motors is [...]
Tenth anniversary: Global Volunteer day
“Action, not words” – with this slogan DHL Freight is participating once again in the Global Volunteer Day (GVD). This group-wide initiative animates many thousand employees to engage themselves voluntarily [...]
Greece was hit hard during the financial crisis of 2008 and the subsequent public debt crisis: The economic performance fell by around a quarter. In order to survive economically under these [...]
The future is yellow!
We’re back! After taking a break, from June 4–7 at ‘transport logistic’ in Munich, DHL demonstrated why it is the world’s leading logistics company. “As the leading transportation trade fair, [...]
The multimodal silk road
Eurasian trade is being revived not only by China’s new initiative of superlatives – the “New Silk Road” – that was announced with an investment of US$ 900 billion. DHL’s [...]
Scheduling a big sports event during an ongoing football world cup might seem a bit risky – but not when the event in question is about esports. Early in July [...]
Due to their high sensitivity, the transportation of bananas is one of the major challenges in food logistics. DHL FoodLogistics has found the best way of transporting this popular fruit. [...]
DHL Freight is opening up the Iranian export market for German and European companies. Teams of experts are organizing Iran transports from the gateways in Frankfurt and Istanbul. An experienced [...]
Driving while everyone else sleeps. For two years now, DHL Freight Denmark has been shipping deliveries to construction sites, workshops, factories and other locations on an urgent basis – and [...]
Heavy trucks with alternative drivetrains, without CO2 emissions? This was a pie in the sky for a long time, not at least because of the lacking range of pure battery vehicles. A solution: Fuel [...]
Compact parking: Pole position for early risers
There is a shortage of rest areas for HGV across Europe. In order to make better use of the existing space, the EU is promoting “compact parking” controlled by telematics. [...]
DHL Campus Vienna Airport
From 2019, the new hub for road and air freight right at the gates of Vienna, will significantly reduce transit times. The new hub will bundle the activities of DHL in [...]
"I have never been so confident"
In an interview, Martin Leopold details how sales centers on strict customer-orientation, more transparency and optimal interfacing with customers. With over 20 years of management experience in the logistics industry, [...]
Croatia is the EU’s gateway to the Balkans and an important transit country, but shows only a small occurance of industry. DHL Freight Croatia has positioned itself accordingly and relies heavily on [...]
What’s driving green logistics?
Businesses are very keen on ensuring that their logistics solutions are as climate-friendly as possible. But external factors also play a role in promoting green logistics. In your opinion, what is the main driver to clean solutions?
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