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Deutsche Post DHL Group receives three awards


DHL Freight was awarded first place in the categories of Road Transport Services at the readers’ and experts’ choice award for the Best Logistics Brand 2016. The DPDHL Group also won as Courier, Express and Parcel Services and second place in the category of Air Cargo Service. The award ceremony for the Best Logistics Brand 2016 took place in Berlin on the 20th of April. Martin Leopold, CFO DHL Freight accepted the awards on behalf of Deutsche Post DHL. The awards are presented by the German magazine Logistik Heute and the Bundesvereinigung Logistik (BVL - Federal Association of Logistics) e.V. in eleven categories. “The voting results show very well, where companies currently stand with their brands. Strong brands help strengthen the image of logistics in public”, explains Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Wimmer, Chief Executive Officer of the BVL. The award ceremony took the form of a festive award night with more than 140 guests from business, politics and the media. Logistik Heute and the BVL began the readers’ choice award at the end of 2015. The most popular brands were then determined between November 2015 and February 2016. Supply chain managers, logistics managers and experts from the German-speaking region were able to choose from 170 different brands. The most relevant brands with the highest turnovers in Germany were included. A total of 1,264 valid votes were then submitted. Best Logistics Brand 2016 – the categories

  • Logistics Consultants and Consulting
  • Airports
  • Industrial Trucks and AGVs
  • Containers
  • IT for SCM/ERP
  • IT for Transport Management
  • Air Freight Services
  • Sea Freight Services
  • Road Transport Service
  • Courier, Express and Parcel Services

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