Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Cargo is flying home for Christmas with Lufthansa Cargo

To cope with the large volume of Christmas mail and parcels between Germany and the USA, Lufthansa Cargo is increasing capacity in cooperation with Deutsche Post. From mid-November until 3 January, an MD-11F is taking off each weak on the Frankfurt – New York/JFK route. The Atlantic will be criss-crossed seven times exclusively for Deutsche […]

Lufthansa helps Deutsche Post and Santa Claus deliver presents on time

Lufthansa Cargo has ensured Christmas mail and parcels between Germany and the USA arrived on time with six additional freighter flights operated for Deutsche Post. From 13 November, Lufthansa Cargo has operated weekly MD-11 Freighter flights between Frankfurt and New York on Mondays, offering 60 tonnes of capacity, mainly filled with seasonal greetings and gifts. […]

Deutsche Post DHL Group profits continue to rise in Q3

Deutsche Post DHL Group net profits have grown 3.7 per cent in the third quarter with the DHL Express division posting the strongest results. Consolidated net profits were €641 million ($743 million) in the third quarter and revenue grew by 5.6 per cent to €14.6 billion. Earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) for the group […]

Thomas Ogilvie joins Deutsche Post supervisory board

Thomas Ogilvie has joined the supervisory board of Deutsche Post as board member for personnel and labor director. The former executive vice president – corporate development will take over responsibilities from Melanie Kreis from 1 September 2017, who will focus on her role as Group CFO. Deutsche Post DHL Group chief executive officer, Frank Appel […]

Five more years as DPDHL CEO for Frank Appel

Frank Appel is to remain as Deutsche Post DHL Group chief executive officer (CEO) until October 2022 after the supervisory board extended his mandate for another five years. Appel joined Deutsche Post in 2000 as managing director of corporate development, before being promoted to member of the board of management in 2002. The 55-year old […]

Deutsche Post DHL profits fall in 2015

Deutsche Post DHL Group has seen profits for 2015 fall by 25.6 per cent to 1.5 billion euros ($1.6 billion), with the Global Forwarding division making losses due to renewing its IT system. By division, earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) for Deutsche Post fell by 15 per cent to 1.1 billion euros while DHL […]