GLS supported Biking to work and On bike for children
19 576 people from Czech Republic took part in the ninth year of ecological challenge Biking to work. Three thousand people more were for the entire May using bikes for transportation to work. This project helped to save 466 tuns of CO2, nine tuns more than last year. GLS has supported also Cyklotour of Josef Zimovčák, more than 1.300 kilometres long tour for the support of oncologically ill children.
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Parcel delivery provider GLS introduces for the first time in Czech Republic the Parcel Day
GLS organizes for the first time not just in the USA but in Czech Republic celebrations of the Parcel Day, the tradition goes to year 2015. Logistics company has celebrated this day only abroad, where GLS engages its employees and local communities in charity and free time activities. In Czech Republic GLS has organized its original game for families with children based on geocaching and it takes place on May 25th.
The number of GLS ParcelShops in Europe reached 20.000 thanks to acquisition in Spain.
GLS supports project Biking to work and then project On bike for children
GLS expands international service
GLS has added Italy, Portugal, Finland and Bulgaria to its international FlexDeliveryService. The number of countries connected across borders via the service thus rises to 21. Parcel recipients have the option to adapt deliveries to their own wishes even in the case of online orders made in other countries.