What makes GLS a special parcel service?

At GLS, we don’t just deliver from A to B. We deliver from person to person.

When we look at our boxes, we don’t see parcels. We see people.
When we think about what’s inside them, we don’t see objects. We see emotions.

Inside the box are the dreams, ambitions and hopes of every sender and receiver. Inside the box are stories. Stories of things that matter to real people, in the real world. And if it matters to them, It matters to us.

We see things differently. We think inside the box.

Find out more about GLS – where we come from, what we consider important and what we are engaged in.

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Whether for business or private use

With us, your parcels always reach their destination.

Start sending your parcels with GLS now!

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Our facts

A dense national parcel network in the heart of Europe: Facts and figures about our performance in Germany.

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Our responsibility

As a leading parcel logistics provider, we are fully aware of our special responsibility to the environment and to society.

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Our sponsorships

For us, sponsorship means supporting fair play, team spirit and equal opportunities. Would you like to know more about our current sponsorships?

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Our partners

The trusting, long-term cooperation with reliable partners makes us very proud and is an important basis of our performance.

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Our history

In 1989, the predecessor to GLS, “German Parcel”, began operating. The idea: provide a high-quality parcel service throughout Germany.

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As an internationally operating parcel service provider, the GLS Group stands for fair competition, integrity and responsibility.

Learn more about our code of conduct

We are part of the GLS family

GLS Germany is the German subsidiary of the international GLS Group. All subsidiaries in Europe, the US and Canada are forming the great GLS family. We are all linked by an efficient, road-based parcel network - globally connected, yet at home in every country. And thus always close to you, our customers.

Indispensable. On every day.

International Women's Day is celebrated on 8 March. We join in the celebration and set an example for equal opportunities and family friendliness.

Women are indispensable for every family - also for us, the GLS family, and not only today, but also on every other day.

Our latest video accompanies some of our female employees on their various journeys through the GLS world.

Take a look!