Milestones in the history of GLS

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Transaction in Italy

In Italy GLS takes over the depot of a franchisee in Modena in the Emilia Romagna region.


Copenhagen largest GLS depot

GLS Denmark finalises the expansion of the Copenhagen site. The parcel depot, which also functions as a regional hub, is now the largest depot of the GLS Group in Europe – only surpassed by the national and international hubs. In a new additional building in Copenhagen, express shipments are handled.


Start-up in Croatia

GLS Croatia becomes operative on 1 August. After the foundation of the company in May 2013 GLS had established its own network of locations. From now on GLS Croatia provides country-wide parcel service in the new EU member state. Until then GLS had covered Croatia in cooperation with a network partner.


Transactions in Italy

GLS takes over the two depots of a franchisee in Parma and Fidenza.


Group-wide certification

With new certifications and re-certifications GLS completes Group-wide certification – for its quality management system according to ISO 9001 and for its environmental management system according to ISO 14001.