Milestones in the history of GLS

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Transaction in Italy

GLS takes over the business of a franchisee in Rimini as well as the depot of a franchisee in Cremona.


The Baltic with Itella

Itella Logistics is the new GLS partner in Lithuania and Latvia. The long-standing cooperation in Estonia is expanded to all Baltic states. The three countries are served via Itella’s central hub in the Lithuanian city of Kaunas.


New partner in China

GLS has a new global partner in China: ZJS Express. The company is one of the largest parcel service providers in the People’s Republic and covers more than 2 000 towns with over 3 000 service points.


New partner in France

GLS France contracts a partnership with Mondial Relay. Recipients now have the possibility to collect their GLS parcel in of 4,300 parcelshops (Points Relais® Mondial Relay) in France.


Transaction in Italy

In Italy GLS strengthens its activities in Piemont and takes over the depot of a franchisee in the South of Turin.