News

Hairdresser-Barber event in our Pau depot

The well-being of all our teams and delivery staff is at the heart of our concerns at GLS France and we are keen to multiply initiatives to support our operational teams who are in the front line of our delivery activity.

 
 

Eco-delivery day at the Vitry sur Seine depot

In order to promote ecological transport solutions to our employees and delivery partners, our Vitry branch hosted our first Eco-delivery day on Friday 28th August.


A new Green solution for urban deliveries

We are proud to announce the arrival of a new addition to our fleet of delivery vehicles: after the eVans, our very first eScooters will soon be arriving in the streets of Lille to carry out deliveries in the city centre from the start of the new school year.

 
 

GLS opens a new depot in Béziers

In order to strengthen its logistics network in the south of France and the Languedoc Roussillon region, GLS France is opening a brand new depot in Servian, near Béziers, from 1 April 2020.

eVan delivery in Lille

Since mid-November 2019, GLS France is testing eVan deliveries for parcels in the city centre of Lille. GLS has chosen the eTGE model from MAN, a manufacturer known for its high reliability in the transport sector. Due to the positive response, the test is planned to be extended over the Christmas peak.

 
 

GLS Group awarded EcoVadis Silver rating

Sustainability certification based on international standards: EcoVadis has rewarded GLS with the Silver rating for its commitment to corporate social responsibility.

GLS France wins silver at the E-Commerce Awards

For the second year in a row, GLS France has been rewarded in the “Logistics Innovation” category at the E-Commerce Awards 2019. The company has won the silver award for the project of ecological delivery by bike in partnership with Tousfacteurs.

 

Estafeta becomes GLS partner in Mexico

The GLS Group has expanded its commitment on the American continent with a new partnership. From June 2019, Estafeta will deliver GLS consignments in Mexico and, in a second step, will feed parcels for Europe and North America into the GLS network.

Environmentally friendly evening deliveries in Paris

GLS France is testing a new premium service in collaboration with the startup Tousfacteurs: private recipients in Paris can receive their parcels in the evening and on short notice. Tousfacteurs delivers the GLS parcels environmentally friendly by bike.

Green and efficient: GLS expands its depot in Metz

GLS France completes its biggest infrastructure project within the last years: moving its depot in Metz to a bigger and environmentally friendly site. The new building has a capacity of about 50.000 parcels daily and offers a 24-hour connection to Germany.