Press releases

12/03/2020

GLS Netherlands expands depot Wijchen

Double capacity, technologically up-to-date and more sustainable: GLS has started a comprehensive modernisation and expansion of the depot in Wijchen near Nijmegen.

06/02/2020

New depot opened in Amsterdam

A new GLS depot in Amsterdam is taken into operation. The new building more than doubles the capacity compared to the former location.

16/01/2020

GLS delivers parcels emission-free

GLS starts with fully sustainable parcel distribution in four Dutch city centres - emission-free and quiet. Electric vehicles are deployed in Apeldoorn, The Hague, Utrecht and Zwolle. GLS is also strengthening its commitment to the environment by participating in the Lean & Green programme.

09/05/2019

New depot in Amsterdam

Construction has started: the modern, sustainable GLS depot will more than double parcel handling capacity compared to the current location.

03/12/2018

GLS Group awarded EcoVadis Silver rating

GLS has been rewarded for its commitment to corporate social responsibility with the EcoVadis Silver rating.

13/09/2018

GLS acquires Canadian parcel service

GLS takes over Dicom Canada, headquartered in Montreal. The company offers parcel, freight and logistics services across Canada, mainly in the B2B segment.

24/07/2018

GLS launches international FlexDeliveryService for the UK

For convenient cross-border online shopping: GLS now offers a range of options for parcel recipients in more countries. The parcel company has extended its FlexDeliveryService to include the United Kingdom.

17/04/2018

Derde duurzaamheidsverslag van de GLS Group

De GLS Group heeft haar actuele duurzaamheidsverslag gepubliceerd. In de verslagperiode is GLS Netherlands erin geslaagd de totale emissie per pakket met vier procent te verminderen.