Deutsche Post DHL Group continues profitable growth trajectory in third quarter

Deutsche Post DHL Group says it has once again significantly increased both revenue and operating profit in the third quarter of 2017.

Group revenue was up by 5.6 per cent to €14.6 billion, with all four divisions contributing to the increase. The DHL Express division and the German and international parcel and eCommerce businesses continued to see particularly solid growth.

With EBIT of €834 million (2016: €755 million), Deutsche Post DHL Group recorded the strongest third quarter in its history1 and the eighth consecutive quarter in which the company has posted an all-time quarterly high.  Continue reading Deutsche Post DHL Group continues profitable growth trajectory in third quarter

The future of fashion logistics ‘centers on humans’

DHL, the Council of Fashion Designers of America, and the consulting firm Accenture have published a study on the future of fashion logistics entitled The Human-Centered Supply Chain.

The study identifies major challenges that fashion industry supply chains will face in the future as well as areas where action must be taken, and it also proposes various solutions.

Crucially, it highlights that, in an increasingly digital world, humans will continue to play a critical role in the supply chain supporting the fashion industry.  Continue reading The future of fashion logistics ‘centers on humans’