DHL offers customers highest quality express and logistics solutions based on strong local expertise combined with the most extensive global network presence. You can read details about all our products on our website www.dhl.ie. Essentially, we offer collection and delivery of all sizes and weights of items, going to any destination, and according to the speed of service that each customer wants.
DHL staff can be found in 228 countries around the world. Every 50 seconds, somewhere in the world an aircraft takes off with a DHL shipment on board.
DHL is wholly owned by Deutsche Post World Net, (DPWN) headquartered in Bonn, Germany. In 2003, DPWN decided to bring different types of transport companies that it owned, together under the umbrella brand name of DHL. In Ireland and the UK, it combined the expertise of companies like DHL Worldwide Express, Securicor Omega Express, and Danzas Freight. This new DHL can now offer a broad range of express and logistics services.
DHL employs 170,000 staff worldwide, and over 1,000 employees across 23 locations in Ireland. DHLâ€™s staff are our most important asset.
Global Key facts and figures
- 120,000 destinations served
- 4.2 million customers
- approx 4,400 offices worldwide
- more than 1 billion shipments per year
DHL’s Logistics Division
DHL offers a unique blend of contract logistics and global freight forwarding services. Our contract logistics business operates under the DHL Exel Supply Chain brand and our Air and Ocean freight operates as DHL Global Forwarding.