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Deutsche Post DHL Group (also known as Deutsche Post) is a mail and logistics company. It operates under the DHL and Deutsche Post brand names. DHL offers a range of national and international parcel delivery services, e-commerce shipping and fulfillment solutions, international express, road, air, and ocean transport as well as industrial supply chain management services. Deutsche Post is a postal and parcel service provider. Deutsche Post DHL Group is organized into five operating divisions: Post and Parcel Germany, Express, Global Forwarding, Freight, Supply Chain, and eCommerce Solutions.

TypePublic
Founded1995
HQBonn, DE
Websitedpdhl.com
Employee Ratings3.8
Overall CultureC-

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)568,537
Revenue (FY, 2020)€66.8 B(+6%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)€59.2(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Deutsche Post DHL Group

Frank Appel

Frank Appel

Chief Executive Officer, Global Business Services
Ken Allen

Ken Allen

Board of Management, eCommerce Solutions
Oscar de Bok

Oscar de Bok

Board of Management, Supply Chain
Melanie Kreis

Melanie Kreis

Board of Management, Finance
Tobias Meyer

Tobias Meyer

Board of Management, Post & Parcel Germany
Thomas Ogilvie

Thomas Ogilvie

Board of Management, Human Resources
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Deutsche Post DHL Group Office Locations

Deutsche Post DHL Group has an office in Bonn
Bonn, DE (HQ)
Platz der Deutschen Post
Bonn, DE
Charles-de-Gaulle-Straße 20
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Deutsche Post DHL Group Financials and Metrics

Deutsche Post DHL Group Revenue

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Deutsche Post DHL Group's revenue was reported to be €66.81 b in FY, 2020 which is a 5.5% increase from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (Q2, 2021)

19.5b

Gross profit (Q2, 2021)

9.4b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2021), %

48.3%

Net income (Q2, 2021)

1.4b

EBIT (Q2, 2021)

2.1b

Market capitalization (14-Sept-2021)

72.3b

Closing stock price (14-Sept-2021)

59.2

Cash (30-Jun-2021)

3.9b

EV

87.6b
Deutsche Post DHL Group's current market capitalization is €72.3 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

61.6b63.3b66.8b

Revenue growth, %

2%3%5%

Cost of goods sold

52.4b53.4b55.7b

Gross profit

9.1b9.9b11.1b
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Revenue

15.4b15.5b15.6b15.5b16.0b16.2b18.9b19.5b

Cost of goods sold

13.2b13.1b13.0b13.2b13.5b13.5b9.5b10.1b

Gross profit

2.2b2.4b2.5b2.3b2.5b2.7b9.3b9.4b

Gross profit Margin, %

14%15%16%15%15%17%49%48%
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

3.0b2.9b4.5b

Accounts Receivable

8.2b8.6b9.0b

Prepaid Expenses

646.0m759.0m937.0m

Inventories

454.0m396.0m439.0m
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Cash

3.0b2.2b2.2b2.6b4.6b4.3b5.1b3.9b

Accounts Receivable

8.6b8.5b8.5b8.4b8.3b8.4b9.8b10.1b

Inventories

524.0m541.0m507.0m312.0m407.0m464.0m475.0m573.0m

Current Assets

16.3b14.6b14.5b15.0b17.7b16.9b20.4b19.4b
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

2.2b2.8b3.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

3.3b3.7b3.8b

Inventories

(116.0m)36.0m(44.0m)

Accounts Payable

392.0m466.0m945.0m
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Net Income

776.0m1.3b1.9b335.0m910.0m1.8b1.3b2.6b

Depreciation and Amortization

883.0m1.8b2.7b1.0b2.0b2.9b930.0m1.9b

Inventories

(65.0m)(87.0m)(63.0m)84.0m(13.0m)(73.0m)(28.0m)(129.0m)

Accounts Payable

(123.0m)(262.0m)(61.0m)(215.0m)(302.0m)120.0m973.0m961.0m
EURFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

114.6k

Debt/Equity

1.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

3.6 x
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Deutsche Post DHL Group Operating Metrics

Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q4, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q4, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q4, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q4, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Items Processed (Post, Post and Parcel Germany)

4.83 b4.39 b4.43 b4.94 b18.59 b4.62 b4.25 b4.19 b4.76 b17.82 b4.49 b4.06 b4.18 b4.63 b17.37 b3.85 b3.08 b3.45 b3.89 b14.26 b3.4 b1.84 b

Items Processed (Mail Communication, Post and Parcel Germany)

2.15 b1.86 b1.87 b2.08 b7.96 b2.05 b1.81 b1.79 b2.07 b7.71 b2 b1.7 b1.81 b1.94 b7.45 b1.77 b1.41 b1.49 b1.75 b6.42 b1.72 b1.25 b

Items Processed (Dialogue Marketing, Post and Parcel Germany)

2.25 b2.07 b2.16 b2.39 b8.87 b2.16 b2 b2.02 b2.24 b8.42 b2.08 b1.93 b1.96 b2.22 b8.2 b1.83 b1.41 b1.72 b1.87 b6.83 b1.54 b411 m

Items Processed (Parcel, Post and Parcel Germany)

326 m317 m323 m410 m1.38 b350 m350 m347 m432 m1.48 b377 m373 m368 m449 m1.57 b346 m403 m367 m498 m1.61 b489 m1.69 b
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Deutsche Post DHL Group Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Guinet Transit ServiceAugust 01, 2018
Transportes Alfonso ZamoranoMay 03, 2018
Transportes Marti SerraMay 03, 2018
Suppla GroupApril 20, 2018€62 m
Delivered on TimeMarch 06, 2018
OlimpoJuly 10, 2017€46 m
UK Mail GroupDecember 22, 2016£242.7 m
MitsafetransSeptember 30, 2016
DHL eCommerce (Malaysia)August 31, 2016
StreetScooterDecember 09, 2014
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Deutsche Post DHL Group Revenue Breakdown

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Deutsche Post DHL Group revenue breakdown by business segment: 18.6% from Supply Chain, 22.3% from Global Forwarding, Freight, 28.0% from Express, 23.9% from Post and Parcel Germany, 7.0% from eCommerce Solutions and 0.1% from Other

Deutsche Post DHL Group revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 29.7% from Germany, 28.5% from Europe, 19.4% from Americas, 18.4% from Asia Pacific and 4.1% from Other

Human Capital Metrics

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Deutsche Post DHL Group Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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Deutsche Post DHL Group Online and Social Media Presence

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Deutsche Post DHL Group Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C-

    64/100

  • CEO Rating

    A

    76/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    59/100

  • Diversity

    B

    72/100

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Deutsche Post DHL Group News and Updates

DHL brings road freight platform Saloodo! to South America

Digital road freight platform Saloodo!, a product of DHL Global Forwarding and Freight, the leading international provider of air, sea and road freight services, has launched its digital logistics platform for shippers and transport providers in Argentina.

Deutsche Post DHL Group to acquire ocean freight forwarding expert J.F. Hillebrand Group

Deutsche Post DHL Group ("DPDHL") has signed an agreement to acquire up to 100% of J.F. Hillebrand Group AG ("Hillebrand") and its subsidiaries at an equity value of around €1.5 billion. Hillebrand is a global service provider specialized in ocean freight forwarding, transport and logistics of bever…

DHL Freight launches new freight centre in Erlensee near Frankfurt

DHL Freight plans to increase efficiency and quality across its European network with a new transshipment facility near the German city of Frankfurt.

Deutsche Post Joins $1.8 Billion Race for Hillebrand

Deutsche Post AG has joined the bidding for German alcohol logistics company Hillebrand, according to people familiar with the matter.

Deutsche Post DHL Group builds on strong opening quarter: Second quarter delivers new all-time highs for revenue and earnings

Following a good start into the year, Deutsche Post DHL Group, the world's leading logistics company stayed on track for growth in the second quarter 2021.

Preliminary Results: Deutsche Post DHL Group Raises Guidance After Record Quarterly Earnings and Once Again Announces Corona Bonus for Employees

Deutsche Post DHL Group (Symbol: DPW), the world's leading logistics company, has today released preliminary results for the second quarter of 2021.
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Deutsche Post DHL Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Deutsche Post DHL Group founded?

    Deutsche Post DHL Group was founded in 1995.

  • Who are Deutsche Post DHL Group key executives?

    Deutsche Post DHL Group's key executives are Frank Appel, Ken Allen and Oscar de Bok.

  • How many employees does Deutsche Post DHL Group have?

    Deutsche Post DHL Group has 568,537 employees.

  • What is Deutsche Post DHL Group revenue?

    Latest Deutsche Post DHL Group annual revenue is €66.8 b.

  • What is Deutsche Post DHL Group revenue per employee?

    Latest Deutsche Post DHL Group revenue per employee is €117.5 k.

  • Who are Deutsche Post DHL Group competitors?

    Competitors of Deutsche Post DHL Group include Expeditors International, Royal Mail and FedEx.

  • Where is Deutsche Post DHL Group headquarters?

    Deutsche Post DHL Group headquarters is located at Platz der Deutschen Post, Bonn.

  • Where are Deutsche Post DHL Group offices?

    Deutsche Post DHL Group has an office in Bonn.

  • How many offices does Deutsche Post DHL Group have?

    Deutsche Post DHL Group has 2 offices.