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GLS History

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In this section you can find historical information about the GLS group in Europe. Read to find out more about GLS and what has happened in the last few years.

Founded in 1999, with strong historical roots in each domestic market, GLS is the 3rd biggest parcel service provider in Europe today.

How we got started? What were the key milestones in the development of the GLS group? And what is currently going on?

A moving journey we invite you to have a closer look at.

GLS in Europe

  • Coverage: 42 European states
  • Depots: 660
  • Central transhipment points: 37
  • Vehicles: 16,510

Why choose GLS

  • Reliability
  • Security
  • Transparency
  • Flexibility
  • Sustainability

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