Annual earnings 2014: During the past year, the company increased both its revenues and earnings and met its stated financial targets. In an interview, CEO Frank Appel talks about the company's continuing solid performance. In addition, Appel explains why in 2015 the company will focus on investing in further improvement of the Group's structures and processes as a way of bolstering its long-term success while still generating further growth.
The Deutsche Post and DHL corporate brands offer a one-of-a-kind portfolio of logistics (DHL) and communications (Deutsche Post) services. The Group provides its customers with both easy to use standardized products as well as innovative and tailored solutions ranging from dialog marketing to industrial supply chains.
Corporate Responsibility (CR) is a core element of our corporate strategy, Strategy 2015. For us, acting responsibly as a company means treating our employees, the environment, the interests of society and the capital that has been entrusted to us in a manner that is both respectful and sustainable.
Our approach to sustainability is based on the triple-bottom-line concept (environment, social and economic aspects) derived from the United Nation's 1987 report on strategies for sustainable development, Our Common Future, also known as The Brundtland Report. Our CR strategy is built around these three categories.
DHL is Part of the World's Leading Logistics Group, Deutsche Post DHL Group. DHL offers integrated services and tailored, customer-focused solutions for managing and transporting letters, goods and information.