Our History - 2005

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January

100% subsidiary in Poland

General Logistics Systems Poland Sp. zo.o., headquartered in Poznan, becomes a 100 percent subsidiary of GLS with effect from January 1st.

February

GLS arrives in baltic countries

As of February 1st 2005 GLS serves Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia via its new network partner LEX SYSTEM. Full area-coverage in the Baltic region is achieved.

March

Foundation of GLS Spain

Since 1st of March the Spanish GLS subsidiary Extand Sistema S.L. operates under the name GLS Spain.


GLS in Czech Republic

Foundation of General Logistics Systems Czech Republic s.r.o. to establish a national parcel network in the Czech Republic. The main hub in Humpolec as well as eight other depots build the new GLS network in the Czech Republic.

May

100% express in Denmark

By the end of May GLS Denmark takes over the remaining shares of Stafetten A/S. The company now is a 100 percent part of the GLS Group.

November

Foundation of GLS Portugal

GLS Portugal Lda. commences operation.The joint venture of Kislog and GLS B.V., Amsterdam, acquires all business units of Personalis S.A., a subsidiary of Kislog and previous network partner of GLS. GLS quality is established by the implementation of all GLS systems in Portugal.


Technology innovation

Start of the successive introduction of 18,000 new mobile terminals with scan function and about 5,000 new scan stations. Thanks to mobile data transfer systems information can be transferred almost in real-time..