10/01/2019, 07:00 AM CEST
Strategy 2025: Deutsche Post DHL Group accelerates growth in core businesses and invests EUR 2 billion in digital transformation
The digitalization investment is expected to lead to yearly run rate benefits of at least EUR 1.5 billion by 2025.
- Significant progress made with "Strategy 2020"; Group now with most comprehensive and resilient portfolio in logistics; Group EBIT guidance of more than EUR 5 billion for 2020 confirmed
- "Strategy 2025" is the Group's answer to key future trends - Globalization, Digitalization, Sustainability and E-Commerce
- Financial targets for 2022 introduced: Group EBIT to climb to at least EUR 5.3 billion; Free Cashflow to improve significantly; Gross Capex cumulatively between EUR 8.5 and 9.5 billion for the period from 2020 to 2022
- CEO Frank Appel: "Deutsche Post DHL Group has never been in better shape."
The world's leading logistics company, Deutsche Post DHL Group, is today presenting its new Group Strategy. With "Strategy 2025 - Delivering excellence in a digital world" the Group is laying the foundation to continue its successful growth trajectory beyond the horizon defined by its previous "Strategy 2020". The company will be focusing even more consistently on harnessing the sustained potential for profitable long-term growth contained in its core logistics businesses. Furthermore, it will be stepping up the digital transformation of the Group that is already underway in all business divisions. Till 2025, the Group will be spending around EUR 2 billion on digitalization - this sum is already included in the planned Opex and Capex spending. The digitalization investment is expected to lead to yearly run rate benefits of at least EUR 1.5 billion by 2025.