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We're one of the UK's largest employers. We employ around 148,000 people in the UK, while our European business GLS business employs some 14,000. Our people interact with customers on a daily basis, quite unlike most other companies. Our colleagues are trusted and respected. They take great pride in the work they do.
We operate in 37 countries across Europe. Our subsidiary General Logistics Systems (GLS) is one of Europe's biggest road-based parcel delivery services. Over 200,000 customers rely on its reliable parcel and express services, as well as logistics solutions.
Our first strategic priority is the be a successful parcels business. Leveraging our network reach and our strong brand to ensure we can capture increasing parcel volumes as a result of the growing popularity of online retailing in the UK.
Royal Mail is the UK's preferred
delivery company – a vital link connecting communities,
businesses and customers.
sorry younote from
influential UK brand 2013
In 2016 we celebrate 500 years of heritage. We're proud of the impact that our business has had on the lives of people in Britain and around the world ever since Henry VIII first ordered the creation of a national postal service called 'The King's Posts' in 1516.
Collected at our Medway Mail Centre. We've also fitted over 1,000 water saving devices throughout our network.
This year, we maintained our Platinum rating, the highest ranking, scoring 96%. We've always been proud of our efforts in corporate responsibility, and now we're recognised for it too.
to the UK economy
We've already exceeded our 70%
target for 2014-15.
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