Press Releases (archive)


9 September 2010 at 16:00 CET
TNT again awarded global ‘Supersector leader' in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes
Amsterdam – Today TNT NV was again awarded “Supersector leader” for ‘Industrial Goods and Services' (including ‘Industrial transportation') of the 2010 Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes (DJSI). This was the conclusion of a report published in Zurich by SAM, a sustainability investment specialist, which assessed the sustainability performance of over 1,300 listed companies. TNT will remain included in the DJSI Europe and DJSI World, comprising more than 300 companies that represent the top 10% of the leading sustainability companies in the Dow Jones Global Total Stock Market Index.

8 September 2010 at 08:30 CET
TNT to invest €170 million in Chinese domestic road delivery services
Shanghai – TNT today announces plans to invest €170 million over the next few years to strengthen its leadership position in the Chinese domestic road delivery market. The investment will enable TNT Hoau, TNT's road distribution arm in China, to enhance its day-definite road distribution network, introduce new services, and hire additional staff.

7 September 2010 at 11:15 CET
TNT unveils China's first fully electric delivery fleet
Amsterdam – TNT today unveiled the express industry's first full electric vehicle fleet in China. The introduction of an initial number of five electric delivery vehicles further bolsters the company's efforts in reducing its carbon emissions. Peter Bakker, together with government officials such as Camiel Eurlings, Dutch Minister of Transport, unveiled the first electric vehicle at the Responsible Transport Forum at the Dutch Pavilion at the Shanghai World Expo.

6 September 2010 at 08:30 CET
RS Components awards new contract to TNT Express
Amsterdam – RS Components, the world's largest distributor of electronics and maintenance products, has awarded TNT Express a new contract to carry out all its domestic deliveries in France and Italy. This is new business for TNT in Italy and a contract renewal for TNT in France.