DHL to Deliver Manchester United Partnership

February 14, 2011

English Premier League soccer giants Manchester United have announced an agreemnet with express and logistics company DHL to become the club’s official logistics partner.

The contract will run for a duration of three years in which DHL will undertake a range of logistics services on behalf of Manchester United and also work with the Manchester United Foundation to improve the lives of vulnerable young people in the local community. 

DHL Express (UK & Ireland) chief executive officer, Phil Couchman stated: “By partnering with Manchester United we have teamed up with a brand whose international footprint mirrors our own. A major part of our business is to help businesses grow by offering them an efficient and effective international offer.

“The way that Manchester United has grown from humble beginnings formed by a group of railway workers into a worldwide brand with 333 million followers shows how small businesses can emerge into world leaders.”