GeoPost SA, a wholly owned subsidiary of Le Groupe La Poste, is Laser’s international partner in the express distribution business, DPD Laser Express Logistics (Pty) Ltd.
DPDgroup is the parcel delivery network of GeoPost, and through its market leading European brands DPD, Chronopost and SEUR is the number 2 express parcels player in Europe, further complemented by operating businesses in Russia and CIS, Asia and Africa.
In 2016, GeoPost reported revenues of €6.2 billion and delivered over 1.1 billion parcels worldwide.
The Laser Group
Laser is uniquely positioned to offer a fully integrated end-to-end supply chain solution across all industry sectors, delivering value to clients through its capability in air and ocean freight clearing and forwarding, warehousing and fulfilment, specialised contract logistics, e-commerce and B2B/B2C final mile express delivery services. It is a logistics capability that incorporates local expertise with the global infrastructure and resources of its international partners to deliver market leading supply chain solutions.
Laser consists of four key operating entities:
- GAC Laser International Logistics (Pty) Ltd providing specialist and value-add services related to international trade.
- Laser Logistics (Pty) Ltd offering contract logistics, specialised retail back door distribution and cold chain delivery solutions.
- Dawn Wing, a division of DPD Laser Express Logistics (Pty) Ltd, specialising in <30kg time definite air express services for both B2B and B2C segments.
- Time Freight, a division of DPD Laser Express Logistics (Pty) Ltd, specialising in heavier weight road express services with full national reach for both B2B and B2C segments.