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When vehicle manufacturers test their new cars before launch, it happens behind closed doors. DHL Same Day transports material for the development of prototypes and helps boost new customer business with fast transportation.

Customer Profile

  • Domestic and international shipping need
  • Shortest transit times required, pick-up immediately after finishing of prototypes
  • Support on packaging, on demand
  • Need full transparency and proactive intervention management, as potential delays may directly impact the product launch


  • Combination of cargo flights, onboard couriers and dedicated drives based on distance involved and shipment specification
  • Support on packaging to get the new material as fast as possible “ready to ship”
  • 24/7/365 control tower managing all milestones of a shipment and managing exception and information as they occur

Customer Benefits

  • Flexible shipping solution with value added packaging service services for respective transportation mission
  • Full visibility on all global movements and delivery times allows proper planning of manufacturing process
  • Full visibility and control through actively managed milestones