DHL is a wholly owned subsidiary of Deutsche Post World Net (DPWN). The company is one of the leading players providing major freight forwarding, logistics, and supply chain management services. It primarily operates in Europe, the US, and Asia. The company is head quartered in Bonn, Germany and employs about 285,000 people. The Express division is the core operation of DHL that provides courier and express services, through a network that covers more than 200 countries across the globe. The company’s Global Forwarding and Freight division is the largest air and ocean freight forwarder in the world (Data Monitor, 2009).