DPD France official partner of Davis Cup semi-final
Tennis/sponsorship - DPD France: an official partner of the 2018 Davis Cup semi-final by BNP Paribas France vs Spain
12 September 2018 - DPD France, a leading player in the French parcel delivery market, is renewing its support for French tennis as partner of the Davis Cup semi-final between France and Spain, to be held in Lille from 14 to 16 September 2018.
The 2018 Davis Cup is the 107th edition of this professional men's tennis tournament between nation teams. After winning the third singles quarterfinal against Italy on the clay courts of Valletta-Cambiaso on 8 April, France will host Spain in Lille from 14 to 16 September to compete for a place in final. The Pierre Mauroy stadium, in "Arena Tennis" configuration, will offer a capacity of 27,500 seats, the largest in France.
The top-level event will be played on hard surfaces in indoor conditions. The French team, which currently holds the tournament title, will be attempting to reach its second final in a row.
DPD France, official partner of the 2018 Davis Cup semi-final
DPD France has taken the opportunity of this tournament, which ranks among the world's biggest sporting events, to renew its support for French tennis. As in 2017, DPD France is one of the official partners of the semi-final of this prestigious annual international competition.
As the official partner of the event, DPD France’s name will be displayed on the covers at the back of the court.
The sponsorship will also be displayed on a TV billboard (4" x 6"). The advertising clip will be shown between 14 and 16 September on the France Télévision and beIN Sport channels; it will also be featured in a digital activation campaign.
"In our daily express parcel delivery business, we share the goals of performance and success with tennis. Committed to quality of service in delivery to businesses and individuals, we are proud to be supporting the France Team for this 2018 Davis Cup semi-final.," says Mathieu Wintgens, Chairman of the Executive Board of DPD France.
DPD France also sponsor tennis players Mahut and Herbert
DPD's sponsorship of the tennis world can also be seen in its support for players Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hugues since 2016 as part of a 2-year contract.
About DPD France
Established in France 20 years ago, DPD Established in France 20 years ago, DPD France (formerly Exapaq) is part of DPDgroup, the international parcel delivery network headed by GeoPost, the no. 2 on the European market. France is part of DPDgroup, the international parcel delivery network owned by GeoPost, the second largest company on the European market.
Catering to businesses, DPD France relies on a network of 57 depots and 6 sorting hubs across France, operated by 2,000 employees who handle and deliver over 300,000 parcels every day. With its DPD CLASSIC Europe and DPD CLASSIC Intercontinental services, DPD France also enables its customers to increase exports via the robust and efficient DPDgroup network.
DPD France boasts three major assets to support its customers: geographic proximity, with sales and customer service teams operating out of each of its 57 depots, alternative delivery with its 5,900 Pickup Points across France, and Predict, an interactive delivery service that enables consignees to choose a delivery time slot or rearrange delivery to suit their needs and fit in around their schedules.
In 2017, DPD France delivered more than 75 million parcels. To find out more: www.dpd.fr
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