Using and Understanding the DHL Website
Information about link types, guidance on completing forms and a list of useful DHL abbreviations and acronyms – all intended to support your browsing experience with DHL.
DHL uses various abbreviations and acronyms across its website. These may refer either to industry-specific or DHL-specific product and business expressions. The glossary below is intended to help you learn and understand more about some of the more important abbreviations.
|AM||Electronic Order Management: A method of easy data exchange between you as the sender, data center, print shop, Lettershop, agency, and Deutsche Post.|
|CEO||Chief Executive Officer|
|DHL||Dalsey, Hillblom, Lynn: The surnames of the buddying enterpreneurs who founded DHL in 1969.|
|DMG||Direct Marketing Guide|
|EDI||Electronic Data Interchange: An advanced Express shipping solution for large shipping volumes and multi-site logistics operations.|
|FDA||Food and Drug Administration: The authority responsible for the import of food into the United States.|
|GMO||Global Mail Observer|
|RFID||Radio Frequency Identification: A system that stores and provides information e.g. about a product, a pallet of goods or entire inventories and can process this information without any direct contact.|
|3PL||Third Party Logistics|