Tips for online shopping

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7 things you need to know before shopping from a foreign webshop

Struggling to navigate customs, VAT and your consumer rights when shopping from an online store outside the EU? We guide you to a hassle-free shopping experience from abroad.

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Shop safely online: 8 tips to avoid fraud

Do you feel safe when shopping online? Read more about how to avoid fraud when shopping online.

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Shop with care online: 6 eco-labels you must know

Do you know what to look for when you want to shop with care online? And what do the individual eco-labels actually mean?

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The road to sustainable delivery

We are constantly working to minimize our impact. Read more about how we at GLS are working towards becoming a more climate-friendly parcel distributor.

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Climate compensation

At GLS, we compensate for the emissions we cannot yet reduce. Read more about the projects we support on this page.

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Other sustainability measures

Together we make the biggest difference to our environment. Find out more about how you can contribute to receiving and sending your parcels in a more environmentally friendly way.