DTDC Express signs up as the ‘Official Logistics Partner’ with Kings XI Punjab for IPL Season 10

The DTDC Express logo will be visible on the lead trouser of Kings XI Punjab’s match jersey


Mumbai, April 10, 2017: Gearing up for the tenth season of the most awaited cricket tournament of the year – Indian Premier League, DTDC Express, India’s leading express parcel service provider today announced their partnership with Kings XI Punjab. As the official logistics partner, DTDC will deliver back-end logistics support for the team and will occupy the lead trouser position on Kings XI Punjab’s playing jersey.

Captained by the ‘Big Show’ Glenn Maxwell, the Kings XI Punjab has some exciting stars for this season like David Miller, Eoin Morgan, Hashim Amla, Varun Aaron, Martin Guptill, Darren Sammy, Murali Vijay, Wriddhiman Saha and many more.

Announcing the tie-up, Abhishek Chakraborty, Executive Director, DTDC Express, said, “Cricket, as we all know is like a religion in India and the IPL has considered as fiesta of India which reaches to a larger audience transcending geography, age and gender. The format of the game and the entertainment part connect instantly with masses which we wish to connect on a continuous basis. We are thrilled to announce our partnership with the Kings XI Punjab, which has emerged as one of the most stimulating and renowned teams in IPL. We are hopeful of garnering greater visibility for our brand with this association which fits perfectly with our brand proposition. We see this as the beginning of a longer and bigger association with the Kings XI Punjab in the years to come”.

Kings XI Punjab will play their first match against Rising Pune Supergiants on Saturday 8th April 2017.


About DTDC

DTDC Express Limited is India’s leading express parcel service provider. DTDC is the pioneer of the franchising concept in the industry and operates one of the largest parcel delivery network in India. Through its strategic partnership with Europe’s DPD group which is backed by Le Groupe La Poste – the French Postal organisation, DTDC’s global network and reach offers end-to-end solutions for parcels with diversified offerings such as Express Domestic & International, Supply Chain Solutions, 3PL, Warehousing, E-commerce, E-Fulfilment and Cross Border Solutions. DTDC’s expansive footprint spans across USA, UK, Canada, UAE, Australia, China, Singapore and major Asian countries, through its own operations, joint ventures and business associates.

Established in 1990 and headquartered at Bengaluru, DTDC engages a field workforce of more than 35000 resources with 7 Zonal offices, 20 strategically located Regional Offices and over 522 operating facilities spread across India. DTDC Express Limited has its presence in more than 500 district headquarters through its large network of more than 10,500+ franchisees and extends services to over 10,000+ Pin codes while handling more than 12 million shipments every month.  DTDC Express Limited is an ISO 9001:2008 Certified by DNV.  DTDC’s market leadership is further validated by several awards and recognitions from customers, superior brand experience and sustainability which include recognition as ‘National Award for Exemplary Position’ under Express/Courier category at CII Scale Awards 2016.