Pay rises and agreements regarding pensions
- In 2015, employees will receive pay rises in three steps. This will comprise a 1 percent salary increase on 1 January 2015, followed by a 0.7 percent increase on 1 September 2015. Another final 0.7 percent increase will follow on 1 December 2015.
- Conversely, personal contributions to the pension scheme will increase in two steps from 4 to 6 percent on the basis of a previous declaration of intent. In principle, personal contributions will not increase any further up to 2017. Press release 18 November 2014.
- The accrual percentage for old-age pensions is being reduced to the new statutory maximum of 1.875%. Press release 18 November 2014.
- PostNL is increasing the survivors’ pension from 60 to 63 percent of the old-age pension. Press release 18 November 2014.
We are PostNL. The postal and logistic solutions provider. For our customers, we are the link between the physical and the online world. We facilitate communications between people and companies. We deliver parcels seven days a week and letters five days a week. On an average day, we deliver 575,000 parcels and 9 million letters throughout the Benelux. We offer more and more new services through combinations of smart networks, digital applications and the right communications channels. In doing so, we aim to make the daily lives of our customers easier.
As the first listed postal company, we have the largest and most modern network for letters, parcels and e-commerce in the Benelux countries. In addition, we also operate in Germany, Italy and eight other countries across the world. PostNL employs a total of 46,000 people. With our loyal workforce, extensive networks and innovative drive, our ambition is to be the leading postal and logistics solutions provider in chosen markets. In 2016 our revenues reached €3,4 billion.