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. We are an essential link between the physical and the online world. We have the largest network for letters, parcels and e-commerce in the Benelux countries. Our combinations of smart networks and digital applications enable us to provide our clients with valuable solutions. We live in a world where digital applications play an increasingly large role in our daily lives. These services develop very rapidly. We put our resourcefulness to good use to constantly think up new ways to connect senders and receivers.
As the first listed postal company, we are an example to the rest of the world in automatic letter sorting. And our innovative parcels network is completely adapted to the wishes of web retailers. Outside the Netherlands, we are active in Germany, the United Kingdom, Italy, Belgium and Luxembourg. PostNL employs a total of approximately 59,000 people. In 2013 our revenues reached almost € 4.3 billion.