UEFA announces La Poste partnership
UEFA has announced that La Poste will be the official operator for postal, parcel and express delivery services for UEFA EURO 2016. La Poste will have exclusive responsibility for delivering 2.5m tickets worldwide in May 2016 via its postmen and women in France, the DPD group express delivery network in Europe, and the Chronopost express delivery network for the rest of the world.
In a statement issued today (17 October), UEFA added: ” La Poste promises UEFA and all UEFA EURO 2016 ticket holders completely carbon neutral ticket transport and delivery, in accordance with the commitments it made in March 2012 to offset all the carbon emissions of its postal, parcel, express delivery and online services.”
A La Poste and UEFA EURO 2016-branded website will be launched on 12 December 2015, the date of the UEFA EURO 2016 final draw. It will provide ticket purchasers in France and abroad with information about delivery times and procedures.