Why SCA thinks CargoSnap is “incredibly efficient”

SCA logistics is the logistics arm of the world’s leading wood, paper and pulp company. We are -of course- really proud to have them as our customer, but when we were pointed to their recent internal publication “New Ways”, we were just amazed! We are featured in a great articl ...
Continue reading “Why SCA thinks CargoSnap is “incredibly efficient””

Lina from Recoupex has 4 tips to get your claim handled (and paid) faster.

Some of you may recall the stress of loss or damages of your cargo. For some of you, it has been recent. On the top of spoiled mood, you probably incurred financial losses as well… This time let’s talk about something near and dear to everybody’s heart: Money! Claiming c ...
Continue reading “Lina from Recoupex has 4 tips to get your claim handled (and paid) faster.”

Should you use WhatsApp in business?

Is your logistics data safe? Earlier this week WhatsApp released an updated app that caused a bit of a stir on social media. Interestingly, the update really did not deliver anything new, nor did it break anything. It just made it very clear that WhatsApp is owned by Facebook i ...
Continue reading “Should you use WhatsApp in business?”

Minerva Foods: 100% loads inspected ✔

This is how Minerva Foods has improved Quality indicators and delivers Transparency to its customers Minerva Foods adopted CargoSnap in August 2018 and in just over a year of activity, more than 14,000 shipments have been inspected, generating more than 265,000 snaps and forms. ...
Continue reading “Minerva Foods: 100% loads inspected ✔”

Two years of CargoSnap use, how South American carrier Fassina reaped tangible benefits

CargoSnap customer Fassina has always had a feeling for innovation. It was the first company to: Have satellite tracking in Brazil Have an RFID controlled “Depot” system for empty containers Exchange files via EDI with shippers in the port of Santos outsource the s ...
Continue reading “Two years of CargoSnap use, how South American carrier Fassina reaped tangible benefits”

API's for Logistics (Dummies?)

A logistics practitioners view on “API’s” API’s, you may have heared your IT team talk about them, but what they are…. and what can you imagine a CargoSnap API to do??? First of all, the term API is an acronym, and it stands for “Application Progr ...
Continue reading “API's for Logistics (Dummies?)”

The Real Cost of a Claim

We can all remember a claim or two from our (hopefully not too recent) past that went truly awry. Not just the run-of-the-mill overage, shortage or damage, but the claims that drive your decision making for years to come. This got us thinking about how to put a price on the ang ...
Continue reading “The Real Cost of a Claim”

Euro Nordic Saves Valuable Time with CargoSnap

Preventive effect Euro Nordic, like much of the logistics world, sees taking pictures as a part of the daily routine. But managing and coordinating that data can be time-consuming. With CargoSnap, the logistics service provider from The Netherlands spends much less time archivi ...
Continue reading “Euro Nordic Saves Valuable Time with CargoSnap”

From Arkhangelsk to Rotterdam

The first time I stepped onboard a vessel was in 1980, on the mighty MV Mikhail Cheremnyh (built 1973), when I was less than 1 year old. My father was then 3rd mate, in the days when crews on such vessels were more then 20 people, every vessel had a doctor onboard at all times ...
Continue reading “From Arkhangelsk to Rotterdam”

Three Tips to get your Logistics Proof of Conditions right

Let me ask you, did this happen to you? As a logistics service provider, you ended up paying a shipper or consignee. You got blamed for damage or loss of cargo and you did not have the ability to fend off the claim… Then, what did you do? Told your handling teams to start take ...
Continue reading “Three Tips to get your Logistics Proof of Conditions right”