9 February, 2021
Do you have any idea how many shipments are damaged by moisture? Up to 10% of the global goods. Yes, that is a lot!! So, what’s container rain, and why is this happening?
Have you ever wondered why there are visible water droplets on the grass early in the ...
“It's raining inside my container!”
13 January, 2021
Why is a container inspection so important?
Prior to any loading operation, a container inspection is a must. We all know how stressful it can be to receive your goods damaged. This can be caused by many factors but also by the initial poor condition of the container before tha ...
“How to get your container inspection done faster?”
25 November, 2020
You may have heard the latest news: we have Rotterdam Port Fund as a new investor. We are proud to say this is great news!
First of all, we would like to say that we love your appreciation and support. You have given us a big encouragement to go out and bring our ...
“From idea to a full-featured product in three years. How did that happen and what’s next?”
Jasper den Hartog
27 October, 2020
Rotterdam, October 28 th, 2020. Rotterdam Port Fund (RPF) announces its investment in CargoSnap, the Dutch SaaS start-up in logistics, which provides Proof of Condition insights in supply chains. This investment round will support CargoSnap in accelerating its international gro ...
“CargoSnap receives Rotterdam Port Fund investment to accelerate international growth. ”
19 October, 2020
Buyers are demanding more from retailers and drive the supply chain to deliver the goods faster, more sustainable, and with a minimum amount of waste. Keeping customers satisfied is not always easy and can impact business processes, especially if your supply chain is not as tra ...
“Can Supply Chain help to reduce food waste? ”
13 October, 2020
Every company has, is, or will be going through the process of digitalization. Oh. Wait. Is it digitalization or digitizing? Asking a few colleagues delivered different views on the use of these two words. Mmhhh. We ended up using digitalization. The business world has been aim ...
“Top 4 Benefits of a Paperless Logistics Operation ”
4 October, 2020
I had an interview with Jasper, and I got the job offer a week later… it was so quick!
I was getting into an absolutely new industry: what challenge! I did not know what it would bring to me. My first challenge has started on my first day; my manager went on holiday for 3 weeks ...
“My First Weeks Working at CargoSnap”
21 April, 2020
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 ...
“Why SCA thinks CargoSnap is “incredibly efficient””
Guest Author: Lina Jasutiene
16 April, 2020
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 ...
“Lina from Recoupex has 4 tips to get your claim handled (and paid) faster.”
13 December, 2019
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 ...
“Should you use WhatsApp in business?”
26 November, 2019
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. ...
“Minerva Foods: 100% loads inspected ✔”
22 October, 2019
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 ...
“Two years of CargoSnap use, how South American carrier Fassina reaped tangible benefits”
15 September, 2019
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 ...
“API's for Logistics (Dummies?)”
20 March, 2019
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 ...
“The Real Cost of a Claim”
23 February, 2019
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 ...
“Euro Nordic Saves Valuable Time with CargoSnap”
1 February, 2019
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 ...
“From Arkhangelsk to Rotterdam”
14 November, 2017
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 to ta ...
“Three Tips to get your Logistics Proof of Condition right”