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NEW FEATURE: Send order information to your driver in one click from your CargoApps

We are really proud to announce the release of our new “Send” feature - the sharing functionality in the CargoApps Planner dashboard. This new feature helps dispatchers to send order information to the driver and your relevant contacts (partners, clients, drivers, etc.) within seconds.

David Aldave
David Aldave23.05.2022 5 min
Send Routes to Driver

How to send routes to your truck navigation (TomTom/Garmin)

Find out about how to import your planned CargoApps truck routes to TomTom and Garmin truck navigation devices

Gerhard Hänel
Gerhard Hänel23.06.2021 4 min
Send Routes to Truck Navigation

What are the Top 5 Transport Management Systems 2021?

Overview of the top 5 Transport Management System (tms) solutions for shippers. Increase efficiency in your logistics processes.

Moritz Ruck
Moritz Ruck25.02.2021 5 min
Get an overview of the top 5 TMS

What is transport management software (TMS) in logistics?

Definition of TMS. Role and benefits of transport management software in logistics and supply chain.

Nadzeya Klepcha
Nadzeya Klepcha8.01.2021 6 min
More about TMS in logistics

The 7 key steps of a procurement process

The 7 key steps of a strategic procurement process · Step 1: Identify your supply needs · Step 2: Find potential suppliers ...

Moritz Ruck
Moritz Ruck18.12.2020 4 min
More about procurement

Google Maps for Trucks | IMPARGO

Learn how to safely plan a truck route, and be aware of choosing a professional truck route tool.

Nadzeya Klepcha
Nadzeya Klepcha17.06.2020 3 min
More about truck maps

Up to 7.500 Euro more profit per truck per year

Accelerate your growth with more revenue and less costs. With digitalization, transport companies can increase their profits by up to 7.500 euro per truck and year. Flexible web-based software solutions such as the CargoApps platform payoff from the very first vehicle.

Gerhard Hänel
Gerhard Hänel10.07.2020 12 min
Learn how digitalization increases profits

Real-time border crossing times for trucks in Europe

Learn how to receive real-time border crossing times for trucks and optimize your transport logistics.

Moritz Ruck
Moritz Ruck18.03.2020 2 min
Real-time border crossing times

What does Incoterms 2020 mean? (definition, graphics, ...)

Complete overview of Incoterms 2020 with definition, meaning, function, infographic and more. EXW, FCA, CPT, CIP, DAP, DAT, DPU, DDP, FAS, FOB, CFR and CIF...

Gerhard Hänel
Gerhard Hänel20.06.2021 12 min
More about the Incoterms

CMR transport note (free pdf templates and forms)

Find out about CMR transport documents and get free templates and forms in PDF or Excel format

Gerhard Hänel
Gerhard Hänel10.05.2021 8 min
More about CMR

Truck driving bans in Europe

Here you will find an overview and a detailed version of the truck driving bans in Europe.

Moritz Ruck
Moritz Ruck10.06.2021 25 min
More about the truck driving bans

Toll systems in europe

Here you will find an overview of the different toll systems in Europe.

Gerhard Hänel
Gerhard Hänel26.11.2018 6 min
To the toll system overview

All about the truck toll increase 2019

Find out who is affected, what the new tariff structure looks like and what effects it will have.

Gerhard Hänel
Gerhard Hänel05.11.2019 7 min
Free toll comparison here

Truck toll in Germany and other EU countries

Find out how much truck tolls have to be paid in countries like Germany, Austria, Belgium, Netherlands, Switzerland

Gerhard Hänel
Gerhard Hänel23.06.2021 15 min
To our truck toll overview for Europe

Gerhard Hänel at the Verkehrsrundschau

The founder of IMPARGO GmbH Gerhard Hänel in conversation with Verkehrsrundschau.

Gerhard Hänel
Gerhard Hänel15.06.2018 10 min
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Online truck route planning, a market overview

A comparison of the most important route planners regarding their benefits for transport companies.

Gerhard Hänel
Gerhard Hänel04.06.2018 6 min
To the market overview

Calculate loading meter (ldm meaning)

The number of loading meters indicates how many meters of length of the means of transport are required for a freight.

Gerhard Hänel
Gerhard Hänel23.06.2021 7 min
How to calculate loading meters

Transportation cost calculator. Forecast your transport cost

Learn how to keep track of your transportation costs and gain a competitive advantage through smart pricing.

Gerhard Hänel
Gerhard Hänel21.06.2021 10 min
More about truck cost calculation

Top 10 online freight exchanges 2021 in Europe

Top 10 online freight exchanges or loading space exchanges for trucks (also up to 3.5t) in Germany and Europe in a free comparison.

Gerhard Hänel
Gerhard Hänel04.06.2021 3 min
Compare the top 10 freight exchanges now

What is a freight exchange?

Freight- or cargo space exchanges are market places where demand and supply of cargo and cargo space find each other.

Gerhard Hänel
Gerhard Hänel10.04.2021 5 min
Learn more about freight exchanges

Our mission statement

IMPARGOs Mission is to optimize the allocation of cargo and leftover cargo space to increase efficiency and utility for all involved parties.

Gerhard Hänel
Gerhard Hänel03.07.2017 2 min
Our mission