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Pargo Remains Operational During Lockdown: Exempt As Essential Service Provider

March 24th, 2020 / Becky Leighton / 0 comments Update: 27 March 2020. 15h15 As we adjust to our new reality, we want to remind you that Pargo will be operating in delivering essential goods across the country. The list of essential goods, according to the South African government include “food, cleaning and hygiene products, medical supplies, fuel, and basic goods including airtime and […]

10 ways to optimise CX (without touching the price tag)

March 12th, 2020 / Becky Leighton / 0 comments Price is considered a major driving force for customers to choose a business or brand. Research shows that that’s not necessarily the case, and customers are willing to pay a price premium as high as 18% for luxury and indulgence services simply as a result of receiving a great customer experience.  The customer experience (CX), […]

Minister of Foreign Affairs visits South African Logistics Start-Up Pargo

March 12th, 2020 / Becky Leighton / 0 comments Pargo HQ recently had the honour of opening its doors to the Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs Stef Blok, Consul General Sebastiaan Messerschmidt and Dutch Ambassador Han Peters during their one-day stay in the Mother City. Stef Blok and his delegation were in South Africa for a short state visit. After spending their first day […]

Top Pargo Pick-up Points Which Flourished this February

March 11th, 2020 / Becky Leighton / 0 comments Pargo has a new pair of professional and peppy Pick-up Points this month! Congratulations to Clicks, Potchefstroom, and Greytown Office Machines for being Pargo’s Top Pick-up Points this February! Both Pick-up Points personified service-with-a-smile while managing to have the best parcel scan rate nationwide – making sure we get parcels to our on-the-go-getters on time! […]

2019 data reveals Click & Collect is top choice for South African shoppers

February 19th, 2020 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments 2019 was a bumper year for Click and Collect adoption in South Africa. More than 70% of South African online shoppers tried Click and Collect at least once as their delivery method in 2019 according to a global shopper report released by iVendi. Pargo, the leading smart logistics company that brought Click and Collect to […]

Cape Town based logistics company Pargo offers overseas interns a place to fledge

January 27th, 2020 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments Pargo opens their doors to an influx of interns every year. The smart logistics company is packed with industry professionals who provide graduates from all around the world with vital practical skills. Besides getting a feel for every day office life, graduates are exposed to the challenges South Africans are facing and the innovative approaches […]

Welcome Steven, Carel and Niels!

January 6th, 2020 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments Pargo continues to grow as the leaders in Click and Collect and so does the team. As a result, three new accomplished professionals join Pargo’s sales, IT and finance department. From left to right, welcome Pargo’s three new additions to the Pargo pack: Steven Jowell, Carel van den Heever and Niels Aulman! The smart logistics […]

Top Pargo Pick-up Points in November

December 4th, 2019 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments Pargo has a new troop of triumphant Pick-up Points this month! Congratulations to Clicks in the Grove Mall, Pretoria And MiOffice in Langenhoven, Bloemfontein for being Pargo’s Top Pick-up Points this November! Both Pick-up Points personified service-with-a-smile while managing to have the best parcel scan rate nationwide – making sure we get parcels to our […]

Pargo joins #CoCreateMyCity to contribute
to smart solutions for resilient cities

December 3rd, 2019 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments Pargo co-founders Derk Hoekert and Lars Veul were invited to discuss Pargo’s success at the #CoCreateMyCity project on Thursday 21 November. At the event the two leaders in smart logistics joined the ‘CEO Roundtable Discussion’ with Director General of Foreign Economic Relations, Hanneke Schuiling, as well as a select group of top Dutch businesses. The […]

Pargo is ready for your Black Friday deliveries!

November 28th, 2019 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments Pargo is geared up and ready to go this Black Friday. With more than 40% of the South African population already shopping online, Black Friday will give online customers the chance to benefit from great deals in the comfort of their home. However, this means that insecurities surrounding deliveries will prove to be an issue […]

Discovering Pargo’s 5 Quirkiest Pick-up Points

November 19th, 2019 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments During the year, Pargo ran their #TellPargo competition to discover where their on-the-go-getters thought the quirkiest Pargo Pick-up Points would be. Garnering over 100 comments, the social media post illuminated the range of Pargo Pick-up Points spread specifically across South Africa. Pick-up Point Appreciation Pick-up Points are an important feature in what makes Pargo, Pargo. […]

Thank you for jamming with us!

November 13th, 2019 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments         Download Images Facebook Album Recipes     Last week, Pargo rallied their partnered pioneers to celebrate a massively successful year. Hosted by Food Jams in Salt River, dining proved to be only half the fun as the troop of corporate trailblazers shared laughs, traded ingredients and indulged in meals never cooked […]