Top Pargo Pick-up Points who soared in September

October 3rd, 2019 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments Our top Pargo Pick-up Points that pushed patron-priority effortlessly for the month of September, are both located in the Western Cape! A coveted congratulations to Clicks at Cape Gate mall in Cape Town and Xorbtec in Plettenberg Bay! To show our appreciation, we want to thank these top Pick-up Points for persistently pushing the Pargo […]

Welcome Kyle, Bianca and Kyle

September 26th, 2019 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments The Pargo office added a triple-bill of new additions to their team! Introducing from left to right, Pargo’s Worry-Not Warrior, Kyle Petersen; Pargo’s Resident Wonderwoman, Bianca Uys; and Pargo’s Multimedia Maniac, Kyle Prinsloo. Pargo sat down to find out more about who their new powerhouses are. Kyle Petersen: Business Development Manager What is your most […]

Pargo Wins Founder of The Year at South Africa Startup Awards

September 17th, 2019 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments Pargo’s co-founders Derk Hoekert and Lars Veul won Founder of The Year at the South African leg of the 2019 Global Startup Awards. The two leaders in smart logistics solutions will represent SA at the grand finale of the 2019 regional Southern Africa Startup Awards in November. Over 800 South African nominees were acknowledged for […]

The Top Pargo Pick-up Points That Led by Example This August

September 2nd, 2019 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments At Pargo, there are a myriad of moving mechanisms that contribute to our success in being one of the leaders in Ecommerce convenience. One of those important parts are our accessible Pick-up Points placed across Africa. Since Pargo’s establishment in 2015, our mission statement of “creating access for anyone in Africa” led us to procuring […]

What Pargonauts are doing for Mandela Day

July 16th, 2019 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments Nelson Mandela International Day is upon us! In celebration of Mandela’s life and the values that this legend stood for, on his birthday 18 July the whole world strives to make the world a better place. Following in the footsteps of Mandela who dedicated 67 years of his life serving humanity, “67 minutes for Mandela” […]

Welcome Michelle and Peter

July 4th, 2019 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments Meet the new additions to the Pargo team: Peter de Beer and Michelle Pillay. Peter is a cool, calm and collected high performer, both inside and outside of the office. He joins Pargo as a Project Manager. Michelle has been a go-getter since the tender age of 15. Her expertise are rooted in sales, with […]

How Click and Collect Is Changing the Norm

June 27th, 2019 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments Out with the old and in with the new. Click and Collect has revolutionized the way online shoppers collect their goods. Waiting on the courier company, worrying about the estimated delivery time slots and inconsistent tracking of the whereabouts of the parcel is now an old song. With e-commerce growth set to reach 45.4m users […]

Pargo launches Instant Click and Collect, cutting out delivery times

June 26th, 2019 / Lars Veul / 0 comments Pargo, South Africa’s leading Click and Collect service provider, launched Instant Click and Collect. This service allows customers to instantly collect their orders at a Pargo Pick-up Point of their choice, without having to wait for the delivery of their order. Pargo effectively allows companies to pre-ship and store their goods at selected pick-up points, […]

Why Takealot’s Pick-up Points make so much sense

May 22nd, 2019 / Lars Veul / 0 comments Takealot opens 30 pick-up points to offer their customers an alternative to home delivery Earlier this month popular online retail giant Takealot announced the launch of their own Click and Collect network to service Takealot online shoppers with a convenient delivery method by opening 30 of their own pick-up points around the country. This is […]

10 tips to turn abandoned shopping carts into revenue

May 21st, 2019 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments Businesses are going online at a fast rate. With a world population of over 7 billion people, according to Internet World Stats, over 4 billion of this population use the internet and out of the 7 world regions Africa is ranked at number 3 following Asia and Europe. Based on these statistics, it’s not rocket […]

10 Productivity Hacks all South Africans Should Know About

March 25th, 2019 / Michaela Gabriel / 0 comments If you care about productivity at all and getting more done in less time like our staff members do, this article is written for you. I’m sure we’ve heard these famous words “there aren’t enough hours in a day”. Well, you live in a body and on planet Earth that spins for 24 hours – […]

Pargo launches cross-border delivery service to Namibia, Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland

March 5th, 2019 / Lars Veul / 0 comments Pargo, South Africa’s leading smart logistics company, recently expanded their network of parcel pick-up points to Namibia, Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland. Their new cross-border delivery service utilizes existing partnerships with Clicks and Lewis as well as new local retailers, such as Choppies. The service will enable South African companies to send parcels cross-border and offer […]