With a shipment tracking, the customer can always understand when shipping, where the shipment is currently. The package tracking service provides many parcel services using a tracking number. The information on the parcel label is linked to an internal number. By scanning this number at the various stations, the further course of the shipment is determined, as this way recipient data and shipping method can be determined. At each station, therefore, the transmission number is read in, with which the customers are then informed about this step. The track package to is a great benefit to the recipient, he can plan the reception time.