1. Home
  2. General Questions
  3. Difference between internal reference and customer reference.

Difference between internal reference and customer reference.

Reference (from the Latin reference for ‘to trace something back’, ‘to refer to something’)

The internal reference is a certain information/sequence of numbers/internals that you assign internally to find/sort/order orders.
The internal reference does not appear on the invoice or other printouts.

The customer reference is a number or order number of the customer, e.g. an order number or a number that the customer wants to see on the invoice or similar
The customer reference appears on the invoice and on other printouts.

Was this article helpful?

Related Articles

About Logistiqo

Logistiqo is a comprehensive yet intuitive and modern web-based logistics software and warehouse software for small, medium and large freight forwarders and logistics companies. You can get started right away and use the software.

Follow us

Find out more about us and the web-based logistics software Logistiqo and stay up to date: Follow us on our social media channels.


Yes, please send me regular e-mail updates. For more information, see our Privacy Policy.
© Logistiqo GmbH | Web-based Freight Forwarding Software & Logistics Software in the Cloud | Imprint | Data Privacy