A car park is not merely a defined space. It is the starting point for making transactions, pursuing leisure activities or making a journey. This means that car parks are the first step towards a satisfied customer and that they may offer added value that many are unaware of. Key issues include: What is the quickest and easiest way to find a parking space? When does my parking period expire? How much do I have to pay, and by when? And also, in the future, can I charge my electric car here? At this point, there are other potential added value services relating to vehicles – and all thanks to networking!