What Is Cross-Docking In Transportation?

by Michael Kotendzhi | Trucking, Logistics

Cross-docking is a commonly strategy used by transportation company when the goods from one container is relocating to another container on a mutual location. 18 Wheels Logistics has full line of forklift machines to comply to different types of good transport. Our line of team members is experienced and well-certified to utilize the services with maximum efficiency and minimum risk.

This strategy is enabling several factors: eliminating space taking, lessening material handling, stretching shelf time, and reducing overall transportation costs.  It greatly impacts the offloading from an imported container for inventory visibility and tangibility. The method substantially cut the down time transporting goods to retailers or warehouse for storage, especially the goods are perishable items.

18 Wheels Logistics utilizes cross-docking to save our customers overhead cost to ensure that logistics costs are kept low and affordable by expanding the efficiency between processes. The operation can implement smoothly and adequately by experienced and skillful team members. Whether it is on a large scale or a smaller load, we will provide the absolute best services to our customers.  

Michael Kotendzhi is President of Operations & Transportation and a partner at 18 Wheels. Michael has over 15 years of experience and is equipped with a degree in Logistics from the University of British Columbia Sauder School of Business. As well as a background in logistics from XPO Logistics (formally Kelron Logistics), North America's largest contract warehousing provider.

Michael's experience includes supply chain management, reverse logistics, & domestic transportation. He has developed 18 Wheels' trucking solutions, effectively utilizing the sister company's vehicle fleet and building a transportation supply-chain network across North America.