Cross-docking

Cross-docking

Understanding Cross-docking

Supply chain management is all about flows. Material flowing through warehouses is no exception. Conventionally the warehouses were set up as inventory buffer points along the supply paths so that demand fluctuations across the network could be smoothed. That provided stability to the planning and operations of the supply chain. But better technology, integrated systems and near real-time information exchange… Read More »Understanding Cross-docking