Cross docking is the supply chain practice of unloading incoming materials and goods and immediately reloading onto outbound transport with little or no storage in between. Cross docking typically involves the consolidation of deliveries from multiple suppliers in order to deliver a variety of different suppliers’ products in a customised way to individual outlets.« Back to Glossary Index
Discover the world’s largest Glossary of Procurement terms
With over 800 Procurement specific terms (and growing) you will find everything you need to know or thought you knew about the Procurement function. Our aim is to provide you with a comprehensive list collated from the Comprara Groups hub of training and consulting source materials.The Procurement Glossary has been compiled by industry expert Paul Rogers.