Shipping Container

A shipping container is a transportation vessel used to store and/or ship goods. The basic design is ISO-regulated, to ensure the height and weight of different containers don’t conflict. These containers come in different physical dimensions: length (8, 12, 16, 24, or 32 feet), height (8 feet 6 inches or 9 feet 6 inches), and […]

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Cross-Docking

Cross-docking is a warehousing term referring to a business practice wherein the products shipped out of a factory are not inventoried, but directly moved from inbound trucks to outbound trucks. At times, the items are transported to a docking station (a warehouse-like area that isn’t used for storage purpose) from one side; the goods are […]

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