He said: "This Cross Dock route is heavily used by freight traffic, heading to and from the Belfast and Dublin Norse Merchant ferry terminal at Twelve Quays and businesses based in the area.
What does XD stand for?
XD stands for Cross Dock (distribution)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
For small package carriers, material movement in the cross dock is conducted by a network of conveyors and sorters; for LTL carriers it is mostly through manual handling and forklifts.
When you have floor ready you are able to cross dock -- you then have the capability of moving a carton through your center in a matter of minutes," Green explained.
The largest center in the network is located in Des Plaines, Illinois and DSC will have full operational responsibility for this site providing warehousing, transportation and a cross dock labeling program.
The 372,000-square-foot facility is a cross dock building with 105 dock high doors.
TNT Logistics North America provides value-added supply chain services such as network design/redesign, high-velocity cross docks, fulfillment centers, sequencing, kitting, sub-assembly, return logistics, dedicated contract transportation and e-Commerce solutions.
Its core services include fulfillment centers, high-velocity cross docks, sub-assembly, modular manufacturing, dedicated contract transportation, and the design, operation and management of complex service-oriented transportation networks.
The facility, one of two in the Los Angeles area, has a support staff of 80 employees involved in cross dock, trans-loading, pick and pack, warehousing & distribution, product testing, kitting, in transit merge operations, customer service, sales and administration.