Determining which logistical process with transloading or cross-docking requires looking at the similarities and differences of each method. While they might have many similarities such as with cost reductions it’s important to take note of the differences as well. This includes looking at their shipping process, method of transportation, industries served, the need for storage, and the inventory management method used. If you are interested in learning even greater detail about these similarities and differences, check out the resource below. While at times both these methods can be used together, having a better understanding of each can help you choose what method might be best for certain circumstances.