Carling Technologies is a Connecticut-based manufacturer of products including circuit breakers, switches, and controls. They needed help processing their Advanced Ship Notices, or ASNs for short, due to industry changes to the format. Carling turned to Data Communication Solutions (DCS) to get the job done. DCS Consultant Dawn Stevens was in charge of the project.
Increased speed and productivity continues to be imperative for the supply chain and an important factor for growth within organizations. Cross-docking is a strategy that can be implemented to achieve the competitive advantage by providing improvements in efficiency and handling times. What is cross-docking? Cross-docking is a logistical practice of transferring materials from an incoming