Cross Dock Solutions
Reduce Cross-Docking Complexity
Cross-docking is fast becoming the preferred alternative to warehousing because it reduces the need for storage space. However, this process has a lot of moving parts. Product is received and shipped out the same day without being put into storage. Etail's industry-leading cross dock solutions allow you to easily manage cross-dock purchasing, receiving and shipping.
Powerful Tools To Optimize Your Cross Docking Capabilities
Cross-docking is a business of timing, coordination and communication between you and your suppliers. Etail’s exclusive cross dock solutions automate the process, eliminating errors, improving efficiency and driving growth.
Only Etail offers Intelligent Sourcing. Fully automate the order process through true end-to-end channel to supplier integration. Automatically select the best supplier by line item then automatically issue purchase orders. Save time. Eliminate errors. Our cross dock solutions let you rest assured you’ve chosen the right supplier to increase customer satisfaction and boost margins.
Select the optimal supplier based on multiple criteria including cost, distance, quality, and delivery time
Fully Automated Purchase Orders
Automatically create and issue purchase orders to suppliers in their required file format
Automated Channel Notifications
Auto-send shipping confirmation and tracking information to the customer
Etail’s unique cross dock solutions include true end-to-end, channel-to-supplier integration which puts you in charge with 360-degree visibility to your inventory. Plus automatic, real-time inventory updates and publishing prevent overselling - avoiding negative feedback and possible account suspension.
Automated Content Management
Avoid duplicate SKUs by controlling inventory at the master SKU level and product data at the listing level
Dynamic Inventory Updates
Retrieve supplier feeds as soon as they are available and instantly update inventory availability across channels and as you buy and sell
Complete Inventory Visibility
See inventory sold and remaining at the SKU level in any channel, in transit, and at the supplier
Top 100 merchants trust Etail to manage millions of listings across hundreds of categories and dozens of channels. They’ve built their businesses on Etail. That’s because only Etail's cross dock solutions offer the tools and reliability they need to automatically update listings for supplier price and availability changes - almost instantly.
Coordinated Content Management
Simplify listing management by fully automating data exchanges with suppliers
Automatically retrieve supplier price and availability feeds hourly, daily, or weekly and instantly update listings across channels
Dynamic Listing Management
Control available inventory on each channel and automatically delist when items become unavailable. Automatically relist when inventory is replenished
Exclusive Tools To Grow Your Business
Grow your business with Etail. Expand your channels, suppliers and catalog. Only Etail offers exclusive cross dock solutions specifically designed to grow your business quickly and profitably.
Integrated Dynamic Repricing
Retrieve supplier feeds and automatically update prices across all channels. Include supplier fulfillment costs in pricing decisions. Remain competitive while protecting your margins.
Automated Catalog Integration
Import product catalogs from suppliers into a centralized master catalog and publish channel specific product data. Automatically create accurate, fully attributed listings across all channels.
Supplier Profitability Analysis
Analyze potential suppliers’ catalogs by automatically comparing their catalog listings to current Amazon Buy Box prices. Determine catalog profitability before approaching suppliers and use the results in negotiating pricing.
Automatically select optimal suppliers based on cost, distance, quality, and delivery time. Grow your bottom line by always making the best sourcing decisions possible.
Automatically match large numbers of supplier UPCs, ASINs or part numbers to high-quality Amazon listings. Create thousands of new listings in days, not weeks or months.
Advanced Analytics + Experienced Partner
Advanced Business Intelligence
Get the information you need to understand and grow your business. Have order, sales, cost, inventory and profit data by channel, item, SKU, fulfillment method or supplier at your fingertips. More than just cross dock solutions, our powerful tools help you accurately predict demand and make purchasing recommendations based on sales history, seasonality, and custom demand profiles.
Experience & Expertise
Work with our experienced Customer Success team to get the most out of our cross dock solutions. Take a strategic approach to building your business based on our decades of combined experience working with leading Internet retailers. Leverage our customized and flexible services to analyze and solve specific business issues.
What Our Customers Say
“I had to sit back, be hands off and trust Etail to get it right. That wasn’t easy for me. But it worked beautifully. I trust Etail and couldn’t be happier.”
“When I had 15-20 orders a day I could go in and check their progress manually. But as I grew and I started doing 500 orders a day, it got beyond my ability to manage.”
“I don't see or touch 95% of my orders. That's why I can do
500-600 orders per day. But I couldn't have done it without Etail.”
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