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We understand your customers are counting on you to ship their orders quickly & efficiently, and the Western New York Foreign Trade Zone is with you every step of the way.

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Domestic Warehouse Services

Our facilities, located only ten minutes from the Peace Bridge, are fully equipped with an alarmed sprinkler system. We maintain a clean, bright food grade facility to fit your budget. The layout is extremely simple and efficient, with both grade and dock level access to fit your shipping and receiving needs.

Logistic Services

We are a licensed freight broker that offers consolidations, carrier arrangements, cross-docking & transfer facilities. Whether it's a full truckload or a single parcel, we can handle any shipment.

Cross-docking and transfer facilities

Cross-Docking Services

Efficient, Streamlined Logistics Solutions

Cross-docking is a logistics strategy that involves unloading products from incoming trucks or railcars and directly loading them onto outbound trucks or railcars with little to no storage time in between. This process enhances supply chain efficiency, reduces handling costs, and shortens delivery times. At Western New York Foreign Trade Zone, we specialize in providing top-notch cross-docking services tailored to meet your business needs.

Benefits of Cross-Docking

  1. Reduced Storage Costs: Minimize warehousing needs by moving goods directly from inbound to outbound transportation.
  2. Faster Delivery Times: Speed up the supply chain process, ensuring your products reach the market more quickly.
  3. Improved Inventory Management: Decrease the amount of inventory on hand, reducing the risk of overstock and obsolescence.
  4. Lower Handling Costs: Reduce labor costs associated with storing and retrieving products from a warehouse.
  5. Enhanced Supply Chain Efficiency: Streamline the flow of goods, improving overall supply chain performance and responsiveness.

How Cross-Docking Works

  1. Receiving: Goods are received at the cross-dock facility from suppliers or manufacturers.
  2. Sorting and Inspection: Products are sorted and inspected to ensure they meet quality standards.
  3. Direct Transfer: Items are transferred directly from incoming to outgoing transportation with minimal storage time.
  4. Outbound Shipping: Goods are loaded onto trucks or railcars for immediate distribution to their final destination.

Industries That Benefit from Cross-Docking

  1. Retail: Streamline the distribution of products to retail stores, reducing lead times and improving inventory turnover.
  2. E-commerce: Accelerate the delivery process to meet customer demands for faster shipping.
  3. Automotive: Optimize the supply chain for automotive parts, ensuring timely delivery to manufacturers and repair shops.
  4. Food and Beverage: Maintain product freshness and reduce spoilage by minimizing storage times.

Why Choose WNYFTZ for Cross-Docking?

  • Experienced Team: Our logistics experts have years of experience managing efficient cross-docking operations.
  • State-of-the-Art Facilities: We utilize modern cross-docking facilities equipped with advanced technology to ensure smooth operations.
  • Customizable Solutions: We offer tailored cross-docking solutions to fit the unique needs of your business.
  • Reliable Service: Our commitment to reliability ensures your products are handled with care and delivered on time.

Contact Us Ready to streamline your supply chain with our cross-docking services? Contact us today to learn more and get started.

Phone: (716) 823-2142


Address: 10 North Gates Ave. Lackawanna, NY 14218

Shipping Services

Our order fulfillment center can can process your orders and pick, pack, & ship your orders with expert accuracy. Our staff is highly trained and understands the importance of customer service. We understand your customers are counting on you to ship their orders quickly & efficiently and we're with you every step of the way.

Customs Services

As a foreign trade zone, we work with customs to ensure proper procedure in the movement of your goods and also process the necessary paperwork needed in order for goods to be imported/exported into and out of our zone.

USA Addresses & Offices Service

We can give your company a US identity without the cost of a full-time staff. If needed we also will provide secretarial services to assist you in processing your orders.