Specialty stores and electronic retail tops the list for longest dock times
According to article in freightwaves.com and its author Zach Strickland – “One of FreightWaves recently added indexes that measures average time spent on the dock loading or unloading at a facility, specialty retailers and electronics retailers take the longest to load or unload a truck. The current average time spent on a dock, not including drop trailers, for specialty retail stores is 223 minutes while electronics retailers are averaging 214 minutes. Typically, big box stores and food warehouses have anecdotally worse reputations for detaining carriers”.
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