NEW ALGORITHMS FROM ACADEMIA HELP SOLVE INVENTORY OPTIMIZATION PROBLEM

SUBTITLE: DETERMINING THE RIGHT AMOUNT OF INVENTORY TO HOLD IN WHICH LOCATIONS -- WITHOUT EXCESSES OR SHORTAGES -- HAS BEEN AN INTRACTABLE SUPPLY-CHAIN PROBLEM. NOW NEW TOOLS, BASED ON BREAKTHROUGH ACADEMIC RESEARCH, PROMISE TO REDUCE INVENTORIES ACROSS THE CHAIN WITH THE SAME OR BETTER SERVICE.

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  • Accession Number: 00951554
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University, Evanston
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Oct 28 2003 12:00AM