• 1 Introduction
  • 2 Literature Review
  • 3 Model: Minimizing Cost With Sevice Constraints
  • 3.1 The Supply Models
  • 3.2 Problem Formulation
  • 4 Problem Analysis
  • 4.1 System Properties
  • 4.2 Relationship Between S(c) and S(p)
  • 5 Computational Results
  • 5.1 Effects of Supply Parameters and Supply Model
  • 5.2 Effects of Customer Parameters in the Proposed Supply Chain
  • 6 Summary, Discussion, and Extensions
  • 6.1 Type-2 Service Level
  • 6.2 Inventory Holding Cost Model
  • 6.3 Future Work
  • Appendix
  • References