Sourcing Optimization Tool for Distribution-Intensive Industries - In industries with intensive distribution, managers face routine decisions related to product sourcing. For example, in the carbonated beverage industry, a set of bottling plants supports a larger set of warehouses, which in turn supports customer delivery routes. To reduce the costs of supply chain logistics, companies such as ...
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Production and inventory management journal : journal of the American Production and Inventory Control Society, Inc. - Washington, DC : Soc., ISSN 0897-8336, ZDB-ID 10542929. - Vol. 40.1999, 4, p. 49-54
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