Strategic Safety Stocks in Supply Chains

Increasing customer requirements, product variety, and market competition demand for service and cost improvements by model based inventory control in supply chains. The book presents approaches for safety stock determination in manufacturing and logistics networks. Most of the existing literature p...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Minner, Stefan (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2000, 2000
Edition:1st ed. 2000
Series:Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Single-Echelon Inventory Models
  • 3. Materials Coordination in Supply Chains
  • 4. Safety Stocks in Multi-Echelon Systems
  • 5. Concluding Remarks
  • List of Symbols
  • List of Abbreviations
  • List of Figures
  • List of Tables
  • References