11 years 9 months ago
Information Services for Agri-Food Supply Chains - A Framework for Development
Abstract: Several global developments such as the growing demand for bioenergy, limits in the availability of water and diminishing production resources as well as sector-wide cris...
Richard J. Lehmann, Robert Reiche, Melanie Fritz, ...
204views Education» more  CORR 2011»
12 years 1 months ago
Decentralized Supply Chain Formation: A Market Protocol and Competitive Equilibrium Analysis
Supply chain formation is the process of determining the structure and terms of exchange relationships to enable a multilevel, multiagent production activity. We present a simple ...
William E. Walsh, Michael P. Wellman
12 years 4 months ago
Autonomic Approach to Planning and Scheduling in Networked Small Factories
The paper considers the complex behavior of a small company in a business ecosystem, time by time leader or supplier or both in one or more supply chains, and points out the data e...
Flavio Bonfatti, Luca Martinelli, Paola Daniela Mo...
158views more  TSMC 2008»
12 years 9 months ago
Decentralized Inventory Control for Large-Scale Reverse Supply Chains: A Computationally Tractable Approach
In this paper, we consider a new inventory control technique for large-scale supply chains including repairs. The part flow is bidirectional with broken parts propagated upstream f...
Prashanth Krishnamurthy, Farshad Khorrami, David A...
118views more  ANOR 2005»
12 years 9 months ago
Multitiered Supply Chain Networks: Multicriteria Decision - Making Under Uncertainty
: In this paper, we present a supply chain network model with multiple tiers of decision-makers, consisting, respectively, of manufacturers, distributors, and retailers, who can co...
June Dong, Ding Zhang, Hong Yan, Anna Nagurney
94views more  DSS 2007»
12 years 9 months ago
A formal modeling approach for supply chain event management
: As supply chains become more dynamic it is important to be able to model them formally as business processes. In particular, there is a need for a sense and respond capability to...
Rong Liu, Akhil Kumar, Wil M. P. van der Aalst
62views more  EOR 2006»
12 years 9 months ago
Modeling the metrics of lean, agile and leagile supply chain: An ANP-based approach
With the emergence of a business era that embraces
Ashish Agarwal, Ravi Shankar, M. K. Tiwari
12 years 11 months ago
The Value of Simulation in Modeling Supply Chains
In business today, re-engineering has taken a great deal of the cost out of internal corporate processes. Our factories and internal support organizations have become much more ef...
Ricki G. Ingalls
12 years 11 months ago
"One" a New Tool for Supply Chain Network Optimization and Simulation
Nowadays, in a hotly competitive environment, companies are continuously trying to provide products and/or services to customers faster, cheaper, and better than the competitors d...
Hongwei Ding, Lyès Benyoucef, Xiaolan Xie, ...