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Improvement Opportunities in Retail Logistics

  • Karel van Donselaar
  • Tom van Woensel
  • Rob Broekmeulen
  • Jan Fransoo

Keywords

Supply Chain Order Quantity Demand Forecast Retail Chain Supply Chain Partner 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Karel van Donselaar
    • 1
  • Tom van Woensel
    • 1
  • Rob Broekmeulen
    • 1
  • Jan Fransoo
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Industrial Engineering and Management ScienceEindhoven University of TechnologyEindhovenThe Netherlands

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