Supply Chain Models

Part of the International Series in Operations Research & Management Science book series (ISOR, volume 161)


After you have studied this chapter, you should be able to
  • Know the characteristics of the major types of objectives for strategic models

  • Know the tactical supply chain planning model

  • Know how characteristics and differences between arc-based and path-based supply chain models

  • Know the warehouse location model (WLP), the Geoffrion & Graves (G&G), and the multi-echelon strategic planning models

  • Know the site relative cost factor and how to apply it


Supply Chain Transportation Mode Supply Chain Design Supply Chain Model Supply Chain Configuration 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial & Systems EngineeringGeorgia Institute of TechnologyAtlantaUSA

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