An optimization model for cold chain food distribution

A. K. Garside

Volume 8, Issue 3 , September 2019, , Pages 243-253

http://dx.doi.org/10.22105/riej.2019.202178.1097

Abstract
  Food product has a characteristic of continuous quality deterioration until the food is consumed. Cold chain distribution can improve the sustainability of the product quality but requires a more significant investment for storage facilities and vehicles as well as higher operation cost to control the ...  Read More

Supply chain management
A Two-Phase Approach for Supply Chain Network Design: A Real-World Case Study from Automotive Industry

S. Tunali; G. Oztuzcu

Volume 7, Issue 1 , April 2018, , Pages 1-18

http://dx.doi.org/10.22105/riej.2018.103354.1029

Abstract
  Effective design and management of Supply Chain Networks (SCN) support the production and delivery of products at low cost, high quality, high variety, and short lead times. In this study, a SCN is designed for an automotive company by integrating various approaches. The study has been carried out in ...  Read More