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Impact of Lead Time on Truckload Tr...

ResearchFest 2008

Added over 8 years ago | 00:48:31 | 33442 views

Erik Caldwell & Bryan Fisher Research Fest 2008 This project developed a model to quantify the impact of business policy decisions, such as tender lead time, on truckload transportation costs. This model demonstrated that business poli...

100% Container Scanning: Security P...

ResearchFest 2008

Added over 8 years ago | 00:17:19 | 20346 views

Allison C Bennett & Yi Zhuan ChinResearch Fest 2008In August 2007 the US government passed the 9/11 Act, requiring all US-bound containerized cargo to be scanned using radiation and non-intrusive imaging equipment at foreign seaport...

Determination of Drivers of Stock-O...

ResearchFest 2008

Added over 8 years ago | 00:22:55 | 31543 views

Khalid UsmanResearch Fest 2008This project utilizes data mining techniques to determine the drivers of stock-out performance. Best performing and worst performing clusters of stores were identified using data clustering techniques. Furt...

Leveraging Risk Management in the S...

ResearchFest 2008

Added over 8 years ago | 00:12:40 | 29412 views

Yanika Daniels & Timothy Kenny Research Fest 2008In order to incorporate risk management into the Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) process, companies must segment their products and customers based on business importance, de...

An Engineering Approach to Improvin...

ResearchFest 2008

Added over 8 years ago | 00:22:05 | 23399 views

Scott Hsiang-Jen Cheng & Graham WhittemoreResearch Fest 2008Utilizing supply chain best practices from industries outside of healthcare; a supply chain has been designed and modeled that reduces hospital supply chain costs. The supp...

Inventory Optimization in a Retail ...

ResearchFest 2008

Added over 8 years ago | 00:18:06 | 23905 views

Rintiya ArkaresvimunResearch Fest 2008This project developed an inventory model to find the optimal inventory distribution in a retail three-echelon network that enables high target service level at the stores. Using a multi-echelon app...

Transport Mode and Network Architec...

ResearchFest 2008

Added over 8 years ago | 00:23:56 | 18514 views

Nelly Andrieu & Lee WeissResearch Fest 2008 Climate change and its political, social and economic implications are pushing companies to find ways to reduce the carbon footprint of their supply chains. This project examines tradeoffs...

The Impact and Dynamics of Centrali...

ResearchFest 2008

Added over 8 years ago | 00:21:50 | 21912 views

Guruprakash Rangavittal and Tae-Hee SohnResearch Fest 2008 This thesis examines the relationship between centralization in the supply chain organization of companies, cost structure and the factors prompting companies to either centrali...