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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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