Search for dissertations about: "inventory management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 94 swedish dissertations containing the words inventory management.

  1. 1. Multi-echelon Inventory Control with Integrated Shipment Decisions

    Author : Olof Stenius; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Inventory; Multi-echelon; Stochastic; Shipment consolidation; Delivery decisions;

    Abstract : Rising fuel prices and increasing environmental awareness emphasizes the importance of the transportation aspect in logistics. This calls for new improved inventory control methods that consider the effects of shipment strategies in a more realistic manner. READ MORE

  2. 2. Modeling Lateral Transshipments and Perishable Items in Inventory Systems

    University dissertation from Department of Industrial Management and Logistics, Lund Institute of Technology

    Author : Fredrik Olsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Technological sciences; Teknik; Dynamic programming ; Inventory ; Perishable items ; Lateral transshipments ; Pooling ; Batch ordering ; Optimal policies ; Stochastic ;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with two main areas in the field of stochastic inventory theory; ateral transshipments and perishable items. In the first part of this thesis we give an introduction to the field of inventory theory, and discuss some previous literature connected to the research presented in this thesis. READ MORE

  3. 3. Real-time Allocation Decisions in Multi-echelon Inventory Control

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Christian Howard; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Inventory; Multi-echelon; Real-time information; Stochastic; Stock allocation;

    Abstract : Inventory control is a crucial activity for many companies. Given the recent advances in information technology, there have never been greater opportunities for coordinated inventory control across supply chain facilities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Supply Chain Inventory Control-Methods for Coordination and Evaluation

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Johan Marklund; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1999]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Supply Chain; Inventory; Multi-Echelon; Stochastic; Decentralization; Centralized Control; Distribution; Divergent; Batch Ordering.;

    Abstract : Thanks to the fierce competition and the globalization of markets as well as compa¬nies, supply chain management has emerged as one of the most urgent manage¬rial issues in business today. This thesis is devoted to one aspect of this vast problem area - the coordinated management/control of supply chain inventories. READ MORE

  5. 5. On Determination of Inventory Cost Parameters

    University dissertation from Lund University Department of Industrial Engineering Division of Production Management

    Author : Peter Berling; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2005]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Produktionsteknik; Production technology; Transportteknik; Transport technology; Ordering cost; Shortage cost; Capital cost; Holding cost; Inventory control; Real options;

    Abstract : Efficient inventory control depends on correct values of inventory cost parameters, such as holding costs, shortage/stockout costs and ordering/setup costs. However, there exists surprisingly little research concerning the size of these parameters or how they should be determined. This thesis is devoted to increasing our knowledge of these matters. READ MORE