1. A mixed integer linear programming formulation for a multi-stage, multi-Product, multi-vehicle aggregate production-distribution planning problem

H. Mokhtari

Volume 2, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2015, , Pages 55-82

Abstract
  In today’s competitive market place, companies seek an efficient structure of supply chain so as to provide customers with highest value and achieve competitive advantage. This requires a broader perspective than just the borders of an individual company during a supply chain. This paper investigates ...  Read More

2. Determination of optimum of production rate of network failure prone manufacturing systems with perishable items using discrete event simulation and Taguchi design of experiment

F. Tavan; S.M. Sajadi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2015, , Pages 16-26

Abstract
  This paper, considers Network Failure Manufacturing System (NFPMS) and production control policy of unreliable multi-machines, multi-products with perishable items. The production control policy is based on the Hedging Point Policy (HPP). The important point in the simulation of this system ...  Read More