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A monolithic approach to vehicle routing and operations scheduling of a cross-dock system with multiple dock doors
Cross-docking is a logistic strategy for moving goods from suppliers to customers via a cross-dock terminal with no permanent storage. The operational planning of a cross-dock facility involves different issues such as ...
The Multi-Echelon Vehicle Routing Problem with Cross-Docking in Supply Chain Management
Multi-echelon distribution networks are quite common in supply chain and logistics. Deliveries of multiple items from factories to customers are managed by routing and consolidating shipments in warehouses carrying on ...
A Sweep-Heuristic Based Formulation for the Vehicle Routing Problem with Cross Docking
Cross-docking is a warehousing strategy in logistics used by process industries manufacturing products with high proportions of distribution costs. It is described as the process of moving goods from suppliers to customers ...
A Branch-and-price Method for the Vehicle Routing problem with Cross-docking and Time Windows
(Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, 2013-10)
One important factor in supply chain management is to efficiently control the supply chain flows. Due to its importance, many companies are trying to develop efficient methods to increase customer satisfaction and reduce ...
The Heterogeneous Vehicle Routing And Truck Scheduling Problem In A Multi-Door Cross-Dock System
Cross-docking is a logistics technique applied by many industrial firms to get substantial savings in two warehousing costly functions like storage and order picking. Incoming shipments are unloaded from inbound trucks on ...
A Branch-and-Price approach to evaluate the role of crossdocking operations in consolidated supply chains
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2015-05)
Supply-chain management and optimization aims at reducing costs and inventories. One way to increase the supply-chain efficiency is to use cross-docking for Consolidating shipments from different suppliers. Cross-docking ...
Computer-assisted assessment of potentially useful non-peptide HIV-1 protease inhibitors
(Elsevier Science BvAmsterdamHolanda, 2012)