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June 15, 2015

Simulation Methods for Ensuring Target Service Levels in Inventory Systems – UA09-INVS

The main goal of this research project is to investigate and develop methods that allow target service levels (e.g. fill rate, ready rate) to be met for planned inventory policies and lot-sizing rules using retrospective or bootstrapping based simulation procedures.
June 15, 2015

RET: Universal Design of Distribution Center Workstation – VT08-RET

Sponsor: National Science Foundation Research Team: Kimberly Ellis Universities Involved: Virginia Tech Start Date: 08/01/08 End Date: 05/31/09 Summary: CELDi researchers at Virginia Tech will collaborate with Special Education teachers in the Montgomery County Public School (MCPS) System to redesign a task in an existing distribution center so that it […]
June 15, 2015

Revenue Management in Logistics and Distribution – NSF Supp 07

Sponsor: National Science Foundation Research Team: Ricki Ingalls Universities Involved: Oklahoma State University Start Date: 08/01/07 End Date: 12/31/08 Summary: In recent years, retail and manufacturing companies have started exploring innovative revenue management techniques in an effort to improve their operations and ultimately the bottom line. Firms are employing methods […]