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0957-4174/$ see front matter 2012 Elsevier Ltd. A http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eswa.2012.03.068 ⇑ Corresponding author. Tel.: +31 152785913; fax: E-mail address: n.r.anand@tudelft.nl (N. Anand). 1 Also commonly known as urban freight transporta City logistics is a discipline specialized to cope with the sustainability problems encountered in urban freight(More)
The strategic supplier-related activity of supplier segmentation focuses on the evaluation of suppliers, identifying different approaches, identifying the most suitable criteria and proper methods to segment the suppliers. The main aim of the evaluation of suppliers is to form different groups from the selected suppliers to create different supplier(More)
Since a company can only perform as well as it is allowed to by its suppliers, the importance of supplier selection in supply chain management has been increasingly recognized. Supplier selection can best be described as a highly complex process, due to the involvement of many, sometimes conflicting, qualitative and quantitative criteria. The objective is(More)
In this paper we introduce a modelling approach for the optimization of terminal networks, taking into account the costs of CO2 emissions and economies of terminal scale. The optimization problem is solved by bi-level programming, where the upper level searches for the optimal terminal network configurations by using a genetic algorithm, while the lower(More)
The past decade has seen many new freight transport models for use in transport planning by public authorities. Some of these models have developed new concepts, such as logistics modules, inclusion of transshipments, storage and sourcing and the determination of shipment size. This paper provides a review of the European literature on freight transport(More)
In the past decade, there has been an increasing interest in green supply chainmanagement, which integrates environmental thinking into supply chain management. Assessing a supplier’s potential for improvement is very important when an organization wants to achieve certain environmental targets concerning their supply base, taking into account the limited(More)
The development of international trade is one of the main driving forces behind the international and transcontinental freight transport. Within Europe the European integration has given a significant impulse for the development of transborder freight transport. A third element, which is of significant influence on both the volume and the composition of(More)
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