A Hidden Markov Model to Detect On-Shelf Out-of-Stocks Using Point-of-Sale Data

@article{Montoya2019AHM,
  title={A Hidden Markov Model to Detect On-Shelf Out-of-Stocks Using Point-of-Sale Data},
  author={Ricardo Montoya and Carlos Gonz{\'a}lez},
  journal={Manuf. Serv. Oper. Manag.},
  year={2019},
  volume={21},
  pages={932-948}
}
We propose a hidden Markov model (HMM) approach to identifying on-shelf out-of-stock (OOS) by detecting changes in sales patterns resulting from unobserved states of the shelf. We calibrate our mod... 

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