A partition approach to the inventory/routing problem

  title={A partition approach to the inventory/routing problem},
  author={Qiuhong Zhao and Shouyang Wang and Kin Keung Lai},
  journal={European Journal of Operational Research},
In this study we focus on the integration of inventory control and vehicle routing schedules for a distribution system in which the warehouse is responsible for the replenishment of a single item to the retailers with demands occurring at a specific constant (but retailer-dependent) rate, combining deliveries into efficient routes. This research proposes a… CONTINUE READING