Flow Shop Scheduling with Earliness , Tardiness and Intermediate Inventory Holding Costs

@inproceedings{Blbl2004FlowSS,
  title={Flow Shop Scheduling with Earliness , Tardiness and Intermediate Inventory Holding Costs},
  author={Kerem B{\"u}lb{\"u}l and Philip Kaminsky and Candace Yano},
  year={2004}
}
We consider the problem of scheduling customer orders in a flow shop with the objective of minimizing the sum of tardiness, earliness (finished goods inventory holding) and intermediate (work-in-process) inventory holding costs. We formulate this problem as an integer program, and based on approximate solutions to two different, but closely related, Dantzig… CONTINUE READING