Supply Chain-Wide Optimization at TNT Express

  title={Supply Chain-Wide Optimization at TNT Express},
  author={Hein A. Fleuren and Chris Goossens and Marco Hendriks and Marie-Christine Lombard and Ineke Meuffels and John Poppelaars},
The application of operations research OR at TNT Express during the past seven years has significantly improved decision-making quality and resulted in cost savings of 207 million euros. The global optimization GO program initiative has led to the development of a suite of optimization solutions to assist the operating units of TNT Express to improve their package delivery in road and air networks. To create and deploy these solutions, we established communities of practice CoPs, at which… 

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