Vehicle Routing 2 Handling Side Constraints

  title={Vehicle Routing 2 Handling Side Constraints},
  author={G. A. P. Kinder and Martin W. P. Savelsbergh}
1 INTRODUCTION Physical distribution management presents a variety of decision making problems at the three levels of strategic , tactical and operational planning. Decisions relating to the location of facilities (plants, warehouses or depots) may be viewed as strategic, while problems of fleet size and fleet mix determination can be termed tactical. On the operational level, two problems prevail: the routing of capacitated vehicles through a collection of customers to pickup or deliver goods… CONTINUE READING