By Topic

Inventory Decision Models under Stochastic Demand with Two Order Chances

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
Jianhu Cai ; Coll. of Bus. & Adm., Zhejiang Univ. of Technol., Hangzhou ; Gengui Zhou

Consider a two-echelon supply chain with one supplier and one retailer, and the products are perishable and sold over a single selling season. According to the classical newsvendor model, the retailer traditionally can only order products before the selling season. This paper discusses a situation in which the retailer can place a second order in the selling season. And supply chain members' optimal decisions are obtained. We also study how to improve the performance of the supply chain. All our findings are illustrated by a numerical example at last.

Published in:

Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing, 2008. WiCOM '08. 4th International Conference on

Date of Conference:

12-14 Oct. 2008