A decision-making model for reverse logistics in the computer industry
作者: Albert Wee Kwan TanArun Kumar
作者单位: 1Institute of Systems Science, National University of Singapore, Singapore
2School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
刊名: The International Journal of Logistics Management, 2006, Vol.17 (3), pp.331-354
来源数据库: Emerald Journal
DOI: 10.1108/09574090610717518
关键词: Reverse schedulingSupply chain managementDecision-makingElectronics industryModelling
原始语种摘要: Purpose(#br) – This paper seeks to present a decision-making model for manufacturers to maximize their profits in reverse logistics operations. (#br)Design/methodology/approach(#br) – A system dynamic model has been developed to complement with prior models and is validated using data collected from a computer company manufacturer handling returns with volumes transacted over a period of two years. (#br)Findings(#br) – The results from the model indicate that part replacements from suppliers are more profitable than refurbished computer parts. In addition, transportation delay and supplier delay in processing returns have a significant impact on the viability of reverse logistics regardless of return volumes. (#br)Research limitations/implications(#br) – The current model is not designed...
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  • logistics 补给
  • making 制定
  • decision 决定
  • industry 工业
  • returns 返回粉末
  • model 模型
  • supplier 供应商
  • profitability 盈利能力
  • depreciation 折旧
  • parts 器件