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dc.contributor.authorBrown, Gerald G.
dc.contributor.authorRonen, D.
dc.date1997
dc.date.accessioned2014-01-09T22:21:05Z
dc.date.available2014-01-09T22:21:05Z
dc.date.issued1997
dc.identifier.citationBrown, G.G. and Ronen, D., 1997, “Consolidation of Customer Orders Into Truckloads at a Large Manufacturer,” Journal of the Operational Research Society, 48, pp. 779-785.
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10945/38108
dc.descriptionJournal of the Operational Research Society, 48, pp. 779-785.en_US
dc.description.abstractWe describe the development and operation of an interactive system based on a mathematical optimization model which is used by a major US manufacturer to consolidate customer orders into truckloads. Dozens of users employ the system daily for planning delivery of orders from manufacturing plants to customers by truckload carriers, saving numerous hours of the users' time and reducing transportation costs.en_US
dc.rightsdefined in Title 17, United States Code, Section 101. Copyright protection is not available for this work in the United States.en_US
dc.titleConsolidation of Customer Orders Into Truckloads at a Large Manufactureren_US
dc.typeArticleen_US
dc.contributor.departmentOperations Research (OR)
dc.subject.authorlogisticsen_US
dc.subject.authorpractice of ORen_US
dc.subject.authoroptimisationen_US


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