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Application of system dynamic in selection of distribution centers through supply chain

Afroozmehr, Mohsen (2014) Application of system dynamic in selection of distribution centers through supply chain. Masters thesis, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering.

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Fundamentally implementation and coordination an efficient supply chain strategy might yielded high profitability for each organization and assure itself against unforeseen fluctuations which may happen in the future. This project considered a simulation of the current trend of production in an industry and system dynamic modeling to evalute the candidate location for establishing distribution centers to execute supply chain strategy to reach maximum responsiveness and cost efficient distribution. This research is conducted to evaluate the senarios for distributings finished goods and innovative distribution network for determining the facility location for a factory with high compatibilty with supply chain strategy. As for the result, strategy of the company is to accept senario three as most compatible with the mission and vision of the company, which has the minimum holding and transportation costs, also the second approporiate lead-time for serving the customers

Item Type:Thesis (Masters)
Additional Information:Thesis (Sarjana Kejuruteraan (Kejuruteraan Industri)) - Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 2014
Subjects:H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
Divisions:Mechanical Engineering
ID Code:48353
Deposited By: Haliza Zainal
Deposited On:15 Oct 2015 09:09
Last Modified:03 Aug 2017 14:51

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