This book addresses decision making in reverse logistics, which concerns the integration of used and obsolete products back into the supply chain as valuable resources. It covers a wide range of aspects, related to distribution, production and inventory management, and supply chain management. For each topic, it highlights key managerial issues in real-life examples and explains which quantitative models are available for addressing them. By treating a broad range of issues in a unified way, the book offers the reader a comprehensive view on the field of reverse logistics.... (NL) Economics Service Repair Spare parts Charities (USA) End-of-use (End- of-lease) Remanufacturing (electronic goods) End-of-life ... Remanufacturing Industrial goods Car dealers End-of-life (Mercedes-Benz engines) The Xerox case (Inderfurth et al., Chapter 10) ... case of a copier producer/remanufacturer ( Teunter and van der Laan, Chapter 11) (professional copiers) Ores, oils, and chemicalsanbsp;...
|Author||:||Rommert Dekker, Moritz Fleischmann, Karl Inderfurth, Luk N. van Wassenhove|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-06-05|