Factoring in vehicle capacity in multi-nomenclature EOQ-models
by Victoria Gerami; Ivan Shidlovskiy
International Journal of Logistics Systems and Management (IJLSM), Vol. 33, No. 2, 2019

Abstract: For the multi-nomenclature EOQ-models the analysis of feasibility of deliveries using several vehicles factoring in vehicle capacity is conducted. It is proved that such deliveries with an increase in the number of vehicles that simultaneously used for a single delivery cannot be effective, if a discount is not given for the cost of such a delivery. The necessary and sufficient condition that sets the threshold level of the discount, at which the deliveries by several vehicles are able to compete with the traditional solutions, is established. The cases of numerical calculations are presented in the article.

Online publication date: Tue, 04-Jun-2019

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