Online Supplement to Inventory Management in a Closed-Loop Supply Chain with Advance Demand Information
8 Pages Posted: 22 Sep 2016 Last revised: 7 Feb 2017
Date Written: September 14, 2016
We present a simulation study that examines the cost performance of the inventory control and forecasting methods presented in Inventory Management in a Closed-Loop Supply Chain with Advance Demand Information, available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=2698362. In addition, we describe a case study from the online DVD rentals context to demonstrate the evaluation of the exact service level.
Keywords: Closed-Loop Supply Chains, Multi-Item Inventory Control, Online Rental Systems
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