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Retail supply chain management: quantitative models and empirical studies

Retail supply chain management: quantitative models and empirical studies

Smith, Stephen A. (Stephen Allan), 1942- editor; Agrawal, Narendra M., editor

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Published New York: Springer, [2015]
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Statement of responsibility: Narendra Agrawal, Stephen A. Smith, editors
ISBN: 1489975616, 1489975624, 9781489975614, 9781489975621
Note: Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed April 22, 2015).
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 445 pages) : illustrations.
Other Number: 10.1007/978-1-4899-7562-1
Series: International series in operations research & management science ; volume 223
Subject: BUSINESS & ECONOMICS Industrial Management.; Operations research.; Business logistics Management.; Business.; Retail trade Management.; Management science.; BUSINESS & ECONOMICS Management.; Business & Economics Production & Operations Management.; Operational research.; BUSINESS & ECONOMICS Organizational Behavior.; Business & Economics Operations Research.; Management of specific areas.; BUSINESS & ECONOMICS Management Science.; Production management.
Series Title: International series in operations research & management science ; 223.


  1. Overview of Chapters
  2. Supply Chain Planning Processes for Two Major Retailers
  3. The Effects of Firm Size and Sales Growth Rate on Inventory Turnover Performance in the U.S. Retail Sector
  4. The Role of Execution in Managing Product Availability
  5. Analytics for Operational Visibility in the Retail Store: The Cases of Censored Demand and Inventory Record Inaccuracy
  6. An Overview of Industry Practice and Empirical Research in Retail Workforce Management
  7. Category Captainship Practices in the Retail Industry
  8. Assortment Planning: Review of Literature and Industry Practice
  9. Fast Fashion: Business Model Overview and Research Opportunities
  10. Managing Variety on the Retail Shelf: Using Household Scanner Panel Data to Rationalize Assortments
  11. Optimizing Retail Assortment for Diverse Customer Preferences
  12. Multi-Location Inventory Models for Retail Supply Chain Management
  13. Manufacturer-to-Retailer Versus Manufacturer-to-Consumer Rebates in a Supply Chain
  14. Clearance Pricing in Retail Chains
  15. Markdown Competition.