• Steven Nahmias
Part of the International Series in Operations Research & Management Science book series (ISOR, volume 160)


When demand is known with certainty, the problem of managing perishables is straightforward for the most part. Consider first the basic EOQ model. Suppose the demand rate is λ, the fixed cost of placing new orders is K, and the holding cost per unit time is h.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.OMIS DepartmentSanta Clara UniversitySanta ClaraUSA

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