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Supply Chain Reactivity Assessment Regarding Two Negotiated Commitments: Frozen Horizon and Flexibility Rate

  • Aïcha Amrani-Zouggar
  • Jean-Christophe Deschamps
  • Jean-Paul Bourrières
Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 338)

Abstract

The problem addressed in this paper is the supply chain reactivity assessment through numerical experimentations regarding specifically two negotiated commitments within supply contract: the frozen horizon and flexibility rate. Analysis of impact of these commitments on each partner will be depicted in term of storage costs, reliability and reactivity indicators. The decision making inside each partner is operated under rolling horizon planning and based on production linear programming model wherein different contractual commitments are included. To carry out experimental scenarios, simulation platform is developed from which expecting numerical results afford deciders to get more understanding about the commitments that should be contracted and the relevant dimensioning of them.

Keywords

Supply chain Tactical production planning supply contract commitments simulation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Aïcha Amrani-Zouggar
    • 1
  • Jean-Christophe Deschamps
    • 1
  • Jean-Paul Bourrières
    • 1
  1. 1.IMS - LAPS/GRAIUniversity of Bordeaux, UMR 5218CNRSTalence CedexFrance

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