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A Classification Scheme for Smart Manufacturing Systems' Performance Metrics

Y. T. Lee, S. Kumaraguru, S. Jain, S. Robinson, M. Helu, Q. Y. Hatim, S. Rachuri, D. Dornfeld, C. J. Saldana, S. Kumara
2017 Smart and Sustainable Manufacturing Systems  
In addition to the themes, we discuss a conceptual model that may form the basis for the information necessary for performance evaluations.  ...  This paper proposes a classification scheme for performance metrics for smart manufacturing systems. The discussion focuses on three such metrics: agility, asset utilization, and sustainability.  ...  The authors would like to acknowledge the contributions by KC Morris and Paul Witherell of NIST on reviewing the earlier versions of the paper.  ... 
doi:10.1520/ssms20160012 pmid:28785744 pmcid:PMC5544019 fatcat:v55x666okjfb3c3anofa2w3ntu

Supply chain modelling and its analytical evaluation

M Arns, M Fischer, P Kemper, C Tepper
2002 Journal of the Operational Research Society  
A model-based analysis of supply chains (SCs) is proposed as a means of estimating performance measures like lead times and resource utilisations.  ...  As an example application, we investigate the impact of an additional SC channel between a manufacturer and web-consumers on the overall performance of an SC.  ...  Figure 2 2 Top-level FE including two supply chains. Figure 3 3 Subchain RetailOrder from the subordinated FE Manufacturer. Figure 4 4 Process of analysis. Figure 5 5 Supply chain scenario.  ... 
doi:10.1057/palgrave.jors.2601381 fatcat:mqmiz6w3bzb5vdkbrsrlkquiza

Improving supply chain performance management: A systematic approach to analyzing iterative KPI accomplishment

Jian Cai, Xiangdong Liu, Zhihui Xiao, Jin Liu
2009 Decision Support Systems  
Improving supply chain performance has become one of the critical issues for gaining competitive advantages for companies.  ...  This paper proposes a framework using a systematic approach to improving the iterative key performance indicators (KPIs) accomplishment in a supply chain context.  ...  Acknowledgement We are grateful for the constructive and helpful comments of the reviewers and editors that led to many improvements in the revised manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.dss.2008.09.004 fatcat:pm6vu2otv5azppsh7ueuqdmom4

Decision Support Technique for Supply Chain Management

Mohamed Elhadi Bounif, Mustapha Bourahla
2013 Journal of Computing and Information Technology  
In this paper, we propose a method for supporting decision makers in the domain of supply chain management.  ...  Our objective is the global optimization instead of optimizing independent subsystems of the supply chain.  ...  Supply chain performance measures A metric is a standard of performance measurement. The metrics give the basis on which to evaluate the performance of processes in the supply chain.  ... 
doi:10.2498/cit.1002172 fatcat:wuzxvcbklrdtxesjqrosodio6m

Time Value of Commercial Product Returns

V. Daniel R. Guide, Gilvan C. Souza, Luk N. Van Wassenhove, Joseph D. Blackburn
2006 Management science  
In this paper, we present a simple queuing network model that includes the marginal value of time to identify the drivers of reverse supply chain design.  ...  Although the reverse supply chain of returned products represents a sizeable flow of potentially recoverable assets, only a relatively small fraction of the value is currently extracted by manufacturers  ...  Sensitivity Analysis In order to gain general insights in the drivers of reverse supply chain design, we performed a sensitivity analysis. truckloads per day.  ... 
doi:10.1287/mnsc.1060.0522 fatcat:feasfvv5pzgklhoplep2kvp72i

Important Factors for Agile Supply Chain in Iranian Automobile Industries

Ahmad Bathaei, Azman Hashim International Business School, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Skudai 81310, Johor, Malaysia
2021 International journal of social science and human research  
Supply chain is one of the important part of manufacturing, in the automobile industry they should have a good suppliers to answer any change in the product line.  ...  In Iran the suppliers of Automobile industries have a problem to be flexible and fast to answer the product line's change.  ...  Process Integration The integration of supply chain processes is the extent to which the financial, information and physical flows are integrated in a focal firm with its supply chain partners.  ... 
doi:10.47191/ijsshr/v4-i6-06 fatcat:ordqefevyrgztlgfbqfvgjd3fm

Simulation Study on Dynamic Characteristics of VMI Supply Chain Inventory System Based on Multi-Agent System [chapter]

Wang Jirong, Li Jun, Li Qianying
2011 Supply Chain Management - New Perspectives  
The enterprises in supply chain system are horizontally integrated and formed a strategic cooperative partnership. The supply chain inventory system is a sub-system of supply chain system.  ...  In a sense, the process of scientific research is the process of setting up a model of real world.  ...  Supply chain management is a time priority competitive strategy which can shorten the time of delivery, rapid response to market demand. 8.  ... 
doi:10.5772/24675 fatcat:2ztpe7exkzhirazekv4oaziiaa

Dynamic modeling and classical control theory for supply chain management

Edgar Perea, Ignacio Grossmann, Erik Ydstie, Turaj Tahmassebi
2000 Computers and Chemical Engineering  
This study proposes a novel dynamic approach for supply chain management based on the development of a dynamic framework to model supply chains, and on the application of ideas from process dynamics and  ...  for a supply chain.  ...  Through a case study, we will present our representation of supply chains and present the kind of problems we want to address with the analysis.  ... 
doi:10.1016/s0098-1354(00)00495-6 fatcat:ga2apmqpqrbe7ntevucqthnxsq


Y. Zare Mehrjerdi
2011 South African Journal of Industrial Engineering  
A technique that helps management to reduce costs and improve quality is 'lean supply chain management', which focuses on the elimination of all wastes in every stage of the supply chain and is derived  ...  A questionnaire was used to collect the data, and the suppliers were ranked using the principal component analysis (PCA) technique.  ...  'Lean' is about doing more with less. The term is often used in connection with lean manufacturing [35] to imply a 'zero inventory' just-in-time approach.  ... 
doi:10.7166/23-1-225 fatcat:ayzkutyqcbap5laqyha35lms2m

Comparative Analysis of Risk Management Strategies for Additive Manufacturing Supply Chains

Bandar Altubaishe, Jahlani Clarke, Christina McWilliams, Salil Desai
2019 American Journal of Applied Sciences  
Supplier selection is an important strategic decision to be made in additive manufacturing supply chains.  ...  This research develops a hybrid AHP-PROMETHEE algorithms-based FMEA to incorporate risk criteria toward systematic evaluation of suppliers for supply chain management.  ...  Jahlani Clarke: Contributed to the data analysis and interpretation of the data. He also contributed to background literature for the paper.  ... 
doi:10.3844/ajassp.2019.273.282 fatcat:75354hlfefcnpk5igxhfmn7hbe

A Comparative Holistic Fuzzy Approach for Evaluation of the Chain Performance of Suppliers

Ergün Eraslan, Kumru Didem Atalay
2014 Journal of Applied Mathematics  
The companies which have organized their supply chain effectively have obtained more flexibility in their manufacturing processes in addition to delivery of the customer demands.  ...  The competition between the companies in the dynamic market conditions has made the Supply Chain Management (SCM) a more important issue.  ...  Conflict of Interests The authors declare that there is no conflict of interests regarding the publication of this paper.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2014/109821 fatcat:lfpo3ahfljapnhzvowvorpcjsi

Supply chain knowledge management: A linked data-based approach using SKOS

Cristian Aarón Rodríguez-Enríquez, Giner Alor-Hernández, Cuauhtémoc Sánchez-Ramírez, Guillermo Córtes-Robles
2015 Dyna  
In this paper, we propose a linked data-based approach using SKOS, in order to manage the knowledge from supply chains.  ...  This is due to the fact that the supply chain literature focuses on assets, data, and information elements of exchange between supply chain partners, despite improved integration and collaboration requiring  ...  Additionally, it was sponsored by the National Council of Science and Technology (CONACYT) and the Public Education Secretary (SEP), through PROMEP.  ... 
doi:10.15446/dyna.v82n194.54463 fatcat:um65xfr7qjgura6aj3ingltsu4

RFID Application in a Multi-agent Cyber Physical Manufacturing System

Maryam Farsi, Christina Latsou, John Ahmet Erkoyuncu, Geoffrey Morris
2020 Journal of Manufacturing and Materials Processing  
In manufacturing supply chains with labour-intensive operations and processes, individuals perform various types of manual tasks and quality checks.  ...  phases on the shop floor and external interactions with other stakeholders within a supply chain.  ...  They proposed that smart CPMS is capable of adapting to certain manufacturing changes with a response time of a few seconds.  ... 
doi:10.3390/jmmp4040103 fatcat:reconntme5blhgum73q3gblzhe

A Classroom Simulation to Teach Economic Input−Output Life Cycle Assessment

Troy R. Hawkins, Deanna H. Matthews
2009 Journal of Industrial Ecology  
The simulation has been used successfully with a wide range of students to facilitate conceptual understanding of one EIO-LCA method.  ...  The simulation uses a simplified four-industry economy with eight transactions among the industries.  ...  For consistency with the simulation activity, it is useful to analyze the supply chain impacts associated with soft drink and ice manufacturing (312110).  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1530-9290.2009.00148.x fatcat:b3ldtpqnirf67irra53qxv5nh4

A Max-Plus Algebra Approach to Study Time Disturbance Propagation within a Robustness Improvement Context

César Martínez-Olvera, Jaime Mora-Vargas
2018 Mathematical Problems in Engineering  
In this paper we propose to use the Max-Plus algebra approach to study the propagation of manufacturing disturbances (i.e., processing time variations), presenting a case study and performing a sensitivity  ...  Two are the main original contributions of this paper: the use of Max-Plus algebra to study the impact propagation of processing time variations and a four-step methodology to derive the equations representing  ...  current supply chain needs to be rethought [1] .  ... 
doi:10.1155/2018/1932361 fatcat:naxsw7twyffytb7bp2ctpfquha
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