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A hybrid expert system, clustering and ant colony optimization approach for scheduling and routing problem in courier services
International Journal of Industrial Engineering Computations
This paper focuses on the problem of scheduling and routing workers in a courier service to deliver packages for a set of geographically distributed customers and, on a specific date and time window. The crew of workers has a limited capacity and a time window that represents their labor length. The problem deals with a combination of multiples variants of the vehicle routing problem as capacity, multiple periods, time windows, due dates and distance as constraints. Since in the courierdoi:10.5267/j.ijiec.2017.8.001 fatcat:32uh7vjd5fgpdp4qcwqoe572fi