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Author Milewski, Dariusz
Affiliation University of Szczecin, Faculty of Management and Economics of Services Department of Organization and Management 8 Cukrowa St., 71-004 Szczecin, Poland,
E-mail dariusz.milewski@wzieu.pl
ISSN printed 1733-8670
URI http://repository.am.szczecin.pl/handle/123456789/2549
Abstract The paper examines the classical problem of optimization of the size of a delivery to a warehouse. Using a model developed by the author, simulations were conducted using data obtained from companies in Poland. The results revealed that the impact of this optimization on the economic efficiency of an enterprise can be considerable in some cases. It is difficult, however, to develop an appropriate mathematical formula for solving such a problem. The use of a simulation seems to be more appropriate for solving this problem than optimization models.
Pages 92-99
Publisher Scientific Journals Maritime University of Szczecin, Zeszyty Naukowe Akademia Morska w Szczecinie
Keywords economic efficiency of logistics processes
Keywords economic order quantity
Keywords optimization of logistics processes
Keywords decision-making
Keywords modelling of logistics processes
Keywords simulation
Title Simulation as a way of optimizing a delivery size: Impact on the profitability of an enterprise
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ISSN on-line 2392-0378
Language English
Funding No data
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DOI 10.17402/356
Published 2019-10-04
Accepted 2019-08-21
Recieved 2019-04-29

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