Handbook of Research on Promoting Business Process Improvement Through Inventory Control Techniques

Handbook of Research on Promoting Business Process Improvement Through Inventory Control Techniques

Nita H. Shah (Gujarat University, India) and Mandeep Mittal (Amity School of Engineering and Technology, India)
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Release Date: December, 2017|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 644
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-3232-3
ISBN13: 9781522532323|ISBN10: 1522532323|EISBN13: 9781522532330
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Description:

Stock management and control is a critical element to the success and overall financial well-being of an organization. Through the application of innovative practices and technology, businesses are now able to effectively monitor their operations and manage their inventory by evaluating sales patterns and customer preferences.

The Handbook of Research on Promoting Business Process Improvement Through Inventory Control Techniques is a critical scholarly resource that examines optimization techniques, data mining concepts, and genetic algorithms to manage inventory control. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such as logistics and supply chain management, stochastic inventory modelling, and inventory management in healthcare, this book is geared towards academicians, practitioners, and researchers seeking various research methods to get optimal ordering policy.

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The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Big Data Inventory Management
  • Data Mining
  • Genetic Algorithm
  • Inventory Management in Healthcare
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Management science
  • Optimization
  • Stochastic Inventory Modeling
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Editor/Author Biographies
Nita H. Shah is a professor in the Department of Mathematics, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India. She received her Ph.D. in inventory control management, operations research. Currently, she is engaged in research in inventory control and management, supply chain management, forecasting and information technology and information systems, neural networks, sensors and image processing. She has more than 275 papers published in international and national journals. She is author of four books. She is serving as a member of the editorial board of Investigation Operational, Journal of Social Science and Management, International Journal of Industrial Engineering and Computations and Mathematics Today.
Mandeep Mittal is a Dean (Student’s Activities) at Amity School of Engineering and Technology, New Delhi, India. He has completed his PhD (Inventory Control and Management) from University of Delhi, India. He has published a number of research papers in International Journals including Applied Mathematics and Computation, International Journal of Systems and Science, International Journal of Inventory Control and Management, International Journal of Applied Industrial Engineering,International Journal of Industrial Engineering Computations, International Journal of Strategic Decision Sciences, International Journal of Services Operations and Informatics, International Journal Revista Invetigacion Operacional (he is a member of the editorial board), International Journals Revista Invetigacion Operacional, and International Journal of Control and Systems Engineering.
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