Accession Number:

AD0636554

Title:

USE OF DIMENSIONLESS RATIOS TO DETERMINE MINIMUM-COST INVENTORY QUANTITIES.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FMC CORP SANTA CLARA CALIF MACHINERY/SYSTEMS GROUP

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

The iteration usually necessary for simultaneous determination of minimum-cost order quantity and reorder point in Q, r inventory systems may be eliminated by a graphical technique employing dimensionless ratios. This technique is illustrated for three different types of stock-out penalty. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Operations Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE