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Research on warehouse design and performance evaluation: a comprehensive review. (English) Zbl 1177.90268
Summary: This paper presents a detailed survey of the research on warehouse design, performance evaluation, practical case studies, and computational support tools. This and an earlier survey on warehouse operation provide a comprehensive review of existing academic research results in the framework of a systematic classification. Each research area within this framework is discussed, including the identification of the limits of previous research and of potential future research directions.

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90B90 Case-oriented studies in operations research
90B30 Production models
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