Category Archive for "K-curve"

Multi-item Inventory Control: the K-Curve Methodology

Geoff Relph

Author: Maike Schwarz Abstract: This article deals with the problem of optimally coordinating the replenishment in a multi-item stock-keeping environment.  The K-Curve Methodology represents a way to classify all items into a given number of classes with a common order…

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Inventory Management Case Study

Author: Roger Handley, MIOM, Caradon MK Electric Limited During the period January 1996 to December 1997, Caradon MK Cable Management Division reduced Inventory by 45% (in excess of £1.5 million) whilst increasing complete and on time deliveries by over 10%.  This…

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