The delivery dispatching problem with time windows for urban consolidation centers

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van Heeswijk, W.J.A.; Mes, Martijn R.K.; Schutten, Johannes M.J.;
  • Publisher: BETA Research School for Operations Management and Logistics
  • Subject: IR-104010 | METIS-316452

This paper addresses the dispatching problem faced by an urban consolidation center. The center receives orders according to a stochastic arrival process and dispatches them in batches for the last-mile distribution. The operator of the center aims to find the cost-mini... View more
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