29. Industrial Engineering Applications in Retailing

  1. Gavriel Salvendy Ph.D. professor founding editor founding chair member scientist Honorary Doctrate Fellow
  1. Richard A. Feinberg Professor1 and
  2. Tim Christiansen2

Published Online: 5 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch29

Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition

Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition

How to Cite

Feinberg, R. A. and Christiansen, T. (2001) Industrial Engineering Applications in Retailing, in Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch29

Editor Information

  1. School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Consumer Sciences & Retailing, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

  2. 2

    Montana State University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 11 MAY 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471330578

Online ISBN: 9780470172339

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Keywords:

  • industrial engineering applications in retailing;
  • supply chain management and electronic data interchange (EDI);
  • vendor-managed inventory (VMI);
  • retail supply chain paradigm;
  • Internet retailing and GEs website

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • How Bob Got His Book

  • Introduction to Retail Logistics

  • Retail Supply Chain Components

  • Strategic Objectives for Retail Supply Chain Management

  • The Emerging Paradigm for Retail Supply Chains

  • Retail Opportunities on the Horizon

  • The Future for Supply Chain Management

  • References