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Title: Design of retail backroom storage: A research opportunity?
Authors: Maria João Pires
Pedro Amorim
Liz,J
Pratas,J
Issue Date: 2015
Abstract: The design of retail backroom storage has a great impact on in-store operations, customer service levels and store life-cycle costs. Moreover, backroom storage in modern retail stores is crucial to several functions, such as acting as a buffer against strong demand lifts yielded by an increasing promotional activity, seasonal peak demand and e-commerce activities. Despite having similar functions to a distribution center, backroom storage facilities have particularities that deserve a distinct analysis. In this paper we aim to draw attention to the lack of research about this topic.
URI: http://repositorio.inesctec.pt/handle/123456789/6367
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-24154-8_20
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