—This paper aims to provide a model of supply
chain management covering the principles of fuzzy logic for
assessing performance of suppliers based on several
pre-determined benchmarking metrics. Most important of all, it
paves the way to extend this approach to tackle the issue of
trans-shipment optimization where the stochastic nature of
customer demand and supplier lead-time is taken into account.
—Fuzzy logic, logistic management,
The authors are with the School of Business, University of Western
Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith, New South Wales 2751, Australia
(e-mail: H.Lau@uws.edu.au, email@example.com,
Cite: H. C. W. Lau, L. Zhao, and Dilupa Nakandala, "An Intelligent Approach for Optimizing Supply Chain
Operations," Journal of Economics, Business and Management vol. 3, no. 6, pp. 571-575, 2015.