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Uwe Clausen, Hanno Friedrich, Carina Thaller, Christiane's Commercial Transport: Proceedings of the 2nd PDF

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By Uwe Clausen, Hanno Friedrich, Carina Thaller, Christiane Geiger

ISBN-10: 3319212656

ISBN-13: 9783319212654

ISBN-10: 3319212664

ISBN-13: 9783319212661

This contributed quantity comprises the chosen and reviewed papers of the 2d Interdisciplinary convention on creation, Logistics and site visitors (ICPLT) 2015, Dortmund, Germany. The topical concentration lies on financial, ecological and societal concerns on the topic of advertisement delivery. The authors are overseas specialists and the paper assortment provides the state of the art within the box, hence making this publication a useful learn for either practitioners and researchers.

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Another conclusion is that employment and the type of activity are solid explanatory variables, fortunately often available, and are a good basis to build a pragmatic freight generation model. 3 Simple Models In this section, a third group of models is introduced. In order to develop models which can be used with limited data, the explanatory variables are limited to the sector of activity, and to the number of employees. In these models, the interaction between the number of employees and the sector of activity is examined.

H. Ha and F. 94 % logistic chains than commodity flows measured in tons per year. For a given establishment, more clients means a more dispersed supply chain, with more destinations, and the need to send smaller and thus more frequent shipments. There is no such relationship between number of clients and commodity flows. Production and logistics characteristics The variables examined here are the number of distinct references Nr, and the share of transport cost in the product value CT. 4 shows, again the similarity between generation and attraction volumes: there is no clear relationship between them and the number of SKUs or the number of product ranges.

For the first one, an ANOVA analysis is made. For the two others, correlations between them and the explanatory variables are calculated. 3. Again, freight generation and attraction are similar, but shipment frequency is different. In all three cases, the relationship between the type of contract and all the dependent variables is significant. This is the same for the number of carriers. However, the number of clients making up to 80 % of the shipper’s turnover has no visible influence on freight generation and attraction.

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