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-March 20, 2008


Supply Chain News: Analysis of Rising Oil Prices on Supply Chain Network Design


Dr. David Simchi-Levi of MIT Makes his Analysis of a Real Consumer Goods Company Available to SCDigest Readers; some Manufacturing Shifts from Juarez to Omaha


By SCDigest Editorial Staff


As SCDigest editor Dan Gilmore noted in his First Thoughts column this week (see Oil Prices and Supply Chain Network Design), Dr. David Simchi-Levi of MIT and ILOG performed analysis over the past week to look at the impact of rising oil prices on the optimal supply chain design decisions of a real consumer goods company. His slides showing this analysis are available at the link below (click on the image).

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