Received Date : 01-January-2015
Published Online: 27-February-2017
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Summary. Identifying the optimal warehouse location involves a series of qualitative and quantitative factors. The purpose of this study was to use hierarchical clustering to identify the optimal location for a warehouse, which would ensure the lowest cost, a high level of quality in supplying customers and connect the selling and purchasing activities of the businesses operating in the Slovenian automotive industry into a system. The study also aims to demonstrate the applicability of the selected method for identifying warehouse locations in more demanding cases because the very process of identifying a location is dependent upon a company's logistic strategy. The advantage of the method used in this study is that it enables the user to use a combination of the data that is the most important for a company in a given period as well as consistent with the company's chosen business strategy.
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ŠKERLIČ,Sebastjan., and Robert MUHA"IDENTIFYING WAREHOUSE LOCATION USING HIERARCHICAL CLUSTERING"Transport Problems 11,no.3(2016):121-129doi:10.20858/tp.2016.11.3.12.
ŠKERLIČ,Sebastjan., and Robert MUHA"IDENTIFYING WAREHOUSE LOCATION USING HIERARCHICAL CLUSTERING"Transport Problems 11.no.3(2016):121-129doi:10.20858/tp.2016.11.3.12.
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