Supply chain management
The optimization of an integrated forward and reverse logistics network based on routing and cross-docking strategy

Fatemeh Kangi; Seyed Hamid Reza Pasandideh; Esmaeil Mehdizadeh; Hamed Soleimani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 16 September 2023

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2023.368851.1510

Abstract
  In recent years, the expansion of social responsibility concept, increased environmental considerations, economic incentives and governmental pressure on manufacturers for waste management have caused organizations to focus attention on the development of closed-loop supply chains (CLSC) and reverse ...  Read More

Supply chain management
Towards reducing electronic waste in a sustainable closed-loop Supply Chain

Pooria Malekinejad; Seyed Haidar mirfakhradini; Ali Morovati sharifabadi; Seyed Mahmood Zanjirchi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 September 2023

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2023.408887.1555

Abstract
  The increasing use of electronic goods worldwide has led to a significant increase in the amount of waste generated from their consumption, resulting in a major environmental concern. In response, this study aims to provide a systemic framework for reducing electronic waste by considering the benefits ...  Read More

Supply chain management
Robust supply chain network design with resilient supplier selection under disruption risks

AHMADREZA REZAEI; LIU QIONG

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 December 2023

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2023.417363.1564

Abstract
  Supply chain network design and resilient supplier selection play an important role in supply chain risk management to deal with various operational and disruption risks. In this paper, we develop a robust mathematical bi-objective, multi product model to consider resilient supplier and uncertainty in ...  Read More

Supply chain management
The effect of economic uncertainty on the supply chain risks of industrial plants

Hadi rahmani fazli; hamid reza teymori

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 February 2024

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2024.409059.1558

Abstract
  Supply chain management constitutes a strategic discipline involving the meticulous coordination of planning, execution, and efficient control in directing the flow of raw materials, works-in-progress, finished goods, and pertinent information from origin to consumption. This intricately woven process ...  Read More

Supply chain management
Bi-objective fuzzy food bank network design with considering freshness of food baskets

Javid Ghahremani-Nahr; Abdolsalaam Ghaderi; Ramez Kian

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2023, , Pages 518-540

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.370119.1513

Abstract
  This paper deals with the modeling of the Food Bank (FB) network in the conditions of uncertainty in the demand of charities and the capacity of donating food. The importance of creating a FB network, along with providing quality food, led to consider the two objective functions of minimizing the costs ...  Read More

Supply chain management
A multi-objective and multi-level model for location-routing problem in the supply chain based on the customer’s time window

Peiman Ghasemi; Hossein Hemmaty; Adel Pourghader Chobar; Mohamad Reza Heidari; Mahdi Keramati

Volume 10, Issue 3 , July 2023, , Pages 412-426

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.321454.1414

Abstract
  Today, logistics costs often make up a major part of large organizations’ expenses. These costs can be reduced with optimal design and its implementation in the supply chain. As a result, in present study, a two-objective mathematical location-routing model is presented, where an objective is to ...  Read More

Supply chain management
Introducing a fuzzy robust integrated model for optimizing humanitarian supply chain processes

Meysam Donyavi Rad; Ehsan Sadeh; Zeinolabedin Amini Sabegh; Reza Ehtesham Rasi

Volume 10, Issue 3 , July 2023, , Pages 427-453

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.284946.1323

Abstract
  The natural disasters of the last few decades clearly reveal that natural disasters impose high financial and human costs on governments and communities. Concerns in this regard are growing day by day. Making the right decisions and taking appropriate and timely measures in each phase of the crisis management ...  Read More

Supply chain management
Pricing under the policy of guaranteeing the return of money in a two-channel supply chain using the game theory approach (Case study: Lorestan Food Industry Company)

Mona Beiranvand; Sayyed Mohammad Reza Davoodi

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2023, , Pages 167-185

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.311604.1395

Abstract
  Today, one of the topics in supply chain management is "multiple sales channels" and "pricing". In this research, a food producer (west Sahar Dasht Company) has been selected, and several retailers and wholesalers have been considered as the company's customers. This research dynamically solves the model ...  Read More

Supply chain management
Application of internet of things in the food supply chain: a literature review

Reza Tavakkoli-Moghaddam; Javid Ghahremani-Nahr; Paria Samadi Parviznejad; Hamed Nozari; Esmaeil Najafi

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 475-492

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.301205.1368

Abstract
  This paper examines the use of the Internet of Things (IoT) in the Food Supply Chain (FSC) and identifies the strengths and weaknesses of this system. Since this paper is a review study, the papers published from 2014 to June 2021 have been studied and 93 articles related to the field of IoT applications ...  Read More

Supply chain management
Prioritization of earthquake relief using a hybrid two-phase approach

Elham Shadkam; Mahdiyar Cheraghchi

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 493-506

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.269301.1242

Abstract
  One of the stages of crisis management is planning and initial preparation to deal with the crisis. During natural disasters, one of the main activities is the logistics of relief groups and the activities of relief teams to save the lives of the victims of the accident. A review of past events shows ...  Read More

Supply chain management
Pricing the green products in a sustainable supply chain with data envelopment analysis approach (case study: home appliance companies)

Somayeh Sazegari; Sayyed Mohammad Reza Davoodi; Alireza Goli

Volume 9, Issue 2 , June 2022, , Pages 165-179

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.310234.1391

Abstract
  Today, most supply chains are moving towards green business with a greater focus on environmental protection as a competitive advantage. Among them, the design of a three-stage green supply chain with optimal allocation, a multiple supply chain that includes supplier (first stage), manufacturer (second ...  Read More

Supply chain management
A robust optimization model for a dynamic closed-loop supply chain network redesign using accelerated Benders decomposition

Arash Khosravi Rastabi; Seyed Reza Hejazi Taghanaki; Shahab Sadri; Anil Kumar; Hossein Arshad

Volume 9, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 1-31

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.304879.1380

Abstract
  The objective of this study is to model a dynamic redesigning closed-loop supply chain network with capacity planning in order to minimize the costs of the network. The structure of this model consists of existing facilities including manufacturing plants, distribution and reworking centers. Any such ...  Read More

Supply chain management
The impact of strategic cost management on the relationship between supply chain practices, top management support and financial performance improvement

Jaber Ghanbari; Ebrahim Abbasi; Hosein Didekhani; Majid Ashrafi

Volume 9, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 32-49

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.294904.1364

Abstract
  The present study investigated the role of strategic cost management as a moderating variable on the relationship between supply chain practices, Top Management Support (TMS), and financial performance improvement. Financial performance improvement was considered as a dependent variable, while supply ...  Read More

Supply chain management
Sustainable multi-objective optimization for the supply chain of petroleum products

Hamidreza Mahmoudi; Morteza Bazrafshan; Mohadeseh Ahmadipour

Volume 8, Special Issue , November 2021, , Pages 1-15

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2022.318695.1407

Abstract
  In this paper, a framework for optimizing the oil condensate supply chain is modeled using mathematical planning to design and make strategic and tactical decisions. According to this framework, investment and operating costs for oil and gas transmission lines can be minimized to meet the pressure requirements ...  Read More

Supply chain management
Stochastic cost modeling for second-hand products' optimum warranty period and upgrade level

Maryam Dehghanbaghi; Azadeh Dabbaghi

Volume 8, Issue 2 , June 2021, , Pages 116-128

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.254706.1205

Abstract
  After the second-hand products return to the second-hand markets, either goods, parts, or materials are reused or disposed. For optimum sales, these products are under the process of determining the optimal warranty period and warranty policy, so that both the seller's profit and the consumer's profit ...  Read More

Supply chain management
Proposing an integrated model for evaluation of green and resilient suppliers by path analysis, SWARA and TOPSIS

Ali Mansory; Abbas Nasiri; Nabiollah Mohammadi

Volume 8, Issue 2 , June 2021, , Pages 129-149

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2021.256316.1206

Abstract
  The main purpose of this paper is to identify the traditional, green and effective resilience criteria in the performance of green and resilient suppliers and their ranking with path analysis, SWARA and TOPSIS combined approach in Fanavaran Petrochemical Company. The research method is applied in terms ...  Read More

Supply chain management
Design a green closed loop supply chain network by considering discount under uncertainty

Javid Ghahremani-Nahr; Hamed Nozari; Seyyed Esmaeil Najafi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , September 2020, , Pages 238-266

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2020.251240.1198

Abstract
  The mathematical model of a multi-product multi-period multi-echelon closed-loop supply chain network design under uncertainty is designed in this paper. The designed network consists of raw material suppliers, plants, warehouses, distribution centers, and customer zones in forward chain and collection ...  Read More

Supply chain management
A Review on Main Challenges of Disaster Relief Supply Chain to Reduce Casualties in Case of Natural Disasters

Alireza Goli; Mani Bakhshi; Erfan Babaee Tirkolaee

Volume 4, Issue 2 , October 2017, , Pages 77-88

https://doi.org/10.22105/jarie.2017.48360

Abstract
  Iran is among the ten disaster-prone countries and, in terms of the earthquake, it has been ranked the sixth in the world. Although the damages caused by the disasters are not irreversible from different aspects, they could be minimized by performing appropriate preventions as well as preparing plans ...  Read More