An effective reverse logistics system can breathe new life into your product by repairing, refurbishing, or repackaging it so that it can go out to market once again and provide you with a new stream of revenue. In reverse logistics, brokers are firms specializing in products that are at the end of their sales life often, willing to purchase any product, in any condition, given a low enough price often the customer of last resort for many returns. A facet of the reverse logistics process is that companies should offer end of life recycling for items they sell when a customer purchases an appliance such as a washing machine and it reaches the end of its service life, the customer will often not know how to deal with that item. Product life cycle and reverse logistics experts who we are our portfolio of innovative services encompass the entire product life-cyclefrom product conception to asset recovery.
A good reverse logistics network design is needed to support the product recovery process in order to reduce waste disposal and landfill this paper propose a mathematical model to examine if the reverse logistics of each state on malaysia can be sustain with the profit made from resell of refurbished computers and components to cover the cost. Nermine harraz, egypt-japan university of science and technology (e-just), industrial engineering and systems management department, department member studies industrial engineering, production and inventory planning and control systems, and supply. The company provides initial and ongoing value through a complete range of solutions, including contract logistics, transportation logistics, parcel negotiation and audits, reverse logistics, damage research, product liquidation, pharmaceutical services, government solutions and technology solutions.
This approach means thinking of reverse logistics at the beginning of a product's lifecycle, and designing with its end-of-life disposition in mind don't take an end-of-the-pipeline solution start instead with the initial product conceptualization and design, meyer advises. A good reverse logistics strategy should be as much about the lifecycle of the customer, as the lifecycle of the product an internet search of used computers warrants over 11,500,000. A hybrid approach for performance evaluation and optimized selection of recoverable end-of-life products in the reverse supply chain computers & industrial engineering, vol 98 supply chain practices. Reverse logistics 3 welcome to pricewaterhousecoopers' first reverse logistics report in the consumer electronic industry this report is designed to help companies in the consumer.
Read selection of third-party reverse logistics providers for end-of-life computers using topsis-ahp based approach, international journal of logistics systems and management on deepdyve, the largest online rental service for scholarly research with thousands of academic publications available at your fingertips. Reverse logistics defined as the return/exchange, repair, refurbishment, remarketing and disposition of products has become an important way for companies to improve visibility and lower costs across the supply chain. Conclusions reverse logistics practices vary based on industry and channel position industries where returns are a larger portion of operational cost tend to have better reverse logistics systems and processes in place.
Throughout the course of operations, business owners will need to create a sustainable plan for dealing with end-of-life computer systems and it equipment this additional source of income from the sale of the equipment during recycling is undeniable. Product life cycle reverse logistics management system (closed-looped system) supply chains designed to consider the acquisition and return flows of products, reuse activities, and the distribution of the recovered products. Business organisations including those of computer companies would like to focus on their core competency areas and are, therefore, outsourcing all or part of their reverse logistics process to third-party logistics providers (3plps. Resilient systems are those which are designed to operate such that the entire system is equipped to respond effectively and recover quickly from disruptive events in this setting, a system is broadly defined as a collection of interacting stakeholders, infrastructures, operations, and tasks that collectively form a complex whole.
For removing data on computer hardware, reverse logistics group americas further recommends use of the variety of available data-erasing software applications available and follow the instructions associated with the software to ensure data is removed from the machine prior to returning for recycling. As a one-stop solution provider, 3r recycler has a full suite of asset management solutions from logistics, packaging, storage, inventory and data destructions to recycling and disposal of end‐of‐life technology assets 3r recycler enables clients to extract value from a wide variety of obsolete it equipment. Supply chain planning systems in reverse logistics present the industry with new problems that demand new approaches the specific problem of the reverse logistics for the end-of-life (eol) products addressed in this study is to determine the number.
Products we offer hyper microsystems is a one stop shop for your aftermarket service and reverse logistics needs we stock inventory consisting of over 15, 000 skus in a wide range of electronics and computer products categories. This paper aims at giving a comprehensive insight into the disposal of end-of-life appliances in both countries, including appliance collection and the financing of recycling systems as well as the social and environmental aspects of the current practices. The current study demonstrates the value of utilizing qualitative research methods to analyze logistics problems specifically, the study utilizes a qualitative methodology to examine the feasibility of designing a reverse logistics system to recycle and/or refurbish end‐of‐life computers that are deemed no longer useful by their owners.