Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11851/1165
Title: A survey of partner selection methodologies for virtual enterprises and development of a goal programming-based approach
Authors: Nikghadam, Shahrzad
Sadigh, Bahram Lotfi
Özbayoğlu, Ahmet Murat
Ünver, Hakkı Özgür
Kılıç, Sadık Engin
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Keywords: Virtual Enterprise
Partner Selection
Fuzzy Ahp
Goal Programming
Issue Date: Jul-2016
Publisher: Springer London ltd.
Source: Nikghadam, S., Sadigh, B. L., Ozbayoglu, A. M., Unver, H. O., & Kilic, S. E. (2016). A survey of partner selection methodologies for virtual enterprises and development of a goal programming–based approach. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 85(5-8), 1713-1734.
Abstract: A virtual enterprise (VE) is a platform that enables dynamic collaboration among manufacturers and service providers with complementary capabilities in order to enhance their market competitiveness. The performance of a VE as a system depends highly on the performance of its partner enterprises. Hence, choosing an appropriate methodology for evaluating and selecting partners is a crucial step toward creating a successful VE. In this paper, we begin by presenting an extensive review of articles that address the VE partner selection problem. To fill a significant research gap, we develop a new goal programming (GP)-based approach that can be applied in extreme bidding conditions such as tight delivery timelines for large demand volumes. In this technique, fuzzy analytic hierarchy process (F-AHP) is used to determine customer preferences for four main criteria: proposed unit price, on-time delivery reliability, enterprises' past performance, and service quality. These weights are then incorporated into the GP model to evaluate bidders based on customers' preferences and goals. We present a case study in which we implement the F-AHP-GP technique and verify the model's applicability, as it provides a more flexible platform for matching customers' preferences.
URI: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00170-015-8068-0
https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11851/1165
ISSN: 0268-3768
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