The sustainability of food supply chains depends on accurately predicting future demand. Forecasting will form the basis for making decisions with regards to replenishment from the distribution centers and ordering from the suppliers. This chapter explores methods and approaches for forecasting for food demand.
|Title of host publication||Sustainable Food Supply Chains|
|Editors||Riccardo Accorsi, Riccardo Manzini|
|Publication status||Acceptance date - 2019|
- statistical forecasting
- supply chain
- method selection