The Assembly Line Feeding Problem

Following, you can find a list with often used abbreviations in the field of assembly line feeding. An explanation of all terms can be found in the glossary section.

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3PL 3rd party logistics provider
AGV Automated guided vehicle
AL Assembly line
ALBP Assembly line balancing problem
ALFP Assembly line feeding problem
AS/RS Automated storage/retrieval system
BoL Border of line
ERP Enterprise resource planning
JiT Just-in-time
MRP Material requirements planning
MS Material supply
OEM Original equipment manufacturer
SKU Stock keeping unit