Questions tagged [supply-chain-contracts]

For questions related to mechanisms for improving coordination within a supply chain, increasing the total expected supply chain profit. Examples include the wholesale price contract, the revenue sharing contract, and the buyback contract.

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Buyback policy in a supply chain

Consider a three level supply chain consisting of a manufacturer, a wholesaler and a retailer. Suppose I wish to include a buyback contract to this network. Then am I right when I say that wholesaler ...
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Real-world examples of supply chain contracts?

Does anyone know of any real-world examples in which supply chain contracts, of the type introduced by Pasternack (1985) and reviewed by Cachon (2003), are actually used in practice? I'm talking about ...