Res, Logist. Quart., Vol. 1, N°3,
september, 1954 y a William Prager en "On the Caterer Problem"
del Management Sci., Vol 3, N° 1, october 1956 y Management Sci., Vol 3,
N°2, january 1957. Posteriormente tanto G. Hadley presenta el tema en su
"Linear Prograrriming" , como Walter Garvin en su
Introduction lo Linear Programming" presentaron el tema.
This is a famous problem from the annals of the literature on operations
research, G. Dantzig in  refers to W.W. Jacobs in relation to his essay
called " The Caterer Problem" (Navy Research Quarterly. Vol.l,
1954); he also refers lo Gaddum, Hoffman and Sokolowsky in "On the
Solution of the Caterer Problem" (Navy Research Quarterly. Vol. 1, No
3, Sept- 1954) and lo William Prager in "On the Caterer Problem"
(Management Sci., Vol. 3, N° 1, Oct. 1956 and Management Sci., Vol 3, N°
2, Jan. 1957). Later, G. Hadley presents the topic in his "Linear
Programming" , and so does Walter Garvin in his Introduction lo