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Define product positioning and list the major positioning strategies.
Video-Scapes, Inc. (VSI) offers budget landscaping designs for $1,500 and deluxe designs for $3,000. Budget designs require 4hrs of computer time, 2hrs of creative time, and 4hrs of consulting time. Deluxe design requires 6hrs of computer time, 6hrs of creative time, and 4hrs of consulting time. VSI currently has 60hrs of comput
The _________ technique works well with expensive products/services. a. sales force composite b. customer composite c. past sales d. time series
A conglomerate is an example of a. concetration b. forward integration c. backward integration d. related diversification e. unrelated diversification
The supervisor of a manufacturing process believes that assembly line speed (in feet/minute) affected the number of defective parts found during online inspection. To test this theory, management had the same batch of parts inspected visually at a variety of line speeds. The following data were collected. Line Speed
Please assist on an small essay on Activity Based Management for Dell. Department cost allocations (Person 4)--Can we get a current department cost allocations for Dell? How will ABM impact that? 2. Basic cost concepts (Person 4) 3. Resource usage (Person 4) -- What is typical required with ABM? How will ABM change
Please assist on a SWOT analysis on opening a themed restaurant in England. I already have an idea of what the strengths and weaknesses are but the opportunities and threats are of more concern to me. Can you give me any ideas that i should look into to find out what the opportunities are and what the threats are.
What is the difference between forecasting and budgeting? What would you suggest as criteria for determining when to investigate variances?
A) Set up a linear programming model to determine how many units of shirts and coats B) Use inequality method and 100% rule to determine the maximum and minimum values C) Use systems of equations to deterimine right side ranges and dual price for each constraint
Executive pay is attracting a lot of attention in Australia and world-wide. Tournament Theory states that, the greater the difference between your and your boss's pay, the harder you (and everyone else!) will work. Discuss executive pay in the light of Tournament Theory.
Total Total Total fixed variable Total product cost cost cost 0 $50 $ 0 $ 50 1 50 70 120 2 50 120 170 3 50 150 200 4 50 220 270 5 50 300 350 6 50 390 440 1.
Use linear regression to develop a predictive model for demand for ironing board covers based on sales of irons. Year--------Sales of Irons (000)----Demand for Covers (000) 1---------------8-------------------------------5 2---------------7-------------------------------2 3--------------- 10----------
Business Management Author, Robert N. Lussier 1. Behavioral theorist a. are similar to systems and classical theorists in the way they conceptualize the organization and its problems. b. Break the organization into its component parts to understand the whole c. Look at the organization as a whole to understand the interre
1) If variable costs per unit decrease, sales volume at the break-even point will: a. increase b. decrease c. remain the same d. remain the same; however, contribution margin per unit will decrease 2) A joint product should be processed beyond split-off if additional revenue from further processing exceeds a. joint cost
The Wheeling Pottery Store begins each month with 1200 pots in stock. This stock is depleted each month and reordered. If the carrying cost per pot is $8 per year and the fixed order cost is $90, what is the total carrying cost? What is the restocking cost? Should Wheeling increase or decrease its order size? Descri
Case Scenario Nate Young is the dean of a business school. The university is under strong financial pressures, and the university president has asked all the deans to cut costs. Nate is wondering how he should respond to this request. The university receives its operating funds from three sources (1) tuition (60%), (2) g
Unconstrained Optimization 1. Assume that you can sell widgets at $25 per widgets, for as many widgets as you can make. Assume that the marginal cost of producing each widget increases with the number of widgets that are produced. The formula is MC(Y) = Y2. For example, the marginal cost of producing the second widget is 4
Two questions (both questions relate to one another) - Chapter 3 #22 and #23. #22 Leather-All produces a line of handmade leather products. At the present time the company is producing only belts, hand bags and cases. The predicted demand for these three type of items over a six-month planning horizon is as follows: (SEE ATTACHE
Production and Operation Analysis - 4th edition - Steven Nahmias - Question 36 - Chapter 3 The Mr. Meadows Cookie Company can obtain accurate forecasts for 12 months based on firm orders. These forecasts and the number of workdays per month are: Month Demand Forecast Workdays (in K's of cookies)
A manager is using the equation below to forecast quarterly demand for a product: Yt = 6,000 + 80t where t = 0 at Q2 of last year Quarter relatives are Q1 = .6, Q2 = 0.9, Q3 = 1.3, and Q4 = 1.2. What forecasts are appropriate for the last quarter of this year and the first quarter of next year?