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    Southeastern Bell stocks a certain switch connector at its central warehouse for supplying field service offices. The yearly demand for these connectors is 15,000 units. Southeastern estimates its annual holding cost for this item to be $25 per unit. The cost to place and process an order from the supplier is $75. The company operates 300 days per year, and the lead time to receive an order from the supplier is 2 working days. Prepare a 3-4 page APA formatted paper to address the following:

    Find the economic order quantity (EOQ)
    Find the annual holding costs
    Find the annual ordering costs
    What is the reorder point?
    Submitting your assignment in APA format means, at a minimum, you will need the following:

    Title page: Remember the running head and title in all capital letters.
    Abstract: This is a summary of your paper, not an introduction. Begin writing in third-person voice.
    Body: The body of your paper begins on the page following the title page and abstract page, and it must be double-spaced between paragraphs. The typeface should be 12-pt. Times Roman or 12-pt. Courier in regular black type. Do not use color, bold type, or italics except as required for APA level headings and references. The deliverable length of the body of your paper for this assignment is 3-4 pages. In-text academic citations to support your decisions and analysis are required. A variety of academic sources is encouraged.
    Reference page: References that align with your in-text academic sources are listed on the final page of your paper. The references must be in APA format using appropriate spacing, hang indention, italics, and upper- and lower-case usage as appropriate for the type of resource used. Remember, the reference page is not a bibliography, but it is a further listing of the abbreviated in-text citations used in the paper. Every referenced item must have a corresponding in-text citation.

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    The response addresses the query posted in 743 words with APA references

    // Inventory management tools such as economic order quantity (EOQ), annual holding costs, annual ordering costs and the reorder point have been calculated in the below-mentioned segment.//


    To ensure the effective and smooth functioning of the business, well-functioning of the inventory management within the operations in required (Mekel & Anantadjaya, 2013). By stating a well-functioning of the inventory, it means that the process of outward and inward flow of inventory is assured. In case of South-eastern Bill, the inventory of switch connector is stored and supplied to the field service offices, the annual demand, cost of placing a single order, cost of holding the inventory, lead time and annual operating days have been stated. Therefore, the most common tools for the inventory management have been applied and accordingly decisions have been stated.

    Economic Order Quantity (EOQ)
    EOQ is the equation related to the inventory in a business, through which the optimum level of order quantity is determined, where the organisation is directed with the adequate set of cost of production and other variables such as demand rate (Soyka, Palevich, & Leon, 2013). Through the ...

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    The response addresses the query posted in 743 words with APA references