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The bookstore at a university purchases sweatshirts emblazoned with the school name and logo from a vendor. The vendor sells the sweatshirts to the store for $38 apiece. The cost to the bookstore for placing an order is $120 and the carrying cost is 25% of the average annual inventory value. The bookstore manager estimates that 1,700 sweatshirts will be sold during the year. The vendor has offered the bookstore the following volume discount schedule.
Determine the bookstore's optimal order quantity given the above quantity discount information.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 3:43 am ad1c9bdddf
First calculate economic order quantity
EOQ = As??2 x 1700 x 120/($38 x 0.25) = 207.23
Calculate carrying and ordering costs:
Carrying costs: 207.23/2 x 9.50 = $984.34
Ordering costs: 1700/207.23 x 120 =$984.41
Total carrying ordering costs ...
Determine the bookstore's optimal order quantity given the above quantity discount information.
Economic Lot Size Model: determine optimal order quantity
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Consider the Economic Lot Size Model and let K be the set-up cost, h be the holding cost per item per unit of time and D the demand rate. Shortage is not allowed and the objective is to find an order quantity so as to minimize the long-run average cost. That is, the objective is to minimize...
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