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Recommendation: My recommendation to the client is to rent a warehouse in Chicago, Denver, Los Angeles, Miami, New York City, and Seattle. It should be sufficient to have each of these warehouses be about 25,000 square feet. The appearance of this housing unit is not a high priority so they should shop around to see what some of the cheaper options are because these will do for what they need. They should transport the inventory from San Pedro to each of the six cities every year by rail in order to minimize costs which will allow them to have a larger profit at the end. Overview: The problem we were dealing with was how to transport the Nintendo DS Systems throughout the country. This became the problem because it was uncertain at first how this could be accomplished in a way that would minimize total cost and therefore maximize profit. Methodology: In order to determine the most efficient and profitable way of distributing the inventory throughout the United States, we used network optimization to minimize the cost of distribution and storage of the units. With an objective of minimizing total costs, the costs associated with the
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