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Unformatted text preview: RedClay of a bag of fertilizer is $4.00. The store is open 52 weeks a year. RedClay wants an 85% service level. a) What is the economic order quantity for RedClay's order of fertilizer? b) What is the safety inventory required for RedClay to have an 85% service level? c) What is the reorder point for RedClay for the fertilizer? HW 7 is due March 16, 2:00 pm. 1. In a process there are two servers, who are utilized 80% of the time. It takes two minutes to process each customer. The arrival rate of customers and processing times of customers each have a coefficient of variation = 1.0. On average, how many customers are standing in line? 2. Read Exercise 8.3 on p. 235 a) DRAW the process flow. Remember that the Pizza Preparation can be done on one pizza while another pizza is in the oven. b) What is the bottleneck? c) What is the theoretical flow time of a pizza? d) What would you recommend and why?...
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