perfume - Processing an ounce of Regular Chanelle requires...

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Making Perfume Page 66 (30) Rylon Corporation manufactures Brute and Chanelle perfumes. Raw material costs $3 per pound. Processing a pound of raw material takes one hour of laboratory time, and yields 3 ounces of Regular Brute and 4 ounces of Regular Chanelle perfume. Regular Brute can be sold for $7/ounce and Regular Chanelle can be sold for $6/ounce. Rylon has the option of further processing Regular Brute perfume to produce Luxury Brute perfume, selling for $18/ounce. Each ounce of Regular Brute processed requires additional 3 hours of laboratory time and yields one ounce of Luxury Brute at a cost of $4. They can also process Regular Chanelle into Luxury Chanelle.
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Unformatted text preview: Processing an ounce of Regular Chanelle requires 2 additional hours of lab time and yields one ounce of Luxury Chanelle, again at a cost $4. Luxury Chanelle sells for $14/ounce. Rylon has 4000 pounds of raw material on hand, and 6000 hours of lab time available. How can they maximize their profit? x 1 = Pounds of raw materials to process x 2 = Ounces of luxury brute to make x 3 = Ounces of luxury chanelle to make Max: 7(3x 1- x 2 ) + 6(4 x 1- x 3 ) +18 x 2 +14 x 3 (3 x 1 +4 x 2 +4 x 3 ) S.T. x 1 4000 x 1 +3x 2 +2x 3 6000 3x 1- x 2 0 4 x 1- x 3 0 x 1 , x 2 , x 3 0...
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