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Unformatted text preview: average, shipping costs will increase by $17.61. This shows that the company will be losing about an extra $17.61 every time they ship a product on a holiday. Introduction Wendell Motors makes and ships small electric motors to customers in and around the St/ Louis area. On occasion Wendell Motors encounters a customer that is in emergency need of a motor, so Wendell must rush the motor through production and then expedite it to the customer. The management team is worried that these special orders are too expensive to handle, especially concerning the orders that must be shipped on holidays. Tyler Jenkins must develop a model that can estimate the cost of expediting a customers orders which will also tell him what affect shipping on holidays will have on the cost....
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- Spring '08
- Regression Analysis, Shipping, Ship transport, Stepwise regression, Wendell Motors