Warehouse location 2009 figures 2010 figures Units shipped Warehouse cost

Warehouse location 2009 figures 2010 figures units

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Warehouse location 2009 figures 2010 figures Units shipped ($) Warehouse cost ($) Cost/unit ($) Units shipped ($) Warehouse cost ($) Cost/unit ($) Fargo 980 8,883 9.06 804 9,605 11.94
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ASSIGNMENT 1 7 QUESTION AND ANSWER OF CASE STUDY: 3. When comparisons are made among all eight warehouses, which one do you think does the best job for the Brant Company? What criteria did you use? Why? When comparing all 8-warehouse location St. Louis does the best job for the Brant Company because the difference in cost/unit is $0.9. Warehouse location 2009 figures 2010 figures Units shipped ($) Warehouse cost ($) Cost/unit ($) Units shipped ($) Warehouse cost ($) Cost/unit ($) St. Louis 2,331 23,232 9.96 2,116 19,191 9.06 Difference in Cost/unit = $9.96 $9.06 = $0.9 4. J.Q. is aggressive and is going to recommend that his father cancel the contract with one of the warehouses and give that business to a competing warehouse in the same city. J.Q. feels that when word of this gets around, the other warehouses they use will “shape up.” Which of the seven should J.Q. recommend be dropped? Why? As of there, are 8 warehouse locations and 7 warehouse locations are the public warehouse located in the city of Fargo. So, to compete with the warehouse located within the Fargo city J.Q should recommend Denver warehouse location to be dropped.
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