Zara operation management, A business case!
1- Executive Summary
Operations management is in regard to all operations within the organization
related activities including managing purchases, inventory control, quality
control, storage and logistics. A gre
A Day in the Life
of an
COORDINATOR
Case 8-2
A subsidiary of Scan-Group.
A major European transportation company.
Has offices all over the world.
With 12 branches in North America.
Has an extensive network of independent agents
around the world.
Less tha
From Communism to
Capitalism:
VIETNAMS ECONOMIC
TRANSFORMATION
Vietnam is an underdeveloped country with powerful magnets
to foreign countries.
Location: Heart of Asia
Workforce: Ample and
Low-wage
Many developed countries have invested money in the Vietn
Balance of Payments
Record of all economic transactions between the
residents of a country and the rest of the world
Current accountrecord of all recurring trade in
merchandise and services, and humanitarian aid
trade deficitnegative current account
t
CASE 9-1
STARBUCKS GLOBAL
EXPANSION
Worlds leading specialty coffee retailer.
With more than 12,000 coffee cafes in 35
countries.
Aims to reach 40,000 shops worldwide.
Expanding aggressively in key countries.
Has been successful in other European countrie
Number of Workers Number of Shirts Produced per Day
0
0
1
30
2
80
3
110
4
135
5
155
6
170
7
180
8
185
MPL
0
30
50
30
25
20
15
10
5
TR
0
90
240
330
405
465
510
540
555
If the market price of labor is $40 per worker per day, the firm should stop hiring at 6
bags of candy per case
per bag - cost (revenue)
Cc
Co
60
9.855
116
4700
Year
Y
1
2
3
6
xy
2,696
2,968
3,181
8845
x^2
2,696
5,936
9,543
18175
1
4
9
14
4th year
forecast
without
seasonalit
y
4
2705.83
(9.83)
9.83
2948.33
19.67
19.67
3190.83
(9.83)
9.83
8845
Chapter 13, Problem 8
In Taiwan, there is only one beer producer, a government-owned monopoly
called Taiwan Beer. Suppose that the company were run in a way to maximize
profit for the government. That is, assume that it behaved like a private profitmaximi
lambda (mins)
mu (mins)
4.5
2.8
Average length of the waiting line
Lq = (lambda^2)/[mu(mu-lambda)]
-4.254202
Average number of customers in the queuing system
L = lambda/(mu-lambda)
-2.647059
Average time a customer spends in the total queuing system
W =
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Answers and solution sketches
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2 : 1 . The areas have ratio 2 : 1 and since any two circles are similar, then their
2.
radii are in the ratio which is the square-root of that of t
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are not drawn to scale. Each correct answer is worth three points.
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only
(b) 0 and 13
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The owner of the Weiner-Meyer meat processing plant wants to determine the
best blend of meats to use in the next production run of hamburgers. Three
sources of meat can be used. The following table summarizes relevant
characteristics of these meats:
A lo
Membership Table
Prove the following using a member ship table.
A ( B C )=( AB)( AC )
Laws of Set Theory and Logic
1. Using the laws of set theory, simplify the following:
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A B' ( A B C ' )
2. Use the table of logical equivalences to simplify the compoun
Set Theory
IMEMATH Notes
History
The algebra of set theory evolved during the
nineteenth and early twentieth century.
Pioneers:
George Peacock (1791-1858) - In his Treatise of Algebra,
he revolutionised the entire conception of algebra and
arithmetic.
Dun
MATHEMATICAL PROVING
EXERCISES
A. Prove the following:
1) For all integers k and l, if k and l are both even, then k + l is even.
2) If m is an even integer, then m + 7 is odd.
B. Prove each of the following by mathematical induction
1) 12 3 2 5 2 2n 1 2
22 The probability of event A is 50%, and the
probability of event B 18 45%. What is the
minimum and maximum possible value for
the event A and B ?
For the next three numbers, consider the following given information regarding two
events A and B. P(A) = 0
14. If Apu rejects the entire delivery, what is the
probability that there are two rotten eggs in
the carton?
15. What is the probability that there is arotten
egg in the carton if both eggs selected by
Apu are free item spoilage?
16. Anne and Billy a
CILIAHEII Problems for Il'luiz 1
1. There are 4!] students in an engineering class. After
talking tn each ene of them, the prefessur feund nut
that:
Cl ufthe in} students, 24 students are ECE students
CI 18 eut nfthe 40 students arein the dean's list.
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fer rbbms at the university-accredited dermiteries.
Each ef the five dermiteries have fbur available rcubms
each that are initially available fer student eccupancy
at a rate bf two students each rnb
Q. Hnw many ways can the students he assigned if ne rnems weuld be empty {i.e. all
renms are nccupiedj? {5 p13}
1|]. Hnw many ways can the students he assigned if exactly hen reems are tn he left
empty? {5 ms}
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