They could add more fashion, more dresses. Hailey Bauman, 7
arquan Harper arrived at the Minneapolis head
office of Target dressed as if he were coming to
work. The St. Paul 10-year-old had approximated
the store uniforma red shirt and khaki pantsand
About Customer Needs
46 x MM January/February 2009
Give your customers the proper role in the
innovation process by forming correct
beliefs about their needs.
By Lance A. Bettencourt
ont throw the baby out with the bathwater! Now this is
35.9 days of supply
Supplier 1 has the best supply chain performance.
The company could also look at the fill rate when choosing a supplier.
LL Bean, Sears, and JC Penney are retail companies that began locally and expanded with
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Answer: 3.3 kanbans
p. 751-753 Case Problem 16-2
1. Identify waste in the current production process.
The time required to setup and adjust saws for each job.
The amount of materials stockpiled.
The inability of workers to locate the required
pg. 251-252, 6-10 Nanotech
Below 10,000 units, choose process C.
Between 10,000 units and 20,000 units, choose process A.
Above 20,000 units, choose process B.
pg. 290, 7-14
a). A minimum of 3 volunteers are needed to complete a package every 10 minute
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Cost of Strategy
I would recommend to QP Strategy C. While Strategy B and C have the same cost, strategy C
does not requiring firing staff which is good for employee morale.