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Jones Industries manufactures iPhone case covers. Glenda Olivier , the CEO, is trying to decide whether to adopt a lean thinking model.

Jones Industries manufactures iPhone case covers. Glenda Olivier​, the​ CEO, is trying to decide whether to adopt a lean thinking model. She expects that adopting lean production would save $76,000 in warehousing expenses and $35,400 in spoilage costs. Adopting lean production will require several​one-time up-front​ expenditures: $32,500 for an employee training​ program, $35,000 to streamline the​plant's production​ process, and $7,500 to identify suppliers that will guarantee zero defects and​ on-time delivery


  1. The total costs of adopting lean production are:
  2. What are the total benefits of adopting lean production?

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1). Total cost of adopting lean production = Cost for an employee training​ program + Cost to streamline the ​plant's... View the full answer

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