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QUESTION 1 Although some sources say that the best operating point for a service facility is at approximately 70% of the maximum capacity, the...


QUESTION 1
  1. Although some sources say that the best operating point for a service facility is at approximately 70% of the maximum capacity, the optimal utilization rate depends on the context. In which of the following situations would it be most appropriate to operate at a relatively low percent of maximum capacity?

    A. A dry cleaning (laundry) operation.
    B. Processing membership applications submitted by mail.
    C. The Ashland fire department.
    D. The Columbus Crew stadium (seating for home games.)
    E. A flight on United Airlines.

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IN this case the processing of the application has to be at a slower pace... View the full answer

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