Everett Mann's Dream Store sells waterbeds and supplies. The best selling bed in the store has an

annual demand of 400 units. The ordering cost is $40, while the holding cost is $5 per unit per

year. There are 250 working days per year, and the lead-time is 6 days.

(a) To minimize total cost, how many units should be ordered each time an order is placed?

(b) If the holding cost per unit was $6 instead of $5, what would the optimal order quantity be?

annual demand of 400 units. The ordering cost is $40, while the holding cost is $5 per unit per

year. There are 250 working days per year, and the lead-time is 6 days.

(a) To minimize total cost, how many units should be ordered each time an order is placed?

(b) If the holding cost per unit was $6 instead of $5, what would the optimal order quantity be?