Determination of Safety Stock by Homework Help Classof1

Determination of Safety Stock

byHomework Help Classof1

Kobo ebook | April 3, 2013

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"Jack then thinks - maybe my fuel usage isn't all that evenly spread out after all. Jack assigns probabilities to his fuel usage and determines that his expected shortage is 275 gallons and his expected excess is 300 gallons. Jack says it'll cost him another $0.40 per gallon to buy the fuel down the street if he runs out (i.e., stock out cost). How much safety stock should Jack maintain?
a. 6,150 gallons
b. 12,490 gallons
c. 1,480 gallons
d. 3,003 gallons

Title:Determination of Safety StockFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:April 3, 2013Publisher:Classof1Language:English

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