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Operations And Supply Chain Management
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Operations And Supply Chain Management

Operations And Supply Chain Management

Book edition 14th
Author(s) F. Robert Jacobs
Pages 800 pages
ISBN 9780078024023

Short Answer

If the expected demand during the next four quarters is 150, 125, 100, 75 thousand units and each worker can produce 1,000 units per quarter; how many workers should be used if a level strategy is being employed?

Organizations utilize different labor force systems to deal with the changing business sector interest. An unadulterated strategy utilized by the organizations that use stock and rainchecks to fulfill the market need is named as level strategy.

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Compute the necessary number of workers for the organization involving the level strategy as displayed beneath

Total number of workers

Subsequently, it is reasoned that the complete number of workers expected to fulfill the demand is 113 workers.

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