Preparation Questions for Scientific Glass, Inc.: Inventory Management case
Note: Assume that production orders are placed once every two weeks, and there is a one-week transit time on most products.
- What are the problems facing SG in January 2010?
- How does the number of warehouses affect inventory levels?
- What alternatives are available to deal with the inventory problems? How would you evaluate them?
- What actions should Ava Beane propose to Eric Gregory and Melissa Hayes?