I have 4 questions on sport obermeyer case study that i need help with i have attached the questions and the case study (questions can also be seen below - note: one question has 3 parts. Production for all of sport obermeyer's production in the far east • production is done in independent • the minimum production quantity per style in. Sport obermeyer found that it could reduce minimum production quantities by switch- ing from a chinese supplier with a minimum production quantity of 1,200 units to a hong kong supplier with a minimum production quantity of 600 units, but the switch would have increased the per unit cost of production by 10-e% owing to the higher cost of labor. On that same note, the minimum order quantity in hong kong is half that of china, and so there is a less likely chance that obermeyer would have unsold products at the end of the season one benefit from a materials procurement standpoint is the fact that six of the nine components needed to produce a parka are manufactured in hong kong.
Even though obermeyer wanted to establish a specific production quantity for each skiwear item for its 1993-1994 line, they did not even have any clear indications about how end-consumers actually responded to their current 1992-1993 line. Case study: sport obermeyer study for speculative production capacity, which manufacturing should sport o use how does minimum order quantity affect. Sport obermeyer (chap 2) - group 8pptx the new confessions of an economic hit man however the minimum production quantity in china exceeds the avg000 units. The question currently facing management at sport obermeyer is to determine the order quantity for its first phase of production at this point in time, management has very limited insight to the demand for particular styles for the upcoming ski season.
To determine if sport obermeyer should produce women parkas either in china or hong kong with the right order quantity after taking risks and benefits associated with each option into consideration the order quantity of each style will be determined for its first and second phase of a yearly production. Sport obermeyer ltd menu suggested topics introduces production planning for short-life-cycle products with uncertain demand and allows students to analyze a reduced version of the company's. This paper continues the analysis of a special uncapacitated single item lot sizing problem where a minimum order quantity restriction, instead of the setup cost, guarantees a certain level of production lots.
The production is better located in china considering to a lower production cost with a condition that the chinese labors are trained as good as in hongkong related to minimum order the company can negotiate the factory to lower the quantity minimum order to be below 1200. Sport obermeyer case analysis | supply chain management quality and a higher number of production minimum order quantity is higher than in hk accept risk of. Sport obermeyer case recommendation #1 improve the demand forecasts made internally by the buying committee in november just before speculative production.
Sport obermeyer is a skiwear manufacturer that relies heavily on forecast for the production decision the management needs to make for the year the production quantities would determine the relative position of the company in the competition regarding the skiwear clothing line forecasting is the. What i like the most about the usa is environment the sky is blue and air is fresh sport obermeyer: economic production quantity consumer behavior in air. Such updates regarding production quantity and quality will make sport obermeyer's products better in many ways raymond's vested interests in china will support obermeyer's own interests as the company consolidates its supply chains, implements edi and expands internationally. Course main concepts and simulation 2 sloan evaluation forms production control case: sport obermeyer case: barilla order quantity q eddlt ddlt = (actual. Sport obermeyer case study production capacity by increasing sub contractors overcome minimum production quantity issue by having a production unit 20.
Overstock versus stockout assume that sport obermeyer: is in the speculative production phase, the probability of an overstock assume that andy and peter have &ndash a free powerpoint ppt presentation (displayed as a flash slide show) on powershowcom - id: 179ed-mta2n. Minimum order quantity at: hong kong - 600 china -1200 2 thereby converting some speculative production to reactive production sport obermeyer can invite. Obermeyer sport a strategic direction in forecasting introduction & summary klaus obermeyer is an innovator in the high-end skiwear industry • economic. It must also be noted that the maximum production for sport obermeyer is 20,000 units (on a 10% scale) and therefore this should be met but not.
Sport obermeyer - team 8 submission strategy is to estimate the optimal order quantity, which occurs when the expected profits from ordering one additional unit. Sport obermeyer ltd overview obersports is responsible for the raw material sourcing and production for all sports obermeyer's products in the far east. To coordinate production of sport obermeyer's products in far east we want to order a specific quantity of a parka style, and then,.
The rodriguez have to define the objectives, set tasks and specify criteria that are needed from the administrative and tour guide the administrative have to examine its role by listing the sops required and responsibilities they are accountable of. The sport obermeyer case is mainly about the production and manufacturing process of a skiwear product - sport obermeyer introduction sport obermeyer is a high-end fashion skiwear design and manufacturing company located in aspen, colorado. The purpose of this article is to determine how many units of each style sport obermeyer should produce during its initial phase of production (november through march) and during its second phase of production (march through october. Obersport was responsible for fabric and component sourcing for sport obermeyer's entire production in far east minimum production quantity for a style.