Meredith was able to consolidate all the information she collected into the attached spreadsheet. She made reasonable assumptions and was able to optimize the production plan, and determine that it should be possible to meet the 25% profitability target. Nevertheless, there seemed to be several factors in it that were subject to change – things that had come up in her various conversations, such as maintenance, warehousing, and the possibility of modifying the contract. She expected that her boss would quiz her on all these factors and has to be prepared for his questions.
Prepare a written analysis.
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