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Determine the order size for Company A in the given scenario

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Question;A. Determine the order size for Company A in the given scenario that would minimize total annual cost by using the economic order quantity model, showing all of your work.1. Describe the process used to obtain the answer for part A for an audience not familiar with the formula.B. Determine the lot size for Company B in the given scenario that would minimize total annual cost by using the economic production lot size model, showing all of your work.1. Describe the process used to obtain the answer for part B for an audience not familiar with the formula.C. When you choose to use sources, include all in-text citations and references in APA format.Note: To reduce unnecessary matches select ignore ?small matches <20 words? and ?bibliography.?Company A:An electronic retail chain wishes to minimize its ordering costs for a particularly popular modelof laptop computer. This retail chain has a line of credit to finance its inventory and the currentholding rate is 4.5%. The chain estimates it can sell 30,000 units per year and it pays $425 dollarsper unit. It costs $36 dollars to place each order. How many units should it order each time?You should round your answer up to the nearest laptop unit.0Company B:A manufacturer of laptop computers operates a plant with an annual capacity of 6,630,000laptop units. One of its models is expected to sell 390,000 units in the coming year.How large should each product lot be if it costs $425 to change production from one model toanother. Assume that the manufacturer values each laptop unit at $210 dollars and it has aholding rate of 5.5%. You should round your answer up to the nearest laptop unit.Show work below

 

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