Accession Number : AD0263220

Title :   ECONOMIC ORDER QUANTITIES IN CASES OF PRICE BREAKS, ORDER COST BREAKS, OR LEADTIME BREAKS

Corporate Author : STANFORD RESEARCH INST MENLO PARK CALIF

Personal Author(s) : DAVIS,R.H.

Report Date : MAR 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : This memorandum describes practical, iterative procedures for determining economic order quantities when price, order cost, or leadtime breaks exist. The first section discusses the price break problem, describes the recommended computing procedure, and illustrates the use of the procedure by means of practical examples. The second section describes a procedure for handling breaks in order cost and leadtime, together with examples of the computations. (Author)

Descriptors :   *ECONOMICS, COSTS, INDUSTRIES, SCHEDULING, STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE