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You are the Controller (or Comptroller if you prefer) for one of five regional plants manufacturing ugly holiday sweaters (the kind they hold contests for), the uglier the better. Unfortunately, while...

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You are the Controller (or Comptroller if you prefer) for one of five regional plants manufacturing ugly holiday sweaters (the kind they hold contests for), the uglier the better. Unfortunately, while your sweaters are ugly, they also cost more to make than the other four regional plants. How would you assess your manufacturing processes to determine why they cost more.

This is an optional part of the question but consider how selling price and gross margin fit into the discussion. While the cost more, are your sales higher, and if so, why?

Answered 2 days AfterFeb 09, 2022

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Nitish Lath answered on Feb 12 2022
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The identification of manufacturing process involves various steps and the cost of each process is different. In the case, the entity is having five regional plants and in case of one plant the cost of manufacturing is very higher as compared to other plants. The manager can assess the cost of manufacturing a product based on nature of costs. The manager should analyse the purchase rates negotiated with suppliers for different plants and if the purchase rates are higher then the same can be renegotiated with...
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