Question Details

(solution) Taking advantage of consumer weaknesses is what the


Taking advantage of consumer weaknesses is what the ImpulseShopping Network does best. On-air hosts peddle each productduring a predetermined period of time. During each segment(10 minutes maximum), viewers are enticed to whip out theircredit card and order the product shown before the time runsout. These marketers are so convincing that even the savviestconsumer can?t avoid temptation. Moore Zales, Director ofMarketing at Impulse Shopping Network needs to do someproduct planning for tomorrow evening?s line-up. She needs todecide how to split the group of products being offered betweenan hour of peak and two hours of off-peak airtime in order tomaximize the profits generated for the three hour line-up. Thefollowing is a list of available items, their wholesale cost, retailprice, stock-on-hand, and data on the quantity sold per minutein the previous week during both peak and off-peak times.





Product

 

Ab Cruncher

 

Amazing Showerhead

 

Auto Hammer

 

Bug Wand

 

Butt-Blaster Exerciser

 

Butter Butler

 

Cable Flex

 

Clever Cam

 

DrainBuster

 

Euroblaster

 

Eurosealer

 

Flat Hose

 

George Foreman Grill

 

Grip Wrench

 

Magic Mop

 

Roll-Away Flat Hose

 

Sewing Genie

 

Trim Spa

 

VCR Co-Pilot

 

Wonder Steamer Wholesale

 

Cost 14.95

 

10.95

 

5.95

 

8.95

 

70.95

 

2.95

 

74.95

 

34.95

 

3.95

 

6.95

 

10.95

 

16.95

 

41.95

 

5.95

 

8.95

 

14.95

 

24.95

 

12.95

 

14.95

 

11.95 Retail

 

Price 29.95

 

29.95

 

22.95

 

25.95

 

89.95

 

15.95

 

93.95

 

49.95

 

17.95

 

24.95

 

29.95

 

29.95

 

59.95

 

19.95

 

24.95

 

29.95

 

39.95

 

29.95

 

29.95

 

29.95 Units Sold Per Minute During Peak Units Sold Per Minute During Off-Peak Mon. Tue. Wed. Thu. Fri. Sat. Sun. Mon. Tue. Wed. Thu. 73

 

122

 

102

 

143

 

56

 

0

 

94

 

124

 

84

 

149

 

94

 

59

 

96

 

73

 

0

 

115

 

65

 

122

 

148

 

186 75

 

114

 

0

 

0

 

59

 

67

 

92

 

90

 

85

 

151

 

88

 

56

 

0

 

72

 

145

 

113

 

73

 

118

 

144

 

171 79

 

109

 

120

 

136

 

61

 

72

 

0

 

0

 

89

 

171

 

84

 

0

 

99

 

0

 

0

 

132

 

68

 

109

 

169

 

0 87

 

0

 

102

 

147

 

63

 

78

 

97

 

87

 

96

 

164

 

0

 

53

 

111

 

66

 

125

 

123

 

73

 

113

 

161

 

193 89

 

124

 

98

 

157

 

0

 

75

 

95

 

96

 

108

 

138

 

97

 

0

 

102

 

58

 

129

 

106

 

82

 

0

 

0

 

195 94

 

128

 

99

 

151

 

62

 

89

 

101

 

96

 

111

 

144

 

98

 

66

 

119

 

84

 

126

 

0

 

86

 

131

 

146

 

184 0

 

131

 

102

 

155

 

63

 

88

 

88

 

102

 

85

 

0

 

99

 

67

 

89

 

88

 

0

 

125

 

64

 

114

 

163

 

184 41

 

35

 

46

 

74

 

26

 

40

 

35

 

59

 

0

 

25

 

44

 

0

 

45

 

38

 

0

 

56

 

32

 

63

 

72

 

98 42

 

36

 

58

 

72

 

34

 

27

 

36

 

0

 

44

 

25

 

45

 

43

 

46

 

38

 

78

 

57

 

0

 

58

 

75

 

0 43

 

0

 

62

 

69

 

33

 

0

 

38

 

49

 

46

 

28

 

0

 

39

 

43

 

43

 

82

 

65

 

36

 

0

 

82

 

94 47

 

44

 

57

 

0

 

0

 

34

 

39

 

59

 

54

 

34

 

37

 

37

 

47

 

36

 

76

 

0

 

39

 

63

 

75

 

96 old Per Minute During Off-Peak

 

Fri. Sat. Sun. Stock OnHand 0

 

32

 

46

 

77

 

28

 

31

 

41

 

75

 

51

 

27

 

43

 

36

 

0

 

0

 

57

 

48

 

42

 

60

 

0

 

102 43

 

35

 

0

 

66

 

33

 

36

 

0

 

68

 

0

 

0

 

46

 

0

 

45

 

44

 

0

 

58

 

43

 

71

 

74

 

95 36

 

42

 

53

 

69

 

35

 

35

 

42

 

68

 

43

 

29

 

44

 

34

 

47

 

46

 

71

 

66

 

32

 

56

 

0

 

96 700

 

600

 

800

 

600

 

900

 

800

 

700

 

900

 

800

 

900

 

700

 

800

 

600

 

900

 

600

 

700

 

800

 

900

 

700

 

600

 


Solution details:
STATUS
Answered
QUALITY
Approved
ANSWER RATING

This question was answered on: Jan 30, 2021

PRICE: $15

Solution~0001000699.zip (25.37 KB)

Buy this answer for only: $15

This attachment is locked

We have a ready expert answer for this paper which you can use for in-depth understanding, research editing or paraphrasing. You can buy it or order for a fresh, original and plagiarism-free solution (Deadline assured. Flexible pricing. TurnItIn Report provided)

Pay using PayPal (No PayPal account Required) or your credit card . All your purchases are securely protected by .
SiteLock

About this Question

STATUS

Answered

QUALITY

Approved

DATE ANSWERED

Jan 30, 2021

EXPERT

Tutor

ANSWER RATING

GET INSTANT HELP/h4>

We have top-notch tutors who can do your essay/homework for you at a reasonable cost and then you can simply use that essay as a template to build your own arguments.

You can also use these solutions:

  • As a reference for in-depth understanding of the subject.
  • As a source of ideas / reasoning for your own research (if properly referenced)
  • For editing and paraphrasing (check your institution's definition of plagiarism and recommended paraphrase).
This we believe is a better way of understanding a problem and makes use of the efficiency of time of the student.

NEW ASSIGNMENT HELP?

Order New Solution. Quick Turnaround

Click on the button below in order to Order for a New, Original and High-Quality Essay Solutions. New orders are original solutions and precise to your writing instruction requirements. Place a New Order using the button below.

WE GUARANTEE, THAT YOUR PAPER WILL BE WRITTEN FROM SCRATCH AND WITHIN A DEADLINE.

Order Now