What Is the Tool Crib Cycle Time for an Order? A)2
What is the tool crib cycle time for an order? A)2 minutes per tool B)3 minutes per tool C)5 minutes per tool D)7 minutes per tool E)4 minutes per tool
Diane has been asked to consider plans to add the retrieval of larger tooling fixtures to her duties.She anticipates that there would be an average of 12 tooling fixtures per day requested.Each tooling fixture would take Diane 4 minutes to retrieve.What is the average waiting time, in minutes, if Diane continues to be the only worker that would retrieve the small tools as well as the larger tooling fixtures? A)5.0 minutes B)10.0 minutes C)15.5 minutes D)18.5 minutes E)31.0 minutes
Brown Laundry has a variable demand.The daily demand ranges from 100 to 140 customers a day with an average of 5 items.The average daily demand is 110 customers.The laundry operates 10 hours a day.Each order takes approximately 5 minutes.Required: a.What is the average customer waiting time in minutes? b.What is the cycle time for an order? c.The manager has decided that the waiting time is too long and has increased the work day to 11 hours.What is the waiting time now? Will the customers be any happier?
Norton's Convenience store has a variable demand.The daily demand ranges from 270 to 330 customers a day who average purchasing 5 items each.The average daily demand is 300 customers.The convenience store currently operates 12 hours a day.Each order takes approximately 2 minutes.Required: a.What is the average customer waiting time, in minutes? b.What is the cycle time for an order? c.What is the waiting time if the average daily demand remains at 300 customers?