Question:

Currently i have 12 bottles of water on shelf, i need to keep a minumum of 6 bottles on shelf. average sales per day are 2 per day. what is the minimum bottles i would need to order for 7 days?

14??

Thank you,

Amanda

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- Dec 2nd 2005, 04:56 AMamandamomHelp!
Question:

Currently i have 12 bottles of water on shelf, i need to keep a minumum of 6 bottles on shelf. average sales per day are 2 per day. what is the minimum bottles i would need to order for 7 days?

14??

Thank you,

Amanda - Dec 2nd 2005, 11:41 AMticbolQuote:

Originally Posted by**amandamom**

Good for 7 days:

At 2 bottles per day, 7*2 = 14 bottles sales

Minimum of 6 bottles always on shelf

Add those up and you need minimum of 20 bottles for the next 7 days,

You have now 12 bottles.

20 minus 12 is 8 bottles

Therefore you need to order minimum of 8 bottles. -------answer.

!4 bottles is okay, but that is not the minimum.