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**TRANSPORTATION ALGORITHM**

STRATEGIC RESOURCE ALLOCATION and PLANNING MGMT E-5050 Finnish Furniture TRANSPORTATION ALGORITHM Homework Solution

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**Finnish Furniture Finnish Furniture manufactures tables in facilities**

located in 3 cities - Reno, Denver, and Pittsburgh. The tables are then shipped to 3 retail stores loca- ted in Phoenix, Cleveland, and Chicago. Management wishes to develop a distribution sche- dule that will meet the demands at the lowest possi- ble cost. The shipping cost per unit from each of the sources to each of the destinations is shown in the following table:

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**Finnish Furniture from / to Phoenix Cleveland Chicago Reno 10 16 19**

Denver 12 14 13 Pittsburgh 18 The available supplies are: 120 units from Reno 200 units from Denver 160 units from Pittsburgh The store demands are; 140 units from Phoenix 160 units from Cleveland 180 units from Chicago REQUIREMENT: How many units should be shipped from each facility to each of the retail stores if cost is to be minimized? 2. What is the total cost?

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**Finnish Furniture Finnish Furniture has experienced a decrease in the**

demand for tables in Chicago; demand has fallen to 150 units. REQUIREMENT: What special condition would exist? What is the minimum cost solution? Will there be any units remaining at any of the manufacturing facilities?

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