Schlarbaum Corporation’s management keeps track of the time it takes to process orders. During the most recent month, the…

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Schlarbaum Corporation’s management keeps track of the time it takes to process orders. During the most recent month, the following

average times were recorded per order:

Wait time

Inspection time

Process time

Move time

Queue time

Days

12.9

0.5

2.4

0.8

3.9

Required:

a. Compute the throughput time. (Round your answer to 1 decimal places.)

b. Compute the manufacturing cycle efficiency (MCE). (Do not round intermediate calculations. Round your answer to nearest whole

percentage.)

c. What percentage of the production time is spent in non-value-added activities? (Round your intermediate calculations and final

answer to nearest whole percentage.)

d. Compute the delivery cycle time. (Round your answer to 1 decimal place.)

a. Throughput time

b. MCE

c. Percentage of non-value-added activities

d. Delivery cycle time

days

%

%

days

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a Throughput time Throughput time is the total time it takes for an order to move through the entire

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