MGT-370 Operations Management Week 4 – Supplies for medics.com Case Study Two Parts to this assignment: Part I: Answer the DQ’s in 50 words or more (be specific): What are the advantages and/or disadvantages of approaching product and service design and process design together? Part II: Assignment Detail: Read the case study “Supplies for medics.com”, attached. Write a paper of 750 words that includes the following: 1. Prepare a table-based ABC analysis of usage value. Classify as follows: i. A-items: top 20% of usage value ii. B-items: next 30% of usage value iii. C-items: remaining 50% of usage value 2. Calculate the inventory weeks for each item, for each classification, and for all the items in total. 3. Does this suggest that Pierre Lomouche’s estimate of inventory weeks is correct? 4. Based on the sample, analyze the underlying causes of the availability problem described in the text. 5. What recommendations would you give to the company Include a minimum of three scholarly sources. Format the paper using APA formatting.