Case Number: 5-403-750, Year Published: 2003
HBS Number: KEL017
Process Flows, Flow Time, Inventory, Throughput
This case examines a company that rents and leases computers. The primary objective of the case is to provide a scenario where students can see the link between operational flow measures such as inventory, throughput, and flow time and financial flows. The case presents a scenario where a firm sees financial performance worsen even though sales increase. A link between the operational measures and financial flows allows students to understand the causes.Russian translation available.
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