Case | HBS Case Collection | November 1975 (Revised October 1976)

Cross River Products

by Steven C. Wheelwright

Abstract

Describes production task of meeting peak seasonal demands in a light manufacturing plant. Information is provided for evaluating the options of overtime, second shift, second production line, and inventory buildup.

Keywords: Buildings and Facilities; Information; Labor; Demand and Consumers; Production; Supply Chain;

Citation:

Wheelwright, Steven C. "Cross River Products." Harvard Business School Case 676-086, November 1975. (Revised October 1976.)