# Fruity Juices, Inc. produces five different flavors of fruit juice: apple, cherry, pomegranate, orange, and pineapple. Each batch of product

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Fruity Juices, Inc. produces five different flavors of fruit juice: apple, cherry, pomegranate, orange, and pineapple. Each batch of product requires processing in three departments (blending, straining, and bottling). The relevant data (per 1,000-gallon batches) are shown below.

a. Formulate a linear program to find the amount of each product to produce.

b. Implement your model on a spreadsheet and find an optimal solution with Solver.

c. What effect would an increase of capacity in the straining department have on profit?

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## Statistics Data Analysis And Decision Modeling

**ISBN:** 9780132744287

5th Edition

**Authors:** James R. Evans

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