Wagner Remodelers Inc. is looking for a new city in which to relocate their home remodeling business.

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Wagner Remodelers Inc. is looking for a new city in which to relocate their home remodeling business. The company employs highly skilled craftspeople who rehabilitate old housing. Most of their current craftspeople will relocate with the company; however, additional works at the new location will be hired. The most important location factors for the company were weighted and three target cities were scored against these factors.
Wagner Remodelers Inc. is looking for a new city in

a. Which location is indicated by the preference matrix?
b. Would the best location change if the company decided not to relocate any of its current craftspeople but instead hire only from the population at their new location? Assume that factors 8 and 9 are now given no weight and factor 5 is twice as important.

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