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Your Deliverable: a report that provides
- An analysis and recommendation of the location of the new warehouse in the Chicago suburbs.
- Use the Weighted Center-of-Gravity technique to calculate the weighted average location of the new warehouse based on the six stores locations and monthly volumes
- Compare this new location to the current location of the warehouse.
- Briefly explain your recommendation
- A preliminary review that analyzes the factors for the expansion location. We are not recommending which city to locate, but rather, what is needed to do a detailed analysis.
- what factors should to consider, what data would you need and how would you use it to decide the next city to conquer with MBBD.
- Be specific as possible and consider the four locations in the Midwest in your discussions.
Be sure to use APA format for any citations and references you use in the report.