Two products are manufactured by a medical device producer using a 3D printing technique. Product 1 generates revenue of 5500 Euros of which 3600 Euros is profit. Product 2 generates revenue of 7600 Euros of which 5400 Euros is profit.
The line manager needs to find out how many of products 1 and 2 are to be scheduled for production for the coming production period. The production plant has 96000 production manhours of capacity for this production period. For manufacturing each unit of product 1, 12 hours of labor is required. This value for product 2 is 21 hours.