This Case is about OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT, RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT, TECHNOLOGY
PUBLICATION DATE: October 01, 2010 PRODUCT #: KEL571-PDF-ENG
HP sells configure-to order products. The challenge is determining which parts to keep in the portfolio to balance costs with sales, with millions of component mixes going into an order.
The case describes how one would approach this issue before product introduction, but focuses on managing the existing portfolio.