Consider the production cost information for Mama Italiano Sauce given below: Mama Italiano Sauce Production Cost Budget April 2008 Production – Jars of sauce 20,000
Ingredient cost (variable) $16,000
Labor cost (variable) 9,000
Rent (fixed) 4,000
Depreciation (fixed) 6,000
Other (fixed) 1,000
Total $36,000 T
he company is currently producing and selling 250,000 jars of sauce annually. The jars of sauce sell for $4 per jar. The company is considering lowering the price to $3.70 per jar.