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Apix is considering coffee packaging as an additional

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Apix is considering coffee packaging as an additional diversification to its product line. Here’s information regarding the coffee packaging project:
Initial investment outlay of $40 million, consisting of $35 million for equipment and $5 million for net working capital (NWC) (plastic substrate and ink inventory); NWC recoverable in terminal year
Project and equipment life: 5 years
Sales: $27 million per year for five years
Assume gross margin of 50% (exclusive of depreciation)
Depreciation: Straight-line for tax purposes
Selling, general, and administrative expenses: 10% of sales
Tax rate: 35%
Assume a WACC of 10%.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Finance
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Should the coffee packaging project be accepted? Why or why not? Compute the project’s IRR and NPV.In addition, answer the following questions:Do you believe that there was sufficient financial information to make a solid decision on what to do?
Was there further financial information that you required that was not provided to you?
What financial figure do you believe was the determinant to your decision and why?
How would you be able to apply this particular financial information to other situations?
Discuss risk methodologies used in capital budgeting.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
6–12 slides with 150–200 words in notes section
Expert:  Manal Elkhoshkhany replied 1 year ago.

Hello,

I wanted to clarify something please; you said "150-200 words in notes section", is that per slide or total word count? Also, please advise your deadline

Thank you

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
per slide, due december 17th
Expert:  Manal Elkhoshkhany replied 1 year ago.

I apologize then I would not be able to meet the deadline, I am sorry. I will opt out so that the question is back to the pool of open questions. If an expert can help, they would contact you.

All the best

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
ok
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
what if i give you until the 19th
Expert:  PDtax replied 1 year ago.

Hi from just Answer. I'm PDtax. I can assist since the first expert opted out.

I can assist, but the price offered is low.

The analysis of the project will take an hour or so, but the writing of the notes pages to support the slides will take several hours in addition.

I will post an Offer of Additional Service for the project, keeping the time commitment in mind. Accept, and I can deliver the project tomorrow.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
when can you have it done by?
Expert:  PDtax replied 1 year ago.

Tomorrow noon. Add another $40 and I'll move my afternoon project and do it now.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
80 and it will be done tomm
Expert:  PDtax replied 1 year ago.

yes

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
ill let you know soon have to see if i havefunds
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
as of right now i can do another 40
Expert:  PDtax replied 1 year ago.

sorry we couldn't make a deal.

I'll opt out, and other experts can review your request and advise.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
well hold on lol
Expert:  PDtax replied 1 year ago.

Hi again. PDtax here. Just thought I would look in to see if you still needed help.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I do