Gomak Inc. is a small business in the distribution industry. The company, owned by Mr Gauthier, imports 28 products in the food industry that it distributes throughout North America. In order to improve its current cash utilization, it is considering changing its inventory policy. Its most important product is a Gu rande salt ordered directly from the producer three times a year. Mr Gauthier is considering changing the ordering pattern to improve both the company's performance and cash flow.