Voodoo Love Case

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Executive Summary
The “Voodoo Love” project is the potential commercialization of a new fragrance by Bourbon French Parfums CEO Mary Behlar to U.S outlets over the next five years. This report determines the economic feasibility of “Voodoo Love” based on the net present value (NPV) of its cash flows and the internal rate of return (IRR) over the 5 year period. We have made certain assumptions to calculate the final numbers which are outlined below. The “Appendix” contains the detailed calculations. Based on our calculations the project is economically feasible. The NPV of the project is $130,961. A positive NPV implies that the present values of the cash outflows outweigh the present values of the cash inflows thereby adding value to the
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$ 1,106,000

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Appendix 1: Voodoo Love – NPV analysis (cont)

Net Present Value 38 39 40 41 42 Discount factor Total cash flow present values Cumulative present values NPV IRR

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