27th Edition
WARREN + 5 others
ISBN: 9781337272094




27th Edition
WARREN + 5 others
ISBN: 9781337272094
Textbook Problem

Product cost markup percentage

Light force Inc. produces and sells lighting fixtures. An entry light has a total cost of $180 per unit, of which $100 is product cost and $80 is selling and administrative expenses. In addition, the total cost of $180 is made up of $110 variable cost and $70 fixed cost. The desired profit is $45 per unit Determine the markup percentage on product cost.

To determine

Product cost pricing: Product cost pricing is a pricing technique which sums up the costs involved in the production of the product alone and the markup is added to the sum.

Markup Percentage: The markup percentage is the percentage of additional costs added to the product cost to get the selling price of the product.

Markup Percentage = (DesiredProfit) + (Total Selling andAdmininstrative Expenses)Total Product Cost

To Determine: The markup percentage on the product cost for Company LF.


The Company LF produces lighting fixtures and sells at $180 per unit. $100 is the Total Product Cost per unit and $80 is the Total Selling and Administrative expenses per unit...

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