The PieceWiseSOS2e.xlsx Model

Purchasing with a Nonlinear Price Schedule

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We need to buy a specified number of units of a commodity.						
Two vendors each offer their own price curve (piecewise linear).						
How much should we buy from each to minimize total cost? 


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