For your Milestone Two assignment, you will be analyzing actual cost to determine the profitability of certain areas of the business. To help you get started with Milestone Two, you will use this discussion to analyze a specific area of the organization and discuss with your peers all of the costs associated with it.
For your initial post, consider the Vinho Winery scenario. Choose either production or transportation and explain how you would account for the costs associated with that part of the business. What factors need to be considered?
In response to your peers, select a classmate who chose the business area that is different from yours. Do you feel your peer accounted for all of the associated costs? Why or why not? Which factors are the same as the factors from the business area that you chose? Which factors are different?