Based on
the calculation, Happy Lucky Assemblies has the lower cost other than Original
Wire. However, the lower price should not be the only thing that Sheila need to
consider. Happy Lucky Assemblies:

·     
Eight
weeks shipping lead time, which is much more than the lead time of Original Wire.

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·     
The
company is the foreign company, therefore, there is a risk of currency.

·     
Even
though the price they offer is lower, there might have hidden cost because the
inventory is shipping internationally.

·     
If
the product has any problem, it is not convenience to solve the situation and
it needs a long time to received other products.

·     
There
also has a risk of political and risk of geographical. As well as, more risk
during the long shipping process.

Original
Wire

·     
Higher
price

·     
Only
20 miles from Autolink’s headquarters.

·     
They
can daily deliveries product directly to Autolink. Therefore, the company has
the advantage of lead time.

·     
Original
Wire doesn’t require special warehousing for their items, so there will not
have the additional cost.

Overall, I think Original
Wire will be the better choice for Autolink.