Eight Surprising Stats About Small Businesses and Accounting

If you’re like many small business owners, accounting and finance can prove to be a challenging part of running your business. That’s why to follow our 2015 State of Small Business Report, we surveyed small business leaders about their accounting needs and challenges. The results were sometimes as … [Read more...]

Infographic – Small Business Report, Critical Accounting Challenges

Every year small businesses are faced with challenges in taxes, accounting, and outsourcing financial services. Wasp Barcode Technologies surveyed 393 small business leaders to create the Small Business Accounting Report to share the thoughts of small business owners.  Findings are collected across … [Read more...]

INFOGRAPHIC – Small Business Report, What SMB’s Need to Know About Taxes

When it comes to taxes one of the biggest challenges for a small business is navigating the complex landscape of what taxes are owed where. One of the top complaints that small business owners had against their accountants in the 2015 Small Business Accounting Report, was a lack of guidance. With … [Read more...]

Small Businesses are Bullish on the Economy

2014 ended with a bang: the stock market finished with near record highs, unemployment rates fell to 5.8% (almost a full point below predictions), and economic growth reached an 11-year high during the third quarter.  As a result, small business leaders are more confident in the economy and have … [Read more...]

How Package Tracking Systems Work

Benefits: Speed - Deliver packages through the mailroom repository faster to the people waiting for them Accuracy - Reduce human errors, misplacement, and shrinkage (theft) Proof of Delivery (accountability) - Know exactly when a package arrived from FedEx/UPS who received & signed for … [Read more...]

Pinterest for Small Business

Chances are, you know someone who uses Pinterest to organize and share content on virtual pin boards. Pinterest can also be used as a valuable marketing & sales tool for small businesses, and it’s easy to get started. You probably have electronic images, brochures, and other collateral on hand? … [Read more...]

13 Steps to Creating a Killer Small Business Facebook Ad Campaign

Ask a Facebook user who is not a marketer if they ever click on Facebook ads. You will very likely get the following response: “What Facebook ads?” Is this a good thing? You bet it is! Because Facebook advertising does such a great job custom tailored to user demographics as well as user … [Read more...]

60th anniversary of the barcode

The barcode is a fundamental part of how we obtain goods — from scanning items for price comparisons, adding goods to a wish lists and checking out purchased products. We use barcode scanners on a daily basis, but have you ever asked yourself how the barcode came to be? Would you believe that the … [Read more...]

QR Codes & Couponing [INFOGRAPHIC]

QR Codes & Couponing [INFOGRAPHIC] Couponing is an age-old practice that serves the dual purpose of generating sales for businesses and saving consumers money. QR codes, traditionally used for inventory control and asset management in the automobile industry, are a more recent mobile marketing … [Read more...]

Asset Tracking 101 infographic

What is Asset Tracking? Maybe you’re new to asset tracking or haven’t quite grasped the understanding of asset management in your business? Thankfully, we’re here to help. We’ve compiled a few stats and tips to help you better understand the process and how to manage your business assets more … [Read more...]