Inventory controls: want more business next month?

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Effective inventory control helps businesses maximize sales, speed turnaround and meet consumer demand during high volume sales peaks. Holiday sales peaks - namely Christmas and Thanksgiving - account for as much as 40% of annual revenues for small businesses. What do we do on holidays? We … [Read more...]

Accounting for your inventory– should you integrate?


When you combine the power of QuickBooks® to manage your financial operations with a robust, feature-rich inventory management solution, you better manage your business. Automating the management of your warehouse inventory will result in reduced labor costs and increased supply chain efficiency. … [Read more...]

Tracking Nightmares – The Case of the Vanishing Business Items


No one enjoys hunting down misplaced items. Just think of the panic that ensues when you misplace your wallet or car keys (when you’re already five minutes late, of course).  For business owners, this state of panic is taken to a whole new level when key items vanish from stockrooms or in transit … [Read more...]

How to Choose an Inventory Tracking Solution for Your Business


Accurately managing your inventory is a key component to the long-term success of your small business. Whether you sell your wares online or you run a brick and mortar store, keeping your shelves stocked with the right items can make or break your business. You already know why Excel is bad for … [Read more...]

How do Barcodes Work, Anyway?


Barcodes are everywhere – from the detergent you buy in a store, to the books you check out from a library, and even your driver’s license (check the back). Although we’re accustomed to seeing barcodes on a daily basis, most of us don’t give much thought to how these striped graphics work, or how … [Read more...]