Fishbowl Manufacturing (FBM) offers advanced work orders, manufacture orders, bills of materials, and other tools you need to maximize efficiency in your production process. Whether you have simple or more complex manufacturing needs, Fishbowl Manufacturing is a great solution for you.
fbm's popular features include:
Fishbowl Time & Labor is a cloud-based timekeeping solution for tracking employees' hours, overtime, vacation time, payroll, tax status, and more. A combination of Fishbowl Time & Labor and FBM gives you accurate records of labor costs for work orders and projects.
fishbowl time & labor lets you:
FBM integrates seamlessly with QuickBooks Online and every desktop version of QuickBooks. QuickBooks is a useful accounting solution, but it can't handle inventory management tasks like barcoding, part tracking, and advanced bill of materials and work orders. Fishbowl can do these things and many others.
fishbowl's integration with quickbooks allows you to:
FBM integrates with Xero, a Web-based accounting solution that’s growing in popularity among SMBs. This integration makes it even easier to run your business by ensuring any changes made in your manufacturing software are automatically added to your accounting solution.
fishbowl's xero integration:
Fishbowl can track inventory in multiple warehouses and other locations. Companies with more than one warehouse, store, and/or office need to constantly check their inventory levels across all of those locations. This helps them see which ones are well stocked and which ones need to be restocked.
use fishbowl to:
FBM is an ideal inventory solution for many types of manufacturers. It allows you to create both simple and complex work orders for a variety of tasks. You can also group multiple work orders into overarching manufacture orders to streamline production and establish accountability at each step of the manufacturing process.
with fbm, you can:
After you create a bill of materials in FBM you can save it for future use. So if you have a popular product you can simply replicate the appropriate bill of materials each time you need more of it. This makes the manufacturing process faster by keeping the instructions always close at hand.
fbm has the ability to:
You can create multilevel work orders that utilize production stages in FBM. It’s helpful to see what production stage each manufacturing job has reached because that can help you see if everything is on schedule and make adjustments when something falls behind.
fbm's multilevel work orders:
Inventory management is a critical part of every business. FBM provides powerful inventory management features to help your business manage multiple warehouses, track shipments, automatically reorder products, generate barcodes, and much more.
Fishbowl helps you:
Generating purchase orders, sales orders, pick tickets and other essential documents is easier with FBM. Fishbowl smooths out the order management process so every step of the way you are in control of your inventory and have the information you need to make informed ordering decisions.
fishbowl's order management features let you:
FBM tracks each part's quantity and status on a per-location basis. Want to know how many raw materials and finished goods you have on hand? Simply check the Fishbowl database and that information will be right at your fingertips.
fishbowl's part tracking feature:
Shipping is a basic function of any business, whether it's receiving inventory, transferring items between warehouses, or sending finished goods to customers. Fishbowl integrates with a variety of shipping solutions to ensure your orders get to the right places at the right times.
shipping is easier with fishbowl because:
Multi-currency conversions are available in Fishbowl. This allows you to create and receive sales orders and purchase orders in any currency and then convert them into your home currency for accurate accounting and tax records.
fishbowl's multi-currency features allow you to:
Fishbowl's Sales Order module is so flexible you can use it to upgrade and customize products, save quick lists for speedy order fulfillment to returning customers, set up pricing tiers, and much more.
Fishbowl's sales & purchasing features include:
Generate reports on everything in Fishbowl. Use Fishbowl's reporting features and plugins to create barcodes, organize sales and inventory data into graphs, forecast future inventory needs, and more.
here is a sample of fishbowl's reports:
Fishbowl has other plugin products that augment the already-impressive feature set of Fishbowl Manufacturing.