Are you ready to learn more about the Fishbowl software? Fishbowl now has a Plugin module that lets users manage all of the plugins they currently have available. And one of those plugins is the Forecast module.
This is a very useful feature. It allows you to use previous sales data to project what could happen in the future. This helps businesses plan for their upcoming inventory needs. So let’s talk about how to install the Forecast module and how to set it up to get the information you need.Continue reading →
Back in 2012, Fishbowl was recognized on Zions Bank’s Speaking on Business radio program. They talked about Fishbowl’s humble beginnings, rise to prominence among QuickBooks users, and donations to give back to the community.
Well, guess what. Fishbowl is back on the air. A few weeks ago the company was again featured on this program. And this time they talked about a whole bunch of new things: Continue reading →
Welcome to another episode of Whiteboard Wednesday. This time we’re going to learn about batches. In inventory terms, a batch is a specific group of products that were produced over a certain time period.Continue reading →
Factories and warehouses are notoriously dangerous because workers are exposed to moving machinery, forklifts, and other heavy-duty equipment. Therefore, every factory and warehouse should implement the following four safety tips.Continue reading →
When mapping out your warehouse, it’s a good idea to assign names to all of the different parts of it. For example, you can assign a name, letter, and color to the zones where you handle shipping and receiving area, assembly, CNC machinery, office work, storage, and more.Continue reading →
So far in the Did You Know blog series we’ve mostly talked about the solutions Fishbowl integrates with. Now it’s time to dig into the software itself and discuss what it does. We’ll begin by talking about a useful feature found in Fishbowl Manufacturing: Production stages.
Two Fishbowl employees recently visited the Taj Mahal in India. Alex Rose and Jeff Bullough, who work in Fishbowl’s Training & Support and Development departments, respectively, exemplify Fishbowl’s adventurous spirit.
They went to India to meet with representatives from a nonprofit organization called NEI (Nutrition and Education International). NEI was formed in 2003 in Afghanistan. So, if you’re following me, two employees at a Utah-based company flew to New Delhi, India to train people from Afghanistan on how to use Fishbowl software.Continue reading →
Reducing your freight on shipping in and out of your warehouse ultimately means you’re increasing your profit on sales. However, what does it take to reduce those costs? After all, given how important and time-critical today’s shipments are, how can a company go about reducing its warehouse-to-warehouse freight costs? Well, the following are examples of some of the strategies you can employ to reduce your shipping expenses.Continue reading →
Welcome to another installment in the Did You Know series. These blog posts go into detail on what Fishbowl is capable of. Let’s talk about this week’s topic: The fact that Fishbowl is UPS Ready.Continue reading →