Spark R&D is a company that uses Fishbowl Manufacturing to handle a lot of their logistics. They are located in Bozeman, Montana, where they produce binding systems for splitboards, which are skis that can be tied together to form a snowboard. Spark R&D has a pretty incredible success story to share, and you can read all about it in this Forbes article by Fishbowl CEO David K. Williams.
As for the Whiteboard Wednesday video above, it talks about four things Spark R&D has done (and continues to do) to succeed:
- See the need
- Start small
- Take control
- Always innovate
As for the specifics of what these entail and how they work in practice, watch the video and read the article to find out.
Robert Lockard is a copywriter with Fishbowl. He writes for several blogs about inventory management, manufacturing, QuickBooks, and small business. Fishbowl is the #1-requested manufacturing and warehouse management software for QuickBooks users. Robert enjoys running, reading, writing, spending time with his wife and children, and watching movies.