Author Archives: Robert Lockard

About Robert Lockard

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.

Whiteboard Wednesday: What Is a Barcode Scanner?

A barcode scanner is a tool used in warehouses and other parts of a business to quickly access and record inventory data. Continue reading

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How to Integrate with UPS WorldShip

Integrating Fishbowl with shipping solutions is extremely important, and as you can see from this video, it’s fairly quick and easy to integrate Fishbowl with UPS WorldShip. Continue reading

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Fishbowl Now Integrates with Xero

For years, Fishbowl has been the No. 1 manufacturing and warehouse management solution for QuickBooks users and now it also integrates with Xero. Continue reading

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Whiteboard Wednesday: Inventory Quantity on Hand By Date

In this week’s Whiteboard Wednesday, James Shores discusses something known as “on hand by date.” Continue reading

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Fishbowl Hosting Fundraiser to Send Supplies to Victims of ISIS

Thousands of Christians, Yazidis, and other people have been forced to flee for their lives because of the advance of ISIS militants into Iraq and Syria. Continue reading

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Whiteboard Wednesday: What Is QuickBooks?

QuickBooks lets you keep track of all of your purchases, sales, and expense reports in one location. Continue reading

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How to Set Up an ODBC Connection to the Fishbowl Database

Would you like to integrate Fishbowl with UPS Worldship, FedEx Ship Manager, and/or Endicia? Then you need to set up an ODBC connection. Continue reading

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Why Does Fishbowl Have a Report Store?

Fishbowl’s Report Store lets users take advantage of advanced features. Check it out! Continue reading

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Whiteboard Wednesday: Inventory Basics

In just two minutes, James Shores breaks down the basics of inventory management into four categories. Continue reading

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How to Update the Fishbowl Server

When it comes time to update your Fishbowl server, you have two options: Do it automatically or do it manually. Continue reading

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