How to Create Items and Add Inventory in Boxstorm

Creating an item and adding inventory is a basic component of using an inventory management system. This video shows how to do these things in the online inventory solution called Boxstorm. Continue reading

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What You’ll Find in the Fishbowl Brochure

Discover what is in the Fishbowl corporate brochure, Fishbowl BlogThe Fishbowl corporate brochure provides an overview of Fishbowl’s growing number of products. The 2016 version of this brochure is available in print, Flipbook, and PDF formats. Just click the link above and pick the way you want to view the brochure.

Right now I’m going to share exactly what you’ll find in the Fishbowl brochure. I’ll go ahead and give a brief description of every Fishbowl product and service mentioned in the brochure. Again, click the link above to get more in-depth information about each of these things.

Let’s not waste any more time, and start learning about everything you’ll find in the Fishbowl brochure! Continue reading

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How to Keep Your Small Business Compliant

It's important for businesses to be compliant with government regulations, Fishbowl BlogSmall business owners have a variety of challenges when it comes to growing their companies or sustaining the levels of success that they have already reached. They may not have the financial or human resources available to advertise and advocate for their brand. However, just because a business may be small doesn’t mean that it can avoid compliance.

How can small business owners keep their companies in compliance with the law? Continue reading

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How to Set Up and Use Fishbowl Go

Fishbowl Go is an app that works on any mobile device with the Android operating system. It’s a great fit for manufacturers, wholesalers, e-commerce companies, retailers, and other organizations.

It allows you to use a smartphone or tablet to: Continue reading

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Fishbowl Customers Share How Fishbowl Helps with FDA Compliance

Fishbowl has helped many companies become FDA compliant, Fishbowl BlogI’ve covered if Fishbowl is FDA compliant and its specific features that allow companies to become FDA compliant in previous blog posts.

Now it’s time for me to stop talking and let two Fishbowl customers share their experiences with the software. These are people who know what it’s like to work under FDA standards, and they have high praise for Fishbowl’s features. Let’s listen to what they have to say. Continue reading

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What’s Missing from Your Business Management Systems?

What is missing from your business management system? Fishbowl BlogIn today’s business world, it’s more important than ever for companies big and small to focus on better management systems that meet or exceed expectations. Most businesses have trouble learning how to maintain systems that improve performance management, even though it’s an important ingredient for success. To gain a better understanding of what’s missing from most systems, here are some examples of how some simple ideas can result in a winning business management system. Continue reading

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How to Fulfill a Sales Order in Fishbowl

I’m just going to come right out and say it – this video is awesome. It’s got everything you need to know in order to fulfill a sales order in Fishbowl. Creating sales orders and fulfilling them is part and parcel to just about any business. And Fishbowl has a pretty straightforward SO process.

This how-to video goes through it step by step, moving from one module to the next to ensure orders get picked, packed, and shipped. When everything is said and done you can check off one more SO as fulfilled.

So let’s not waste any time. Watch the video above and immerse yourself in the world of SOs!

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Farewell to Mary Michelle Scott

Mary Michelle Scott has retired as the president of Fishbowl.Mary Michelle Scott has retired from her position as the president of Fishbowl. She held that position for five years from from January 2011 to April 2016. She came to Fishbowl at a precarious time in the company’s history and she leaves at a time when the company has never been in a stronger position.

In mid-2011, Fishbowl managed to obtain a $1 million loan from Zions Bank just in time to meet an important deadline. Then Fishbowl earned enough profit to completely pay it back seven years ahead of schedule at the end of that same year – before it had to pay a single penny in interest. Continue reading

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How to Choose the Best Building for Your New Warehouse

Picking the right warehouse location has a huge impact on your business success, Fishbowl BlogChoosing the right building for your new warehouse can make or break your success. If the building does not function effectively to meet your business needs, that will be a big barrier on your path to success. Likewise, if the location is too far out of reach, you’ll waste unnecessary time on traveling and shipping products. So, before you set up shop in a new location, be sure to consider your business’s needs, the physical location of the building, accessibility, and cost. Continue reading

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How to Set Up Fishbowl’s Xero Plugin

Fishbowl doesn’t just integrate with QuickBooks Online and all of the QuickBooks desktop versions, it also integrates with another online accounting solution called Xero. And it does this through a fantastic plugin.

The video above shows you how to log into your Xero account from the Fishbowl interface and integrate the two solutions together. Continue reading

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