Get with the Inventory Program!

Are you still struggling to manage inventory in Excel spreadsheets? There is a better way. It’s time to get with the inventory program! An inventory program lets you organize your warehouses, balance inventory levels, trim expenses and much more. Let’s talk about each of these real quick.

Dog using computer, Fishbowl BlogOrganize Warehouses

When you use an inventory program, you vastly improve your ability to organize inventory in multiple locations. Each location may have different products that are more popular than others, so if you organize each warehouse differently so the highest-selling products are in prime locations, then you can save time and fill customer orders faster.

Balance Inventory Levels

Bad things happen when your inventory is out of balance. If you stock up on too many products, you risk having them pass their freshness date or become obsolete before you can sell them. If you don’t have enough products, you wind up with shortages and unhappy customers. An inventory program can solve these problems by helping you find just the right equilibrium.

Trim Expenses

Once you’ve got your warehouses organized and your inventory levels balanced, you’ll see your business expenses begin to decrease. An inventory program can save you a lot of money by the time and personnel you need to dedicate to inventory management tasks. It also cuts down on wasted materials and makes sure you’re using your revenue wisely.

And Much More

I’m being really thorough this time. When I said I’d cover each of the items I listed, I also meant the “and much more” part. Ahem. With an advanced inventory program, you can speed up manufacturing processes, prevent errors from creeping into data, eliminate double data entry, integrate with QuickBooks accounting software, increase employee efficiency, track inventory, generate sales orders and bills of material… this list could go on for quite a while.

I won’t go so far as to say an inventory program achieves world peace or lofty goals like that, but it does solve a lot of complicated business problems. And it helps you save a lot of time and money. Click the link above to learn more about how you can benefit by using an inventory program.

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About Robert Lockard

Robert Lockard is a copywriter with Fishbowl. He writes for several blogs about inventory management, manufacturing, QuickBooks and small business. Fishbowl Inventory is the #1-requested inventory management software for QuickBooks users. Robert enjoys running, reading, writing, spending time with his wife and children, and watching movies. His favorite movies include Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Fiddler on the Roof, Back to the Future and Lawrence of Arabia.
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One Response to Get with the Inventory Program!

  1. Lucas D. says:

    We also use and recommend Fishbowl Inventory to manage inventory! We also can offer new users a fully functional free 14 day Fishbowl Inventory. It’s worth trying out!

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