FISHBOWL INVENTORY® OVERVIEW SHEET
WHAT IS FISHBOWL INVENTORY?
Advanced Inventory Management and Manufacturing software designed specifically for small to medium sized businesses using QuickBooks®.
TYPICAL FISHBOWL CUSTOMER
• 10-200 employee company
• Annual sales: $2 Million to $100 Million+
• Multiple warehouses, inventory locations or production facilities
• Current QuickBooks Pro, Premier or Enterpirse users that need advanced Inventory Management/Manufacturing OR companies using other more expensive systems that want to move back on the QuickBooks platform.
• 2-30 users in Fishbowl (Fishbowl can handle up to 75 simultaneous users)
HOW DOES FISHBOWL WORK WITH QUICKBOOKS?
1. During the initial integration Fishbowl downloads from QuickBooks all the customer, vendor, inventory and company information directly into the Fishbowl database.
2. From this point forward Fishbowl manages all sales, purchasing, manufacturing, and inventory functions.
3. As work is done within Fishbowl that affects the accounting, Fishbowl will automatically push the invoices, bills and general ledger adjustments to QuickBooks. QuickBooks basically becomes the accounting module within Fishbowl.
QuickBooks Only vs. QuickBooks With Fishbowl
|Capabilities||QuickBooks Only||QuickBooks with Fishbowl|
|Accounting methods||Average costing||LIFO, FIFO, standard & average costing|
|Barcode printing & scanning||None||Supported|
|Bill of materials/work orders||Simple assembly||Almost unlimited parts, levels and stages|
|Credit card processing||Supported||Supported|
|Multiple location part tracking||Some (limited)||More than you’ll ever need|
|Order picking||One at a time||Combine orders, pick several at the same time|
|Parts tracking||None||Serial, lot & revision #’s, exp. date & custom fields|
|Remote access||VPN only||Any network connection|
|Unit of measure conversions||None||Supported|
|User access rights||Role-based||Role-based and granular feature-based|
|Variable pricing and discounting||Percent, amount||Percent, amount & group and cost-plus pricing|
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