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Apr 6Rick Daigle

Fishbowl Inventory

Apr 6Rick Daigle

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
Displays work-in-process None Supported
Drop shipping None 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
Product/kit configurator None Unlimited
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

 

CALL 1.888.972.9449 WITH QUESTIONS ABOUT FISHBOWL INVENTORY.
Visit the Fishbowl Inventory Website.

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