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 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.

Whiteboard Wednesday: Serial Number Tracking

Fishbowl CMO Kirk Tanner explains how serial number tracking helps with inventory monitoring, tracking, quality assurance, and recalls/warranties. Continue reading

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French Polynesian College Student Gets Real-World Experience at Fishbowl

A BYU-Hawaii student got to see his book knowledge at work when he saw Fishbowl employees in action on a recent trip to the mainland. Continue reading

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‘Easy Come, Easy Go’ Order Management

Every company should have an “easy come, easy go” order management system. Continue reading

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Whiteboard Wednesday: 3 Inventory Metrics You Should Be Using

The three inventory metrics every company should be using are: inventory levels, inventory turnover, and cycle time. Continue reading

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How Much Time Could You Save with Inventory Control Software?

Inventory control software helps businesses save time and manpower as they perform a variety of tasks. Continue reading

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There’s No Excuse to Have No SKUs

When you use SKUs, the results will be skewed in your favor. Continue reading

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Whiteboard Wednesday: Benefits of an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)

Whether you’ve got a big or small business, you should definitely use an EDI. Most large retailers refuse to do business with vendors who don’t use one. Continue reading

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Don’t Let Goods Go Bad

To solve the problem of goods going bad, businesses should use part tracking software. Continue reading

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Gotta Lotta Lot Numbers? You Oughta Try Fishbowl Inventory

How do you keep track of everything when you’ve gotta lotta lot numbers? Fishbowl Inventory has a solution. Continue reading

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Whiteboard Wednesday: Retail Inventory Management

There’s a better way to keep your sales, accounting and inventory records accurate and in tune than with a paper-based system. Kirk explains how in this video. Continue reading

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