Barcodes are so mysterious, aren’t they? Just one little scan with a red line of the barcode reader, and suddenly you have a bunch of information on a screen. The information includes that product’s price, description, location, and much more. All of this begs the question: how does such a little barcode store so much information? If you have ever been curious about that question, you are about to learn the answer. So exciting!(more…)
Tag: barcode tracking software
There’s a Fishbowl Report for That
Did you know that there is a Fishbowl Store where you’ll find more than 30 reports?
These reports address a huge spectrum of needs. They let companies print barcodes, conduct cycle counts, keep track of firearm sales, monitor monthly revenue goals, and much more.
Let’s talk about these reports, listed in alphabetical order:(more…)
How to Manage Warehouse Supply Shipments
Managing a warehouse can be a complex job if you don’t have the right tools. Most likely, there are large quantities of items that need to be tracked. Here are some of the tools that can assist you with your warehouse supply shipments. (more…)
Inventory Barcode Software Articles
Like the Asset Tracking articles that we talked about last week, the ones in the Inventory Barcode Software category are also more than 1,000 words in length. There are five of them and they all reveal something interesting about how barcodes and inventory barcode software can help many types of businesses track their inventory. Click the following links to read these articles: (more…)
Fishbowl Integrates with Zebra
A big name in the barcoding world, Zebra provides leading-edge hardware solutions that will greatly aid you in your use of Fishbowl software. They offer barcoding, printing, and wireless network solutions that are easy to use, scalable, and reliable. And when you combine these devices with Fishbowl’s app, you have the power to cycle count, pick, pack, and ship orders, and much more. Let’s talk about how this integration works and how it makes your job easier: (more…)
What Is Supply Chain Management?
Supply chain management is the process of obtaining parts and products from vendors and then getting them into the hands of customers. It takes a lot of work to handle all of the vehicles, workers, inventory, and finances involved in maintaining a supply chain, but it is absolutely necessary to keep your business running smoothly. (more…)
Manage Inventory on the Go with Fishbowl Go
Fishbowl Go is an app that lets you scan UPCs and other barcodes for a number of jobs and then automatically transfer that data over to Fishbowl Manufacturing and Fishbowl Warehouse through its seamless integration with them. You can access it on mobile computers, smartphones, and tablets. This frees you up to move about your warehouse(s) away from a desktop computer. Fishbowl Go helps in two main ways: (more…)
Scan 2D Barcodes with the New LilyPad Add-on to Fishbowl
With the help of LilyPad Applications’ new Mobile Warehouse product, Fishbowl customers can now scan 2D barcodes rather than just 1D barcodes. This is a big deal because it lets you do much more with your barcode scanners in a shorter amount of time. You can scan a single barcode and populate dozens of fields in Fishbowl at the same time. To understand how this works, let’s first talk about the difference between 1D and 2D barcodes. (more…)
Implementation of a UPC Tracking System
Modern business practically requires a UPC tracking system. Barcodes and scanners speed up numerous business processes, including ordering, receiving, picking, and selling products. They also ensure the accuracy of inventory records, preventing errors from creeping into the data. So let’s talk about the implementation of a UPC tracking system in a business. (more…)
There’s a Fishbowl Report for That – Part 3
We’re back for another big helping of Fishbowl reports. In the last few weeks, we’ve covered 24 reports, ranging from barcode printing to manufacture order summaries. Fishbowl’s reports are designed to help with many aspects of inventory management, including picking, cycle counting, rotating inventory, complying with government regulations, and more. Let’s see what we have in store this week by delving into eight more useful reports: (more…)