Retailers, wholesalers, and distributors that have inventory management needs usually find that QuickBooks does not offer the capabilities needed for effective accounting and tracking of their inventory. Therefore, many 3rd party developers have made software add-ons that integrate with QuickBooks to meet their inventory management needs. The following article highlights a few of these inventory management software options — What Inventory Management Software Integrates with QuickBooks?
Intuit, Inc. is a market leader in the development of small business accounting software and other personal finance management and tax products. However, the company came from humble beginning and struggled for years to get a foothold in a competitive marketplace. To learn more about Intuit’s history, you can read the article Intuit, Inc. — From Humble Beginnings to Market Leader.
Here’s an overview of 6 inventory management software options for retailers, wholesalers, and distributors. In fact, many of these systems do more than inventory management, but integrate all departments of a small business so it functions more effectively.
Accounting software programs have core modules that are common to most of these programs and are the basis for the accounting system. You can learn more about these modules in the article Accounting Software Core Modules.
Wholesalers, distributors, and retailers have to manage inventory at from shipping to point of sale. Inventory management and bar coding software facilitates the accounting and management process. The article Bar Coding and Inventory Management Software lists many software solutions to the inventory management process.
Kashoo Accounting is a cloud accounting software application for small businesses and freelancers. Unlike other accounting apps out there, Kashoo is more of a full-fledged accounting program that can do everything from bank reconciliations, send invoices, process payments, track expenses, and cut checks. What’s Kashoo Accounting is an article where you can learn more about this accounting program.
You’ll find that there are many accounting software programs designed specifically to meet the needs of nonprofits, churches, and other religious organizations. In the article Nonprofit Accounting Software Review, I review four of these accounting software packages.