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The 7 Best Inventory Management Software Apps For 2021

Good inventory management software provides your business with more than just a means to track your products. With the right system, you’ll also be empowered to track your customers and vendors, connect your sales channels, create purchase orders and invoices, and more. In this article, we’re going to highlight the inventory management system packages best suited to different industries.

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Jan 14, 2021 Filed under: Inventory Management 2

How Inventory Financing Works & When It’s Right (Or Wrong) For Your Small Business Funding Needs

Inventory financing is a type of asset-based loan in which the inventory you’re purchasing with the loan is used as collateral to secure the loan. Depending on the arrangement, the lender may also require you to put up your accounts receivable as collateral. The amount of financing you receive is directly related to the value of the inventory in question, usually 70 to 80% of the inventory’s value. Read our article for the full story on inventory financing, including rates and terms.

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Mar 10, 2020 Filed under: Business Loans, Inventory Management 0

6 Small Business Loan Options For Purchasing Inventory

Many businesses may need to borrow money from time to time in order to purchase inventory. Indeed, purchasing inventory is one of the most common reasons a business might need a loan. As bank loans remain out of reach or unfeasible for many small businesses, online and alternative lenders have risen to the occasion, offering smaller, faster loans that can work for even very small businesses that have never before ventured into the world of business financing. But what are the best loan options for small businesses that need to buy inventory?

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Mar 11, 2020 Filed under: Business Loans, Inventory Management 0

Top 7 Add-Ons For Lightspeed Restaurant POS

Welcome to another round of the POS integration Hunger Games! Previously, we witnessed the battle of many POS systems’ add-ons: Revel, Shopify, Vend, Breadcrumb, ShopKeep, and NCR Silver. This week, Lightspeed POS (Restaurant edition) will join these hallowed ranks. Founded in Montreal, Lightspeed is an established POS provider that offers two distinct systems: Lightspeed Retail (which we […]

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Mar 27, 2020 Filed under: Business Loans, Credit Card Processing, eCommerce, Inventory Management, Loyalty Rewards, Point of Sale 0
what is SaaS

What Is SaaS?

Definition SaaS stands for Software as a Service, a way to license and operate software entirely in “the cloud.” In short, this means that any software offered ‘as a service’ does not need to be installed on your computer in order to be used. You simply create an account on the software vendor’s website, log in, […]

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Sep 12, 2019 Filed under: CRM, eCommerce, Email Marketing, Inventory Management, Loyalty Rewards, Point of Sale, Project Management, Shipping, Web Development 0

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