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Any tips on tracking my supplies in the body shop?


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My father owns a mechanic and body shop and I help him manage and run the business. Its basically a one stop shop, only thing we stopped working on are tints lol.

 

Anyway, what my question is does anybody have any tips that I can use to accurately track all our orders for paint supplies in the body shop?

We have quickbooks and i'm looking into fishbowl inventory (mainly because it can work with quickbook) but from my experiences the best way for me to stay on top of my guys is to get some advice from people who are in the business, who know what they are doing and have done it for some time.

 

I have about 10 guys working in the body shop in a unit about 5000 square feet, maybe more.

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