Better inventory management is better for your bottom line. Businesses that master the art of inventory management can respond faster to changes in demand, save money by reducing deadstock and more accurately forecast future re-ordering needs.
Unfortunately, keeping track of how much inventory you have in stock, where it is and when you’ll need to re-order takes a ton of effort and time—which you simply may not have. The good news? There’s an app for that. Lots of them, actually. In this post we’ll share some of the most popular inventory management apps for business owners.
5 Inventory Management Apps to Help Your Business Grow
Most of the inventory management apps listed here offer a similar level of core functionality. But, some of these apps also offer unique key features which might be useful for you.
Inventory+: $4.99, iOS
Keep track of your inventory in a beautiful, easy-to-use app that can be fully customized to match your exact needs.
- Multiple data viewing options
- Offline access to yourdata
- Export your data to PDF or CSV
- Customizable appearance with multiple theme colors
- Password protect your data with a pin code
Inventory Now: $2.99, iOS
Inventory Now (Formerly ‘Inventory Tracker’) is designed to help retailers track their inventory through the product life cycle. Key Features:
- PayPal Integration
- Unit Pricing
- Barcode Functionality
- Multi-User Synch (Monthly Fee)
SOS Inventory: $29-$99/month, Web/Desktop
Already using QuickBooks? SOS Inventory integrates with QuickBooks Online to help you streamline your inventory management
- Support for Multiple Locations
- Serial Number Tracking
- Cost History Tracking
- Eliminates Duplicate Data Entry
Asset & Inventory Tracker: Free, iOS, Android, Web/Desktop
Track assets and inventory online and in real-time by simply scanning your barcodes. Key Features:
- Easy Inventory Tracking
- Barcode Stock Counting
- Exports Data to Google Sheets
On Shelf: $4.99, iOS
Maximize your retail income by using On Shelf to optimize your inventory levels. Easily see which items are “hot” and which items are just taking up space. Key Features:
- Check Inventory Levels
- Create & Manage Orders
- Manage Product Database
- Log Your Sales
Need More Space for Your Inventory?
While these inventory management apps could help your business save money and improve cash flow, you’ll still need the physical space to store your products. If you’re running out of inventory space you could always rent your own warehouse. It’s expensive, but if you’re a growing company it might be a sound decision. Not ready for a warehouse? At StorageMart, we offer affordable self storage for businesses just like you. Contact us for more information or rent a unit online today!