Insider EBMS

Insider Series | Counting Inventory

on November 11, 2019


The end of the year is fast approaching and with it the scramble to review and correct financial statements for tax filing.  

This episode is part of an ongoing video series demonstrating tips, tricks, highlights, and features to help you get the most out of your Eagle Business Management Software. Today, Nathaniel explains how to use EBMS to establish your inventory count and adjust values. 

Taking physical counts of inventory probably isn't on your list of favorite things to do. But keeping a close eye on the stock recorded in EBMS, vs. what is in your store or warehouse, enables product to flow smoothly from purchase to sale. To help make your task easier, we've compiled a few pointers. Watch this video to learn how to use EBMS to efficiently take year end counts and adjust values. 

This video covers -

  • The different inventory count methods
  • The correct way to setup inventory count and chart of account classifications 
  • How to use the Adjust Counts utility in EBMS
  • The steps to prepare for the inventory count including setting up batches, and preparing count reports
  • A simple way to review inventory costs and counts while business goes on as usual
  • The process EBMS uses to adjust inventory values based on past dates

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Eagle Business Software

Eagle Business Software has developed and expanded the accounting software known as Eagle Business Management Software (EBMS). EBMS evolved from a strong need for a good business software that contained flexibility and reliability without the costly price tag of the larger business packages. The EBMS software includes tools to streamline order entry, manage inventory including large parts lists, labor and work order management, kitting and manufacturing, and comprehensive accounting tools. Tools such as integrated web-based e-commerce solutions, bar code and POS tools, and integrated payment solutions are also available to complete an integrated business management solution. Today the EBMS software solution is used by hundreds of companies throughout the US and Canada.