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Manage Your AV Inventory…Really, Really Well

We enjoyed Commercial Integrator’s recent article, “Follow These 5 Tips for Increasing Profitability in 2019,” which suggests ways for companies to prepare for a more challenging economy that may be looming on the horizon. The article recommends several ways for AV companies to increase profitability, including adding services revenue, effectively tracking time, finding upsell opportunities […]

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TRXio Amps Up Customer Support

The TRXio team is committed to providing a reliable, predictable experience for our users. Through strong customer support and education, we strive to simplify the system for users to maximize productivity and prevent future issues. TRXio has amped up its client support team! We are pleased to announce the addition of James Poston and Justin […]

Accountability through Inventory Control

Build Accountability through Inventory Control

Build a Culture of Accountability in Your Organization Accountability is critical to the long-term success of any business since it decreases inventory loss, boosts profitability and increases profit margins. Without accountability, your employees may not be as diligent with company assets, or even fail to follow the most carefully devised business plans. There are several […]

Tips for Inventory Management

Seven Tips for Better Inventory Management

As you set your business goals for 2019, make an immediate impact on your business by focusing on inventory management. Although good inventory management results in significant cost savings and increased profitability, many businesses fail to integrate it. As a result, they suffer from negative repercussions when it comes to long-term growth since poor inventory […]

TRXio Vendor Purchase Order Feature

TRXio: New Vendor Purchase Order Feature

We are pleased to announce a full-function purchase order workflow feature for TRXio, designed to close the financial loop on purchasing and save time and reduce headaches associated with procurement. TRXio’s new Vendor Purchase Order feature offers the following capabilities to ease inventory management: View “items needed” for multiple orders or projects, then select items […]

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Warranty Management and Why it’s Important

Warranty Management through Inventory Management Initially a customer support initiative, warranty management’s role is expanding. As businesses reap increased benefits from warranty management gained through product traceability, it is now an essential part of an organization’s revenue policy. More than that, it can potentially improve product quality and enhance business value through cost reduction. Let’s […]

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TRXio Forms Alliance with VITAL MGMT for Business Intel

LITTLETON, Colo – August 24, 2016 — Cairnstack Software LLC provider of TRXio, an inventory management solution that’s specifically designed for the AV industry, announces an alliance with VITAL MGMT, a proven provider of strategic business consulting for custom integrators. VITAL MGMT’s business intelligence system for custom integrators, Bi4Ci, will use the backbone and reliability of TRXio’s […]

3rd Video-Manage Tab

For this entry, I’d like to show you our third video that covers some of the basics of using the TRXio system. The first showed how the enter brands, locations and other information; while the second showed how to enter your inventory into your account. This third video explains the next basic step: how to […]

2nd Video- Add Inventory Tutorial

In the previous video, we showed the first of many videos explaining how to use the TRXio system. That video covered the basics of setting up things like brands, sources, and internal locations. Once you’ve completed that step, you’re ready to start entering your inventory. Each step adds more information to your account and opens […]

How to Set Up An Inventory System

How to Set Up An Inventory System

We are often asked how to set up an inventory system, including questions about the best ways to track inventory. Here are few of the most common questions: What are the requirements for adding inventory to my warehouse? What information has to be set up prior to me adding that inventory so that I can […]

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Why We Make Software and Not Videos…

Well CEDIA 2015 was a huge success for TRXio.  We won some awards for our inventory tracking software, reconnected with some great friends and made some key alliances.  In the coming months we will be making the our inventory management software platform connect to even more software solutions you already use.  We are not only making […]

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Excite 2015 Award winning software

Technology Integrator is honored to present its annual EXC!TE Awards to the best products available to the industry this year. Each year, Technology Integrator invites nominations of products that stand out for being innovative, high-performing and solutions-oriented for the custom installation professional. TRXio stood out as particularly impressive, considering the unique challenges custom installers face every […]

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Inventory Management Techniques: The Rundown

Inventory Management Techniques: The Rundown What are the different inventory management techniques? To properly manage operational costs and cash flow, selecting the right inventory management system is key. This is especially true for small businesses as proper inventory control is essential for growth and success. No matter what inventory management tool is used, the goals include […]

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Three Tips for Better Inventory Management

Inventory Management Inventory management can make or break your business. Even though many business owners and managers find it complicated and confusing, following the fundamental principles of good inventory management can result in significant bottom-line savings. There are two fundamental principles of inventory management: You must have enough stock to meet market demands It must […]

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Best Business Practices for Small Businesses

To run your small business, must take care of even the smallest of details. This applies to every aspect, from hiring the right candidates and retaining employees to focusing on customer service and utilizing technology to manage projects better. The goal is to stay disciplined when making business decisions. As most business experts say, it’s […]

Advantages of Cycle Counting

Advantages of Cycle Counting

Small entrepreneurs faced with limited resources can find various aspects of running a business challenging. Managing inventory manually and checking for inaccuracies can be an extremely time consuming task. While there are technology tools to help you manage inventory, including TRXio, it is also important to implement an in-house system of manual, physical stock counting. […]

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Inventory Management Helps with the Decline Stage

Whether due to spoilage, shifting marketplace trends, or advancements in technology, there comes a time in every product’s life when it hits the decline stage. In a product’s life cycle, the decline stage is defined as the period when sales or demand starts to level off or decrease. When a product has reached its shelf-life, […]

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What is Inventory Control?

Inventory Control In a service driven world, not every business has inventory. However, in the integration space, where we deal with products and equipment, most do. Inventory control is much easier for those who are only selling a few products. For those with a larger number of items to sell, manual inventory is simply out […]

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Choosing A Data Driven Business = Profitability

Data sets, both big and small, are vital for answering critical questions and developing business strategies. Data offers the insights which help organizations analyze the market, and their position within it, to form better and more informed strategies and run profitably. For many small businesses, turning a blind eye to the details is much easier […]

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Tracking Your Progress to Profitability

Do you believe that revenue is the most important metric on a company’s financial statements? If so, you aren’t alone. For most companies, that belief is so strong that all of their focus is placed on increasing revenue. They believe that revenue can fix all business problems. Unfortunately, many businesses also struggle with problems that […]

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Why Mobile Friendly Applications are Key for Integrators

In the commercial integration space, company teams are often lean and mean. Working smart is always the goal. When trying to maximize resources, the last thing you want is for employees to have to hunker down with their laptops, or worse, head to the office to do basic work that could be done on the […]

Does QuickBooks Work for Inventory Management Software?

Is Quickbooks Good for Inventory Management?

Can QuickBooks Track Inventory? In short, QuickBooks is Great for Accounting but Terrible for Inventory Management Software Every business is looking for the perfect CRM, ERP, Project, and Accounting tool rolled into one easy solution that will meet their needs and the needs of their customers. Is there a product on the market today that […]

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Why Customers Stick with Their Software Provider

100% customer retention – it seems like a lofty goal, and you may be wondering if it is even possible to achieve in today’s competitive business world. This past year, PTI Print has had the privilege of retaining all of their customers for their produce label tracking and printing software, proving that the elusive 100% […]

The Details in the Data and What You Cannot See

Among many project managers and executives, the feeling of having things under control is common: they are well aware of all the moving parts and pieces and they can keep a track of the deadlines. That is, until something gets missed. It happens all the time. Especially for small businesses that rely somewhat heavily on […]

Building a Culture of Accountability

Successful corporate teams cannot exist without a certain level of accountability. How can you build a culture of accountability? While guaranteed performance and work accountability go hand-in-hand, accountability begins with the understanding of the basics and how we move ahead with concepts, verbal communications, and activities gaining a full understanding of our role in the […]