Turf Magazine - November, 2012

PRODUCT FOCUS

Business Management Software


PHOTO COURTESTY OF STOCK.XCHNG/HENK L.

You know how to maintain your clients' yards with precision, but keeping up with the business side of the business may not be your strong point. Good thing there are software programs to help you keep track of your finances, schedule appointments, keep track of employees and more. Many companies also offer programs specifically for the lawn care and landscaping industry.

You can also find additional information about the companies highlighted in blue by visiting their advertisements in this issue.

AccuLawn Systems

AccuLawn's online system allows customers to visit your website, input their address, select services they want a bid for and receive an instant quote, as well as contract for those services on the spot.

www.acculawnsystems.com

Adkad

GroundsKeeper Pro features invoicing, scheduling, routing, business expense tracking and reporting, chemical tracking and reporting capabilities, plus optional credit card processing and more.

www.adkad.com

CLIP Software

CLIP software routes, schedules, estimates and job costs projects and optionally bills directly through QuickBooks. CLIP2Go's bilingual (Spanish) mobile software syncs back with the office.

www.CLIP.com

DynaSCAPE

Manage360 manages all aspects of a landscape company, from initial quote to final invoice, and creates timesheets and invoices from jobs that syncs directly back to QuickBooks.

www.dynascape.com

Eagle Point Software

Pinnacle Series delivers multiple implementation, training and support resources in a single interface and is delivered through a concurrent user and perpetual license model.

www.eaglepoint.com

Epicor

Epicor Eagle software assists businesses in managing operations through point of sale, inventory management, gift card and loyalty programs, financials, purchasing, payroll and marketing.

www.epicor.com

Proposalware.com

Proposalware allows users to store brochures, images and videos in the cloud while providing an instant proposal generation platform to be used from any data-connected iPad or tablet PC.

www.proposalware.com

QXpress Scheduling Software

QXpress adds scheduling, job costing and invoicing capabilities to QuickBooks. It is compatible with QuickBooks 2011 and features new inactive customer status, sales rep features and more.

www.qxpress.com

Real Green Systems

Service Assistant Software manages workflow from marketing to the initial customer call to invoicing and receivables, retaining all records, schedules, dispatch, personnel info and more.

www.realgreen.com

Xora, Inc.

With Xora StreetSmart mobile workforce management solution, companies can instantly see employees' exact locations, plan schedules, gather data from the field, and simplify processes like payroll.

www.xora.com