Customer Success Stories

The majority of upgraders to QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise have grown revenue since moving to Enterprise1.

"We're saving a lot of time with QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise, and at the same time, we're getting more accurate information on our on-hand inventory, our inventory needs, our product locations, our exact costs, and our sales."

Siva Shanmugam

Director of Finance

Xenex Healthcare Solutions

Industry: Manufacturer/Wholesale

Previous Software: QuickBooks Online

Xenex Healthcare Systems has created an ingenious device that quickly disinfects hospital rooms using pulse xenon ultraviolet light. With QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise, Xenex:

  • Grew revenue significantly without adding new supply chain/financials staff
  • Reduced time spent managing inventory by several hours per week
  • Reduced time spent on order placement by 75%
  • Improved operations with access to accurate, real-time information

"Nothing we've seen is as good as QuickBooks or does what we need for our business."

Aaron Langhoff

Vice President of Purchasing
& Product Development

R&R Solar Supply

Industry: Manufacturing

Previous Software: QuickBooks Pro

Hawaiian manufacturer R&R Solar Supply uses QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise to manage its complex inventory needs. A 10 year QuickBooks veteran, R&R Solar Supply uses the Advanced Inventory features to manage its parts and assembly process. The company also subscribes to the Full Service Plan for its additional benefits.

"QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise Hosting Service takes away the fear of a computer crashing when we need to access our data."

Mike Ealley

Partner

GSO Printing

Industry: Professional Services

Previous Software: QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise (without Hosting Services)

GSO Printing is a North Carolina design, print and mail firm that moved to the QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise Hosting Service for extra piece of mind, security and convenience.

"QBE has been incredibly valuable for us with its job-costing capabilities, allowing us to keep track of staff hours and the mileage involved for each job."

Debbie Joyner

Office Manager

Business Environmental Systems Testing

Industry: General Services

Previous Software: QuickBooks Desktop Pro

Business Environmental Systems Testing (BEST) is managing their business on a 1 user license of QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise. Formerly using QuickBooks Pro, BEST finds value in QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise's job costing, budget management and reporting capabilities.

"The hosting service is phenomenal. It lets me do a lot more than I used to. This has been a godsend. And my accountant can just log in from his office once a month."

Joseph Hansen

President

Boiler Pros

Industry: General Services

Previous Software: QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise (without Hosting Service)

Boiler Pros of Chicago has been on QuickBooks since 1999. The company recently added the QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise Hosting Service and now, getting work done remotely is more efficient and saves time.

"The payroll module in QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise saves me so much time and work."

Amber Ooms

Accountant

Simplified Computers

Industry: Technology

Previous Software: QuickBooks Pro

Simplified Computers, an IT and computer repair services in Central Illinois, uses their QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise 10 user license to manage every aspect of the company's finances. The company utilizes user permissions to control access to sensitive business data. And the payroll module saves them time and effort.

"We've upgraded to QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise because of the Advanced Pricing option."

Jennifer Vogel

Vice President and COO

Ethnotek Bags

Industry: Manufacturing & Retail

Previous Software: QuickBooks Pro

Ethnotek Bags manufactures and sells unique messenger bags and backpacks with handmade textiles from around the world. The company uses Advanced Inventory to manage inventory in multiple locations and Advanced Pricing to manage different pricing levels and timing rules.

"Enterprise is adaptable no matter what size or type of business you have."

Sage Turner

Finance & Project Manager

French Broad Food Co-op

Industry: Non Profit Retail

Previous Software: None

French Broad Food Co-Op is a nonprofit grocery store in North Carolina. The company takes advantage of the Full Service Plan and uses the payroll module to save hours of time. A long time QuickBooks user of around 15 years, Sage Turner appreciates the adaptability of QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise.

"Anything that goes through business goes into QuickBooks."

Suzanne Woolum

Office Manager

Residential DryWall

Industry: Contractor

Previous Software: Peachtree

Residential Drywall is a Georgia drywall company that uses QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise contractor software to manage its business. A one user license to Enterprise allows the office manager to keep the business running efficiently. The company customized its P&L to better manage each construction job.

"I'm heavily relying on QuickBooks to grow with the company."

David Fiene

CFO

Saleen

Industry: Automotive

Previous Software: QuickBooks Premier

Saleen Automotive, a high-performance automaker in Southern California, is using QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise as their core general ledger and uses other QuickBooks products for specific activities, like point of sale or payroll. Every department at Saleen uses their Enterprise 30 user license.

"QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise allows us to track how much time we've spent at jobs, in terms of billable versus non-billable hours, as well as tracking materials bought from our distributors and subcontractors."

Steve L'Estrange

Product Manager

Wilkinson Preservation

Industry: Contractor

Previous Software: None

Wilkinson Preservation, a home remodeling company, uses QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise contractor software for job costing, estimating, invoicing, and reporting.

"Transferring from QuickBooks Pro to QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise was dead easy. I didn't have to run any systems in parallel - I just transferred it right over and started working in the new system."

Linda Jones

Controller

Robert Cohen Co.

Industry: Contractor

Previous Software: QuickBooks Pro

Robert Cohen Co. (aka SportSurfaces Distributing, Inc.) installs and sells athletic surfaces for customer all over the US. After moving to QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise, the company experienced:

  • A total cost of system that was significantly less than competitive product
  • Accurate job costs to help ensure continued profitability
  • Reduced time spent for reporting requirements
  • Better data security with user permissions

"I have yet to find a report that I can't do in QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise. And I've tried. There's much more flexibility in QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise for reporting than there is in QuickBooks Premier."

Stephen Friedt

Office Administrator

Greenbelt Land Trust

Industry: Non Profit

Previous Software: QuickBooks Premier

Greenbelt Land Trust is a nonprofit that is working to preserve over 1,800 acres of green space in Northwest Oregon. As their organization grew, Greenbelt Land Trust moved to QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise and experienced:

  • A smooth transition from QuickBooks Premier to QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise
  • Greater reporting capabilities for grant, board, and IRS reports
  • An improved ability to track information by department, project, grant, or expense
  • Flexibility to grow as Greenbelt Land Trust tripled staff

"QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise and Point of Sale is a highly affordable solution that does as much as we did with the $100,000 retail system we used at my previous business. You simply can't afford not to have it."

Rick Rolater

Owner

By Nature Gallery

Industry: Retail

Previous Software: No prior software

By Nature Gallery is a unique retailer that sells minerals, petrified wood and other fossils in Colorado and Wyoming. In moving to QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise and Point of Sale, the retailer experienced:

  • The ability to do as much with QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise as he used to with $100,000+ retail solution
  • Getting invaluable, real-time information on inventory for trade show purchases
  • Dramatically reduced time to enter inventory data
  • Better controls, especially for high-cost, capital-intensive inventory