Quality Control vs Quality Assurance: What Construction Companies Should Know

By: The GoCanvas Team

Any reputable company in the construction industry operates on a safety-first basis at all times. The health and safety of its employees are paramount to the company because the company is well-aware of the fact that the employees are the ones who enable the company to do what it does. They are the backbone that […]

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By: Jason Good October 1, 2012

Top Shelf Transformations Using Customized Estimate App with GoCanvas on iPad

Top Shelf Transformations, Northern Ohio's authorized dealer of Monkey Bars garage storage system, was started by Robin Anderrson after nearly 20 years in the education field.  She wanted to work more with her hands and she had been spending more and more time around her own house organizing and improving things.  So she became a dealer of the Monkey Bars system to sell it in 19 northern Ohio counties.  To streamline her business and reduce the amount of paperwork, she turned to GoCanvas for a customized Estimate App that she completes on her iPad.  She can now put together an estimate and email it off to her potential new customer right away, which also shortens her sales cycle.

Northern Ohio's Authorized Dealer of Monkey Bars Garage Storage System

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By: kalliopi vlastos September 26, 2012

Elge Plumbing Flushes Paper in Favor of GoCanvas Apps on Android Phones and Tablets

Elge Plumbing, which services major restaurant and convenience store chains across the country is relieved to be going paperless. With 40 technicians roaming the country to make stops at various Panera Bread, Chipotle, Applebee’s and CVS locations, they needed a solution that they could deploy quickly and would return finished forms to the Somerville office even faster for processing.

By: James W Quigley September 24, 2012

GoCanvas World Tour…  First Stop Australia!  October 19 – November 2, 2012

We couldn't be more proud of the amazing fast growing usage of GoCanvas.  On the list of “amazing” is that organizations and individuals using GoCanvas is not a local but rather a global phenomenon.  With that in mind we have some big plans to take our mission of connecting businesses to their employees and customers remotely and digitally and make it even more accessible around the world.   Learn more here how to meet me GoCanvas down under and take your own business mobile in minutes!

By: Jason Good September 24, 2012

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For over 35 years Delaware’s Bolt-Spec has been solving bolting problems for a wide variety of customers.  They are a specialized contractor providing on-site bolting and machining, induction bolt-heating, calibration services and product sales and rentals.  They focus on one area of expertise and are therefore able to provide high-quality solutions that are completed safely and efficiently.  They stick to what they know and they do it well!  When it was time to replace their paper forms and processes they turned to an expert (Ahem…CANVAS!).  GoCanvas provided them the ability to customize mobile solutions for their specific line of work.  When experts collide great things can happen!  Read on…

By: andy adams September 21, 2012

Texas Supply Chain Service Company Streamlines Workflows with GoCanvas on iPhones & iPads

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By: Michael Benedict September 21, 2012

GoCanvas Launches Pre-Flight Inspection Mobile Apps: Cessna, Beechcraft, Diamond and Other Aircraft!

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By: Jason Good September 19, 2012

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By: scott shea September 18, 2012

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