Action Card – New Feature Spotlight

The team at Action Card continues to develop and roll out new features to the platform. Thanks to our users, we have been able to make these updates based on business cases that fit well for many operations. Here’s a list of these new additions: Checklists Surveys Email Alerts Push… Read More

Coming soon! – Action Card | Checklists

NEW! Action Card | Checklists The exciting release of our new Checklist module is upon us and we’d like to give a peek behind the curtain. As an operations management platform, we noticed a need for in-store forms to be converted from paper and laminated sheets that were many times… Read More

Action Card 4.0 release February 3rd, 2018

Change is in the Air… With the release of Action Card 4.0, you will begin to notice quite a bit of enhancements as well as navigational and design updates within the application. We are also excited to announce the upcoming release of our new module: Here’s more information on Checklists … Read More

Coming soon! – Action Card | Checklists

NEW! Action Card | Checklists The exciting release of our new Checklist module is upon us and we’d like to give a peek behind the curtain. As an operations management platform, we noticed a need for in-store forms to be converted from paper and laminated sheets that were many times… Read More

Field Visits As Easy as 1-2-3

Action Card cuts the store visit into a 3 step process. As a field manager, business consultant or district manager – your jobs involves lots of communication and paperwork. What starts off as a simple task of scoring a location easy turns into a 4-hour ordeal. Between calculating scores, printing and signing the… Read More

3 Reasons Your Store Hates Your Review Process

Every company will have their own store or location review process, and they are certainly not all made equal. We can all agree that reviews are 100% necessary for maintaining consistency and quality throughout a brand, but how much follow through or attention to the effectiveness of our processes is… Read More

The Importance of Brand Consistency

                        We all have our favorite brands and we’ve probably been loyal to those brands for years. But why? Simply put, it’s because we trust them. Our favorite brands never let us down, they provide a certain level of… Read More

Volano Solutions Featured in Silicon Prairie News

Volano’s Rod Smith and Don Stavneak: “Don’t undervalue your product” June 9, 2015  Ryan Pendell  Silicon Prairie News In 2007, Rod Smith and Don Stavneak started Volano Solutions, a custom software development company. In 2012, they developed their first stand-alone product,Steelwool. They learned a lot from the experience. “One of… Read More

Providing feedback during your site visits. Four Questions to Ask Yourself

Providing feedback during your site visits. Four Questions to Ask Yourself During my days as a field compliance auditor and then onto district management, I had a lot riding on my shoulders. Traveling store to store, completing evaluations, relaying that information to senior management and monitoring progress was quite the… Read More

Action Card Feature Spotlight – Document Library

Checklists, Oh My! As most multi-unit operators can attest – we have mountains of data, spreadsheets, checklists, forms, documents, planograms, 3-ring binders (I could go on and on!) to help in the day to day management of our businesses. Each of these have their purpose and are quite important to… Read More