Before discovering Zinc, BioTek field teams depended on a myriad of communication tools (email, texting, phone calls) to connect on the move. Yet these tools presented challenges to communicating in the moment. Many field teams (service, sales, etc.) were weighed down by email traffic as these team members don’t spend the majority of their day sitting at a desk. The high volume of email made it difficult to separate out the critical items from broader company information, newsletters or more general service updates.