Certco Services

Retail Support

Our Retail Support staff is an extension of your business, helping out where and whenever needed. Whatever the project or issue you are working on, our expert staff is at your disposal. All of our retail support staff members have many years of retail experience. They have been in your shoes and can relate to your needs and help you with a wide variety of things whether it's Meat, Deli, Bakery, produce, centerstore or any operational needs. We are skilled in remerchandising, consulting, gross profit analysis, strategic planning, and many other business related challenges. Contact us today!

E: Mark Carney, Sales/Merchandising P: (262) 349-1089

Advertising

Certco's full service Advertising Department can give you the ad program you need to compete in your market. Marketing, branding and advertising that help position your store in your market. We can develop programs that promote your image and position in the marketplace. Your brand is your identity. Information Bulletins, Order Guides and Custom Print Options. Our full service print shop supplies you materials and great quality printing services. Let us know how we can help you!

E: Terry Everett

P: (608) 278-2235

Retail Accounting

Certco provides a full service Retail Accounting Department. We offer a wide range of accounting services including; preparing monthly bank reconciliations, compilation of monthly financial statements which include a balance sheet and income statement, a sales per week per labor hour comparison and others as necessary and requested. Prepare and file monthly state sales tax returns, prepare corporate and individual income tax returns of store owners, process payroll weekly and biweekly, prepare quarterly tax forms, year-end tax forms including the W-2, schedule full store inventories as necessary.

E: Buffi SchadeP: (608) 278-2254

E: Debbie BelyP: (608) 278-2255

Information Technology

Certco offers full front to back end retail system support. We are a certified reseller of ECRS Catapult system. We offer POS pricing and Item info Support. A handheld ordering device that provides key item information. Custom customer portal. Website hosting, design and development and Social Media Support. Plus we can be your full service IT support staff for all of your IT needs.

E: Joe Dempich

P: (608) 278-2224

Certco Solutions

Certco offers several solutions to today’s independent retailer, from the latest in retail technology, incentive programs and other turnkey services you can provide to your customer. All designed to keep you competitive at affordable costs to you.

Store Planning

Remodeling, building ground up? We can help! We will guide you through the process and keep you on schedule. New equipment and those hard to get supplies are not hard to get for Certco. We belong to one of the largest buying groups for supermarkets in the country. Being a Certco member also means your cost on equipment will be the lowest available, you own the company so we are not putting a lot of markup on what you buy.

E: Larry Olson

P: (608) 220-5878

Trade Shows

We have a Spring and Fall trade show, deli/bakery seminars and meat seminars to help keep you involve, informed and up to date with everything that is going on in the grocery industry. So don't miss out on these great events.

Retail Front to Back End Retail System

Certco offers full front to back end retail system support. We are a certified reseller of ECRS Catapult system which is a front-store systems including point-of-sale and self-checkout, to comprehensive back office, warehouse, and inventory management solutions. ECRS provides automation solutions for single-store and chain grocery retailers. The core of the ECRS technology framework is CATAPULT™ retail automation software fueled by proprietary LogicSync business logic and methodologies. CATAPULT enables grocers to control their operations precisely from the point-of-sale to the back office and everywhere in between. Users benefit from detailed back office reporting which provides real-time information on stock movement, inventory, customer profiles and virtually every other aspect of your business, all with the click of a mouse. CATAPULT is a flexible solution that offers a wide array of customizable options to fit specific business needs. A customizable core application coupled with an extensive line of modular plug-ins and hardware options provide independent grocers with the actionable insight they need to make intelligent business decisions in a competitive marketplace.

 Certco Handheld Ordering and Support Devices

The Motorola MC1000 is a rugged handheld device that allow the retailers to order product from Certco and provide the person on the floor key information to help plan their ordering. Certco partners with Motorola and Quest Solutions to provide our clients with Motorola’s MC1000 mobile handheld computer ordering system. We provide a customized ordering application designed by Grocery professionals and Grocery end users. Our ordering application evolves regularly as new features and updates are deployed to meet your needs.

Our Warehouses

We currently have just under 1 million sq. ft. of distribution center with room to grow. We currently distribute over 57,000 items for today's independent grocery retailer.