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!

Contact Mark Carney at (262) 349-1089.


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!

Contact Terry Everett at (608) 278-2235.

Internal Accounting

If you have accounts payable questions, please contact Accounts Payable at (608)-271-4500.
If you have accounts receivable questions, please contact Craig Neuens at (608) 278-2219.

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.

Contact Nan Strennen at (608) 227-2656.

Information Technology

Certco IT offers a variety of services to our customers. From handheld order machines to our comprehensive customer and vendor portals, we help you do business. We provide website hosting, design, and development, and a variety of digital marketing services from social media to email marketing and online advertising. Our trained technicians also provide phone and email support for order machine issues.

Contact Chris Ethen at (608) 227-2713.

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Certco Solutions

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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 an affordable cost 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.

Contact Paul Frey at (608) 963-7910.

Trade Shows

Certco 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.

Certco Handheld Ordering and Support Devices

Honeywell EDA50 and Zebra QL620

The Honeywell EDA50 is our current order machine. It allows retailers to order products from Certco and provide the person on the floor key information to help plan their ordering. Certco partners with Honeywell and Zebra to provide our clients with Honeywell’s mobile handheld computer ordering system and shelf tag printing solutions. 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

Certco warehouses

We currently have just under 1 million sq. ft. of distribution space with room to grow. We distribute over 59,000 items for today’s independent grocery retailer.