COVID-19 is a challenging situation for all of us within the Grocery Industry. It has affected us all deeply on a personal level at our homes and schools. Our top priority is the health and wellness of all our customers, partners and associates.
Providing your customers with the flexibility of paying for their groceries with *any* form of Tender. ApplePay, SamsungPay, EMVChip, EBT, FuelCards, NFC, Contactless, PaperWic, SmartCard eWic, Online eWic, VISA, MC, AMEX, DISC, Debit, eCheck, Online GiftCards, and any combination of tenders.
Full compliance and certified across the board. PCI and PA-DSS certified. Certified for Federal USDA SNAP and all State eWic programs. Full Integration provides a quick, low cost solution for Government Entitlement Programs. No need for costly Stand-Beside Terminals.
UpFront Software Inc. is primarily a computer software development company that specializes in Grocery Point-Of-Sale and Transaction Processing solutions for the Independent Grocery Industry. Our engineers and systems development analysts have well over a decade of Information Technology expertise combined with Grocery Industry Experience.
UpFront is partnered with Independent Grocery Solutions companies that provide local Installation, Service, Training and maintenance of your technology investment. Additionally, our working relationships, Value Added Resellers and Partners include many Industry leaders, executives within the payment processing industry and Fortune 500 companies. UpFront is a leader in providing Federal and State Government Entitlement Payment solutions to Grocery.
Support for Maine Women, Infants and Children Nutrition Program.
Direct Integration of Maine eWic 2020.
eWic Certified in ALL USA States
eWic Certified in New Jersey for 2020-21
(Georgia coming soon…)
Certified to offer the State of PA Offline SmartCard eWic. UpFront communicates directly via the chip that’s located on the recipients Card.
Direct Integration. No StandBeside Terminals Required.
We are a premier provider of data management systems and services for the public health community. Our diversified mix of services and solutions allows us to operate successfully throughout the United States. We have a vast array of offerings, which gives us a deeper perspective – one we can use to understand the whole picture. Built on family values, we operate with integrity. To us it’s more than just a company on the line, our legacy is at stake.
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PERCENTAGE OF PROJECT MANAGERS WHO ARE PMP-CERTIFIED
Secure and Direct Communications with EMV Chip Cards
No reliance on 3rd party semi-integration Software. UpFront communicates directly with the EMV Chip which results in a faster and more secure method of ‘talking’ to the consumer’s Credit / Debit Card.
Support for all major brands of cellular devices including Samsung and Apple.
UpFront talks to *ALL* Cellular Devices (including wearables!) that your customers walk in with including Contactless, TapnGo, Samsung MST, SamsungPay, ApplePay, NFC.
The USDA Food and Nutrition Service (FNS), incl Child Nutrition and SNAP.
Discover how UpFront has developed an integrated environment for Government Entitlement Programs for the SNAP program and eWic.
The UpFront System is specially designed to operate all aspects of a Grocery store from Price Maintenance, Receiving, Back Office Delivery from WareHouses, Integrated Accounts Receivable and more. Additionally, the UpFront System contains a unique Transaction Engine that can talk *directly* to Major Credit Card Processors without the need for 3rd party software and supports all forms of Government Entitlement Payment Systems including SNAP and eWic. UpFront brings an advanced high volume transaction software engine and provides these solutions as a low cost suite of applications to any sized Grocery Merchant from 1 lane and beyond. No Merchant is too small to benefit from our products. Here are just a couple of long term clients that own and operate their Grocery Stores powered by UpFront.
“We own and operate several supermarkets located across Colorado and Kansas. All of our locations have been running the UpFront System for over 15 years. Rick Martin and the guys at UpFront have always been quick to respond to our calls or texts. They are always willing to add new features to the system upon request, even during the chaos of the Pandemic. Thanks for the great support guys!”
Hugh & Denise Brown
Owners and Operators of Several MidWest Grocery Stores
“Advanced Retail and UpFront have been taking great care of our store technical operations since 2010. The UpFront System handles all aspects of our store in an effortless way. I rarely need to contact them which is a sign of a good product. Thanks for everything you do for us!”
Natural Living Center, Bangor Maine