Strategic Partners

FMS Solutions Announces Partnership with MyHRConcierge

FMS Solutions and MyHRConcierge to Help Grocers Stay Compliant with Labor Laws

FMS Solutions ( has partnered with MyHRConcierge ( as a means to give grocers even more tools they need to stay up to date and compliant with today’s complex labor laws. FMS services over 3,500 independent grocery locations with accounting and payroll software and services, industry best practices, and benchmarking. MyHRConcierge provides workforce management services that allow business owners to focus on growing their business, rather than getting bogged down with HR Management.

This official partnership will give hundreds of independent grocers the opportunity to connect with MyHRConcierge’s suite of HR solutions. Participating retailers will now have access to affordable, best-in-class HR support to help them navigate complex state and federal labor laws.  

Fintech®offers a OneSource® solution with a suite of products and services that assist you with managing your beverage alcohol business. These products are fueled by the collection of purchasing data through electronic invoice fulfillment. Fintech provides Insight into purchasing habits and product cost, Resolution through reconciliation, purchase order and credit tools, and a highway for the seamless Exchange of Data. Fintech is the leading electronic funds transfer (EFT) provider, compliant and available for use in all fifty states. Servicing thousands of distributors and retailers nationwide, Fintech processes more than half a million invoices weekly, representing $23 billion in payments annually. For more information, visit and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

* A U.S. Chamber of Commerce Best Business of the Year winner

Since its founding in 1967, STCR has grown and changed with the industry.Our dedication to independent grocers, specialty food stores, ethnic food stores, natural/organic grocers and food co-ops has allowed us to understand the unique needs and challenges faced by our clients. We have developed smart solutions to help stores run more efficiently.Our customer is the independent grocer. We recognize that independent grocers do not always have the resources and/or time to support their technology. At STCR, we are in business to do just that. Our premier business partnership with Toshiba has enabled us to give our clients throughout the U.S., the Caribbean, and around the world the best products and service on the market today.With the 24/7 customer support we offer our clients, implementing and using our systems is easier than ever before.

BGBC Partners is a local certified public accounting and business consulting firm with offices located in downtown Indianapolis and Greenwood, Indiana. Through alliance with BGBC Partners, FMS is able to provide its clients with local tax, accounting, business and financial expertise in a highly collaborative environment.

210 Analytics helps FMS’ clients make operational, financial and tactical decisions with greater confidence through marketing research and data-centric marketing strategies. Shopper insights, workplace surveys or food retailing speeches, 210 Analytics presents results in easy-to-understand and impactful ways. Contact: Anne-Marie Roerink, Principal
Ph: 210.651.2719

HR Screening Services was founded in 1993 by Mike Fitzgerald and Keith Larmann. Mr. Fitzgerald and Mr. Larmann have over 30 years of experience in the Human Resources field in industries as diverse as retail, manufacturing, health care, education and consulting. Today, HR Screening Services works closely with large and small companies from every industry across the United States, including FMS, processing tens of thousands of background checks and retrieving hundreds of thousands in tax credits and incentives. By working together, FMS and HR Screening secure hundreds of thousands of dollars of federal and state tax credits and incentives every year for FMS clients through FMS Tax Screening Services.

Headquartered in Washington DC, The Food Partners is the nation's preeminent investment banking firm to the food industry. TFP provides merger, acquisition and divestiture services, private placements of debt and equity capital, financial restructuring, strategic advisory and loan portfolio services. Clients represent all segments of the food chain and include input, processing, manufacturing, distribution and retail companies as well as the most prominent capital sources to the food industry. TFP's principals serve clients from the Washington DC office and across the nation.

Recognizing the need for a consumer focused accounts payable auditing firm, Howard Martin & Associates was established in 1993 to provide clients with customized auditing capabilities. Together, FMS and Howard Martin handle all aspects of accounts payable audits for your independent retail grocery operation including vendor correspondence, production of comprehensive audit reports and recommendations based on audit findings. FMS clients benefit from Howard Martin's unique combination of computerized and manual techniques.

The Independent Grocers Alliance (IGA) was founded in 1926, bringing together independent grocers across the United States to ensure that the trusted, family-owned local grocery store remained strong in the face of growing chain competition.

Today, that entrepreneurial family business spirit is alive and well, and communities across the U.S. are being served by second, third and even fourth generation independent IGA retailers. And IGA is expanding across the globe, as well; IGA's Hometown Proud stores can now be found all around the world.

In a time of cookie-cutter chains, IGA stores stand out as distinctively unique, just like the communities they serve. Stop in your local IGA and experience shopping the IGA way—with a promise of neighborly service from people you know and trust.