DGN offers clients depth of expertise, breadth of services, personalized attention


As the retail industry continues to evolve, the number of challenges that businesses face is growing. Market shifts, technology changes, increases in competition and cybersecurity threats are all factors that have roadblocked retail businesses in recent years.   

At Dennis, Gartland & Niergarth, we understand not only these broad industry challenges, but also the specific hurdles that different types of retail businesses face. We are fully prepared to help you meet these challenges head on, whether that means navigating local, state, and federal tax obligations, shoring up your IT infrastructure to safeguard sensitive customer data, or assessing the cost and feasibility of transitioning part of your business to an e-commerce model.

We have significant experience with start-up businesses in the e-commerce space and provide guidance to our clients on how to thrive and scale.

We have provided retail accounting services for a variety of different businesses, including retailers in the following industries:

  • Clothing and apparel
  • Grocery
  • Gift
  • Sporting goods
  • Jewelry
  • Drugstores
  • Hardware
  • Tech/electronics
  • Auto supply
  • Home improvement

Whether you need assistance with profitability analysis or a growth plan, Dennis, Gartland & Niergarth can help. Contact Heidi Wendel or Jim Shumate from our retail team to get started.

Heidi Wendel
(231) 946-1722

Jim Shumate
(231) 946-1722

Retail Industry Services at Dennis, Gartland & Niergarth