Since 2014 Science has provided technology strategy and support to independent retailers, restaurants, and coffee shops throughout Chicago and LA. In a modern age of retail technology, customers are changing the way they shop, browse, order food or engage with their local businesses. For many businesses without a formal IT staff it can be a lot to manage. 

We understand the importance of an independent business owners’ time whether it’s scheduling staff, ordering new inventory, or most importantly - focusing on customer service. We take care of the research and troubleshooting IT issues so you don’t have to. Our Scientists are much more than just your “IT Guys”, we get to know your business and your staff so we can provide support every step of the way.

Areas of expertise include but are not limited to: 

  • Point-of-Sale

  • Wifi

  • PCI Compliance

  • Surveillance

  • Analytics

  • Websites

  • E-commerce

  • Online-ordering




Andy Freivogel


Andy is a twenty-five year veteran of both technology and retail, with extensive experience in the specialty coffee industry. Additionally, Freivogel spent many years creating specialized data networks and systems for end-user support in the residential digital services arena.




Luisa has combined experience in both arts and retail management. Her involvement in art galleries and art museums, as well as specialty retailers has lead to the creation of many brand-focused strategies for independent retailers.