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Cash Management Solutions for Point of Sale

Rugged and reliable cash registers from APG Solutions


BlueStar is the premier distribution partner for APG Solutions

APG Cash Drawer powers cash management and cash register solutions across retail industries worldwide to globally enhance efficiency and security at the POS.

APG Cash Drawer is a privately held corporation based in Minneapolis, Minnesota that manufactures a broad range of high-quality cash drawers and other related products with thousands of domestic and international customers.

APG's Corporate Mission

At APG Cash Drawer, we create and deliver superior value for customers, employees and owners by providing high quality products and services, fulfilling employment experiences, and profitable growth.

Fulfilling Our Mission

We focus solely on designing and manufacturing superior quality cash register drawers and related products. Because we specialize in mass customization, we're able to efficiently satisfy a large variety of needs with more than 1000 SKUs of standard and custom cash register drawers.We take pride in the fact that our customers depend on our high level of quality. So, we've been ISO 9001 registered since 1999.

Our Beginning

APG began in the early 1970's when two employees of UMI Company Inc. (UMI) designed and developed a steel cash drawer. In 1978, APG was formed as a separate company for the assembly, marketing, and sales of the cash drawer product line.

Our Expansion

At the end of the first year, our cash drawer company had ten employees and leased a 7,000 square foot space in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota. As the business grew, APG eventually expanded to 14,000 square feet at that location. In the fall of 1993, plans were made to move APG Cash Drawer and the Atlas Manufacturing painting facility, a sister company, into a 40,000 square foot building. This facility has been expanded to 60,000 feet and is now dedicated solely to APG's manufacturing. In 2008, UMI sold its shares to a group of private investors and the APG Management team, and the company became APG Cash Drawer, LLC.

Our Reputation

During our history of more than 30 years, APG Cash Drawer has built a reputation as the supplier of the most durable and dependable cash drawers in the industry. APG's products can be found in a variety of retail environments, including fast food, hospitality, fine dining, gasoline service stations, mass merchandising, convenience stores, and general retail applications.



Martha Pratt

Business Development Manager


859-371-4423 Ext. 3231


mpratt [at]