Celebrating over 30 years in business,

Service Central, Inc. is located 40 miles south of Chicago in Steger, Illinois and is a certified Women’s Business Enterprise. We manufacture solutions, and many of our products originated from customer ideas. Manufacturing in the USA and abroad allows us to shorten lead times while taking advantage of cost-saving opportunities. Service Central, Inc. is dedicated to being responsive to your needs. From our quick quote process to our next day delivery, we are in business to service our clients.  Metal carts, cabinets, and security locks are provided to manufacturers in amusement, gaming, vending, laundry, and appliance industries. Contact us if you have an additional requirement not listed on our website. We can quote, manufacture, and ship quantities of 1 to 10,000 pcs.

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President and Founder Rita Traxler began her career as an electrical engineer working for a video game manufacturer. Providing technical support and service to distributors across the USA, Rita founded Service Central, Inc. in 1984.  Today she oversees the sale, service, and on-time delivery of all security locks, carts, and cabinets.  When you have a support and service expert heading up the company, you know that you, the customer, are truly king!

Production Manager Bob Traxler was involved with the manufacturing of standard and exotic metal components for the military and aerospace industry for 15 years.  At Service Central, Inc. Bob oversees all assembly processes and all on-site installations of security hardware.  Bob also interfaces with suppliers. With keen attention to detail, he verifies that products conform to high-performing, preset standards, maintaining Service Central, Inc.’s philosophy of zero tolerance for non-conforming parts.