Cat5 Commerce

Delivering an extraordinary shopping experience

As an Internet Retailer Top 500 e-retailer, Cat5 Commerce operates a handful of e-commerce stores catering to the tactical, military and work markets. Our customers can expect an intuitive user experience, from the moment they hit our site to when their order arrives on their doorstep.

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Our Stores

Each Cat5 e-commerce destination caters to a niche community of avid gear enthusiasts. Our stores tout top brands, outstanding customer service and competitive pricing, all on user-friendly storefronts. was built from the ground up to serve law enforcement officers, military personnel, first responders and other members of the public safety community.

We outfit workers in the footwear, apparel and equipment that can handle the toughest of tasks and job sites.


Executive Leadership Andrew Hoefener CEO // Cat5 Commerce

Andrew joined Cat5 in April 2007 as President. He oversees daily operations with an emphasis on creating deep customer engagement through persuasive marketing. As a champion for many of Cat5's strategic partnerships, Andrew continuously seeks opportunities to work with world-class brands, allowing us to delight our customers in the process.

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The Culture

Cat5 is a team of hard-working, passionate individuals who genuinely enjoy working and collaborating with each other. We wear the gear on our site and live our brands, so we can vouch for its superior craftsmanship.

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Chad Weinman // Founder

"The online shopping experience is becoming more sophisticated every day, and we strive to be on the forefront of serving our customers best."

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Voted Best place to work in Stl Today St. Louis Post Dispatch

Voted best place to work

To be a Top Workplace, organizations must meet strict standards for organizational health. Employers were rated on seven different factors, including but not limited to health, effectiveness, values, cooperation and connection. Cat5 Commerce was recognized for its top-tier benefits package and extracurricular company events.

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