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Don’t panic: new emergency exit handle
17th April 2020
A new lever operated outside access device has been launched that allows emergency exit doors in commercial buildings to also become entrance doors without compromising the security of the property. In many cases, doors that are part of the emergency … Continue reading
Burg-Wächter offers community security kits through Secure Communities Scheme
3rd April 2020
Burg-Wächter has today announced it is amending its unique outreach scheme that offers support to community causes.  While the Burg-Wächter Secure Communities Scheme is suspending its cash awards due to the current situation with COVID-19, it is continuing to offer … Continue reading
Snickers LITEWork Working Clothes for the Summer
3rd April 2020
The innovative new quick-drying fabrics in this lightweight workwear make them a must for the summer months. A change of season means a change of focus on what you wear on site. That’s why Snickers NEW LITEWork clothing can help … Continue reading
Lock Lock is Sweet too
3rd April 2020
LockLock, the security handle from Brisant Secure, now comes suited with the Sweet letterbox, numerals and a newly designed two-part knocker.  Not only does it come in all the standard colours you would expect, but also now in rose gold.  … Continue reading
Abloy launches mobile digital key and extremely weatherproof Bluetooth padlock
3rd April 2020
Announced today, the new ABLOY® BEAT locking solution includes a novel digital key, a mobile app and an IP68-rated, weatherproof Bluetooth padlock. The future-proof solution is designed to boost operational efficiency while securing critical infrastructure, commercial institutions and industry sites. … Continue reading
IronmongeryDirect ranked in top 250 UK retailers
3rd April 2020
IronmongeryDirect has been named as one of the top 250 retailers in the RXUK Top500 2020 report, following its performance-led analysis of how leading retailers sell in the UK. The RetailX Top500 Report independently ranks the performance of the largest … Continue reading
Meesons Announce HVM Distributor Agreement with PPG
25th March 2020
Meesons, the UK’s leading specialists in entrance control solutions, has announced an exclusive agreement with Perimeter Protection Group (PPG) to distribute its Hostile Vehicle Mitigation (HVM) solutions. The exclusive distributor agreement covers the installation and maintenance of PPG HVM products … Continue reading
Kasp Further Strengthens its Combination Padlocks Range
20th March 2020
Designed and manufactured to the high standards people have come to expect from Kasp, its range of premium quality combination locks is set to be further strengthened with two exciting new additions.  Specifically designed for convenience and optimum weather protection, … Continue reading
Yale DWS and SWC Trade Frames celebrate 15-year partnership
20th March 2020
Scarborough-based trade fabricator SWC Trade Frames has been an advocate of Yale’s product range for over 15 years, particularly its multipoint door locks and most recently, its Platinum 3 Star cylinder. Plus, the company was the very first to launch … Continue reading
Supplying safety critical products to the rail industry
20th March 2020
The UK railway industry has set out its  plans for the future of the rail sector, including completion of major projects, clean air policies and a long-term plan for infrastructure renewals and enhancements. With more investment and commitment predicted for … Continue reading
Codelocks’ expanding product range opens up new uses for digital and smart locks
20th March 2020
Codelocks has been designing digital locks for over 15 years, and in 2019 was declared Keyless Entry Company of the Year by the National Locksmith Awards. In recent years, it has been adding smart locks to its growing range, combining … Continue reading
Securing Britain’s Business With Van Guard Locks
20th March 2020
Leading British manufacturer of commercial vehicle accessories, Van Guard have recently entered the auto locksmith market by launching their own range of aftermarket Van Locks and shielding products. With van security the fastest growing sector in van accessories due to … Continue reading
Institute of Architectural Ironmongers announces new chair
16th March 2020
Professional development and nurturing new industry talent are among the top priorities of the new Institute of Architectural Ironmongers’ (IAI) chair. Deborah Cannon was announced as the new national chair at the IAI AGM at the Hallmark Hotel, Gloucester on … Continue reading
Yale’s Postmaster Professional TS008 letterplate ticks all the boxes for meeting standards and fire door compliance
6th March 2020
Yale understands that keeping up to date on the latest security standards can often be confusing. From fire door compliance to meeting PAS 24:2016, there are a number of factors to be considered. In the UK, current guidance states that … Continue reading