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Trophex 2014 Is Fast Approaching!
3rd December 2013
  Trophex is the exhibition for the trophy, awards and personalisation industry whether you are an exhibitor or a visitor. Trophex is an essential exhibition for the industry and the perfect show for exhibitors to give live demonstrations, launch new … Continue reading
Selling Online Is The Way Forward
3rd December 2013
Is the internet good or bad for our industry? It is a question that has often been asked when a locksmith has quoted a price to replace a lock only to find the customer says, “thanks, but I can get … Continue reading
Ifsec Istanbul Conquers The Region
3rd December 2013
IFSEC Istanbul, organised by UBM Live, has closed its doors for 2013 following a very successful launch event on 30 September – 2nd October. The inaugural IFSEC Istanbul welcomed more than 2,000 visitors from across South eastern Europe, Central Asia … Continue reading
Sterling & Burg-Wächter Offer Strength & Depth At The Mla Show
3rd December 2013
  This year’s MLA Expo show offered Locksmiths the opportunity to see the strength and depth of products soon to be available from the newly combined Sterling Locks and Burg Wächter company. Locksmiths visiting the stand were delighted with Burg-Wächter’s … Continue reading
Predicting Crime Trends – Is It Crystal Ball Gazing?
3rd December 2013
Trying to second-guess crime trends is a thankless task; you may as well gaze at a crystal ball.  Frequently, a widely disconnected event will have a far reaching and totally unforeseen effect on crime levels, both positively and negatively.  In … Continue reading
Tommy Walsh Urge’s The Industry To Look After Their Feet Through Autumn
3rd December 2013
Autumn is officially here. The weather’s getting colder and the darkness is drawing in, but it doesn’t mean that your feet have to suffer. Protecting yourself whilst working in difficult conditions is of paramount importance for all construction and engineering … Continue reading
Celebrating Record Sales In Milestone Year
3rd December 2013
Pioneering safety company, Jackloc, has celebrated its 10th anniversary with record sales. The British family-run firm launched the Jackloc, the original universal cable window restrictor, in 2003. It has since gone from strength to strength, selling more than half a … Continue reading
Job Opportunities At Surelock Mcgill Ltd
19th November 2013
We are currently looking to recruit a full time technical standards and group design and accreditations manager to work with technical team on product design and development, and lead the testing and certification of new products to latest international security … Continue reading
Abus Make Free Tooling Available With Specification Cylinder Packages
19th November 2013
If you’ve ever considered  becoming involved in restricted sections, now’s the perfect opportunity because ABUS is offering free tooling worth over £600 on two cylinder start-up packages. The tooling is required on ABUS’ specification suites as the keys have a … Continue reading
First Company Approved To New Lpcb Padlock Security Standard
19th November 2013
Henry Squire and Sons Limited have become the first company to achieve LPCB approval of their padlocks to the latest LPCB physical security standard, LPS 1654 Issue 1.0 Requirements and testing procedures for the LPCB approval and listing of padlocks. … Continue reading
Avocet Unlocks Abs Sales Potential With Pearce Appointment
13th November 2013
Brighouse-based Avocet Hardware has appointed Raymond Pearce as head of UK sales for its ABS snap-secure lock system. The ABS lock, which was the first of its type to be accredited to the new British Standard TS007 (3-star) and is … Continue reading
Codelocks Develops Audit Trail Capability For Digital Door Locks
5th November 2013
Manage and program access codes with accompanying software Newbury, Berkshire, 28 October 2013  – Codelocks, a leading manufacturer of standalone access control products, has launched a digital lock that enables managers to easily control and monitor door access. The CL5000AT tubular … Continue reading
Sale Of The Century: Kasp Launches Customer Loyalty Promotion
5th November 2013
Kasp, the leading security brand from Carl Kammerling International, has announced the launch of its biggest ever customer deal – the ‘Kasp Free Stock Giveaway’. As part of its ongoing promise to provide unrivalled customer support to its stockists, this … Continue reading
Healthy Growth In Cylinders For Kenrick
5th November 2013
The order books have been overflowing for Kenrick’s recently launched range of cylinders, with the company reporting record sales volumes at four times higher than expected. The healthy growth at the West Bromwich based company follows a recent report from … Continue reading