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Making Video Surveillance Accessible To Small Retailers
11th March 2014
Christian Morin of VSaaS thinks cloud-based technology is allowing retailers and small franchises to deploy cost-effectively enterprise-grade security. For retailers big and small, preventing loss is a vital strategy to daily operations and business continuity. Although surveillance is a necessity … Continue reading
Spring Cleaning Time For Locksmiths
11th March 2014
Spring is the traditional time for having a clear-out – and Steve Clarke says that locksmiths, like anyone else in the security industry using vans, should begin with their refuelling. Marketing manager for The Fuelcard People, a Fuel Card Group … Continue reading
Van Users Missing A Trick
11th March 2014
Van users who think fuel cards are just about refuelling are missing a trick, according to Steve Clarke. He said: “A van user should realise that discount fuel is just the first reason for using fuel cards. Having the right … Continue reading
Solid Security With The Steel Stor From Securikey
11th March 2014
The Steel Stor range of cabinets from Securikey, a leading supplier of physical security products, offers a highly secure storage facility for the safekeeping of large bulky items such as Controlled Drugs (CD) in hospitals, examination papers and laptops in … Continue reading
Kasp Secures Increased Profits
4th March 2014
Kasp®, the leading brand in security from Carl Kammerling International, has extended its award winning range through the introduction of the Old English Padlock, K100 series. The launch of this premium quality product comes with a fantastic deal, meaning retailers … Continue reading
Networkable Portal Plus Access Control System With Added Versatility
27th February 2014
Videx Security’s Portal Plus networkable access control system is one of the most attractive and versatile systems of its kind currently available.  It is designed for use in buildings with multiple entrances and is expandable to provide control over an … Continue reading
Combining Heritage & Innovation At The Locksmith Expo
25th February 2014
Attending for the fifth consecutive year since the Nottingham show began in 2010, ASSA ABLOY Security Solutions, part of ASSA ABLOY UK, will be exhibiting at Locksmith Expo 2014. ASSA ABLOY Security Solutions will be showcasing its innovative offerings on … Continue reading
Reality Check On Retail Crime
25th February 2014
The opening month of 2014 may have brought some much-needed breathing space for businesses across the UK with signs that the UK economy is stabilising.  But a new Retail Crime Survey 2013 shows that crime continues to undermine growth and … Continue reading
New Lease Of Life For Historic Lock-Making Site
25th February 2014
The site of an historic lock-making firm in Willenhallis being taken over by an expanding manufacturing business specialising in products such as roller shutter doors, shopfronts and automatic doors.         1st Access UK Ltd, also based in the town, is investing … Continue reading
Looking Ahead To Another Exciting Year
25th February 2014
2013 was rather a special year for the Master Locksmiths Association (MLA) and 2014 also promises plenty in store. Here, Dr Steffan George, development director for the MLA outlines some of what members can look forward to as the year … Continue reading
Alpro Launches Optima Ce Marked Surface Door Closers Range
25th February 2014
RESPONSE TO CUSTOMER FEEDBACK The Alpro Architectural Hardware Division of IEC Limited has launched its new “Optima” range of fully CE certified surface door closers. As a direct result of constant customer feedback for new products, the door closer range … Continue reading
Avocet Sets Sights On Midlands With Paskin Appointment
25th February 2014
Avocet Hardware has appointed Karen Paskin as its new business development manager for the Midlands. The Brighouse-based company is currently seeking to re-establish its position as the leading player in the home window and door security market and sees business … Continue reading
End Of The Road For The ‘Tax Disc’
11th February 2014
From October 2014 motorists will no longer have to display their road tax disc in the windscreen of their vehicles. Motorists will still be paying Vehicle Excise Duty but the Treasury claims there will also be savings of £20m  for … Continue reading
Kaba Introduces The Ultimate Door Security Solution
11th February 2014
PAUL SPENCER, Kaba’s Head of Marketing for the UK and Ireland, explains the innovation that lies behind the company’s new pExtra+ and Kaba pExtra Guard cylinder family Kaba’s new innovative lock cylinder meets the TS007, British Kitemark approved, 1-star and … Continue reading