Locks and Security News: your weekly locks and security industry newsletter
11th February 2015 Issue no. 251
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KD 900/200 Remotes, Blades and Badges
ERA Group / Homesafe stand B26
Our range of market leading diagnostic testers including the MVPPro and Zedfull and our range of key cutting machines including Futura, Ninja, Miracle 6 & 9 electronic machines and the An-san duplication machines will be on demonstration by our specialists, this will enable you to consider and compare your options whilst receiving great advice.
New learning materials for updated security qualifications
Download Cisco 2015 Annual Security Report
Understand how attackers are taking advantage of gaps between defender intent and their actions in order to conceal malicious activity and evade detection.
The new Kite Elite anti-snap cylinder range will be showcased. The cylinders offer a TS 007 3 Star Kitemark rating, which offers ultimate protection against cylinder attacks.
Launched in January 2015, Securikey's Mini Vault 3 safe range was developed in response to customer requests for a larger safe that could accommodate standard till drawers and large binders in addition to cash and other valuables.
Broadband Security Centre stand B16
Install the latest 4th generation wireless security with 64 zone panels sending images with audio sent using 868 MHz and not Wi-Fi up to 650 metres range from battery powered combined camera detectors indoors or outdoors.
Safe Ventures (UK) Ltd
Mul-T-Lock (UK) stands B12 - B12A
Debuting at the show is the innovative key free retrofit motorised cylinder which is operable by your choice of credential, fob, fingerprint, smart phone
Hikvision introduces Mini Fisheye Camera to "Easy IP" range
Pro-Vision to offer Videx Portal Plus range
Introducing the TradeLocks uPVC Door Opening Kit
You may recognise us from BBC's Break in Britain, which demonstrated how well the product works and created huge interest and demand from both trade and general customers.
MPL specialise in supplying specialist uPVC spares and repairs to the trade, all at great prices with next day delivery. Why not give us a try?
HomeGUARD+Plus - is all of the above but has installed within the bag a Heat Detection Tube (Extinguisher) the +Plus version should be installed where there is an extreme threat to life - Arson Attack.
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Below you can find the latest on the upcoming LockExpo in Nottingham, as well as the latest part of our rolling show preview that will appear each week from now until the show begins!
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This Week's News
Tradesmen and Screwfix visit treasury for talks on how to improve small business growth
Late last month a group of Screwfix's 'Top Tradesmen' travelled to Number 11 to meet with Chancellor George Osborne to discuss how the current picture for UK tradesmen was looking and what else could be done to encourage further business growth across their sectors.
As 2014's national finalists and winner of the annual search for 'Britain's Top Tradesmen' by Screwfix, the tradesmen were delighted to have the opportunity to share their thoughts on how to keep business booming.
China Lock Industry Expo 2015 to be held in May
China Lock Industry Expo (Lock China 2015), an exhibition and conference that promotes new innovations in the lock Industry, such as biometric locks, will be held at the Pazhou Complex in Guangzhou, China from May 9th through 11th.
Lock Industry Expo will feature demonstrations of the latest in mechanical locks, electronic smart locks featuring biometrics, lock cylinders, lock making equipment, accessories and other related products.
Custom cylinder mastersuite facilities from UAP
UAP Limited is able to create bespoke Mastersuite orders using their team of fully qualified, experienced in-house locksmiths. These knowledgeable professionals are all BSi Kitemark-accredited, which means that when they physically mastersuite the cylinders, the Kitemark status of these cylinders is not affected.
Cylinder mastersuite services are ideal for large and small hotels and B&B's as well as apartment buildings, university blocks, sheltered accommodation, commercial premises and local authorities.
In recent days BMW have made the headlines. Experts from ADAC (the German Automobile Association) announced that they have managed to 'hack' BMW's ConnectedDrive - but is this true and if so, should we be worried?
Lockwood Locks change to "Kinetic Defence"
The Lockwood Brand is an Australian range of premium domestic and commercial locks which is well branded and very much an Australian icon.
Lockwood locks are available in almost all hardware shops and sold by locksmiths throughout Australia. The domestic range of Lockwood locks are easily recognisable with their traditional red and white packaging which is one of the most well branded and trusted in Australia.
The annual Lockexpo, sponsored by Tradelocks
Is ready to run on the 7th and 8th March 2015. The Venue is East Midlands Conference Centre, Nottingham University NG7 2RJ. Training sessions are available on the website on a first come basis - even the Free seminars have to be booked so we do not overcrowd the rooms.
Available for the FIRST TIME at Lockexpo will be a bring and buy board - THAT IS you post the item you have for sale how much and your contact details. If you are at the show you can do the deal there and then - If not you can contact and sort it out afterwards.
If you cannot attend then send an e-mail to [email protected] and I will put it on the board for you.
If you have never attended please register - if you have been before get your QR code it really does speed entry. Parking is free everywhere at the weekend on the campus site, even if the car park is full. See the website for travel details www.lockexpo.co.uk
Security Solutions to exhibit StrongBOLT range at the Locksmith Expo 2015
Attending for the sixth consecutive year since the show began in 2010, Security Solutions, a division of ASSA ABLOY UK, will be exhibiting at the Locksmith Expo 2015.
Silca is a global leader in key blanks and key cutting and key duplicating machinery. The company will be showing its latest ranges of electrical and mechanical key cutting and key duplicating machines.
Visitors will be able to see live demonstrations and Silca's staff will be on hand to offer help and technical advice. The company will also preview some exciting new products.
T. 01293 531134
Nigel Waters Hardware stand B25a - B37
The Team at Nigel Waters Hardware are looking forward to meeting all customers, old and new
Our popular "Sales" tables will feature this time next to our main stand, allowing you the opportunity to grab some truly amazing bargains - 1st come 1st served so please don't miss out on this now legendary sales stock
D and E Architectural stand B19
D&E Architectural Hardware are wholesale distributors of high quality architectural ironmongery.
Showcasing the award winning GEMINY range our brands include NHN, Nitto, KWS, HELM, BSW hinges, SAG locks, LIOBEX, IBFM, APC ITEC, Socona, Menova, Groom plus a comprehensive range of Door Viewers including BULLET PROOF and fire rated models.
T. 01733 896123
At Sentinel we specialise in producing the ultimate outdoor key safe. Part of Credit Card Keys Ltd, we use only the toughest materials and most innovative designs to manufacture a secure an easy to use key safe.
It is our third year exhibiting at the show, following the success of ALEXPO, we are on stand ...C6.. pop over for a chat. We have used our knowledge of insurance, risk management and your industry to develop a bespoke product, with a range of industry specific cover extensions that are designed with the Locksmith industry in mind.
Our cover is the most comprehensive on the market and we will tailor each policy to suit your locksmith business - whatever the size.
T. 0845 686 1800
The leading brands of Sterling & Burg-Wachter will be on display at Stand B25. Sterling continues to offer the locksmith great value across a broad range of quality security products, including Padlocks, Door Security & Post Boxes.
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Register now for UKAN anonymisation clinics and workshops
The UK Anonymisation Network (UKAN) is holding four half day workshops and four clinic sessions between now and the end of March to help organisations who are responsible for anonymising their data.
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