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Securicor, Group 4 Falck hammer out plans

The companies make it official; a merger and formation of a new company is in the works

LONDON - After weeks of talks and speculation among security analysts, Securicor and Group 4 Falck announced in late February they will pursue plans to merge their security businesses.
The merger would create one of the world’s largest security companies, second only to Securitas with an estimated $7 billion in sales.

It’s signed, sealed and delivered

Frisco Bay acquisition by Stanley Works a done deal

ST. LAURENT, Quebec—Right on cue, Stanley Works in early March completed its acquisition of systems integrator Frisco Bay, its second purchase of a systems integration company in North America.

SST begins southern expansion


NORRISTOWN, Pa. - Systems integrator SST is expanding its presence into the southeastern part of the country with its acquisition of Innovative Security Systems Inc.

Regional quest prompts move west


AKRON, Ohio - The Comm Group is going west, so to speak, as part of its effort to become a regional provider of integrated security, telecommunications, and structured cabling services.

Late last year the company opened an office here, its first location outside its hometown of Robinson Township, Pa.

SecureOne completes its metamorphosis


JACKSONVILLE BEACH, Fla. - Three years ago officials at SecureOne Protection Services embarked on a mission to evolve from a traditional residential security company to become a systems integrator serving the Northeast Florida market.


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Integrator, visitor management company partner

AVON, Mass. - Systems integrator Mac Systems has become an authorized EasyLobby dealer.

From one spin-off, two new companies emerge


TOLEDO, Ohio - Kim Klewer is returning to his roots in more ways than one.

Earlier this year, Klewer reclaimed the systems integration side of the business he sold to diversified media company Block Communications in 1998.

1st Digital takes a unique approach


KENNEBUNK, Maine—A new security company has begun making inroads in the digital surveillance market by partnering with systems integrators, IT experts and salespeople across the country.

But 1st Digital Surveillance is not your typical security company.



SSN News Poll August 2016

The final sunset date for 2G—Dec. 31, 2016—is fast approaching. Speakers at last year’s Honeywell CONNECT conference said that dealers needed to get started. John Loud said in early 2016 that avoiding the hassle of 2G conversions would result in more companies looking to sell. Where is your company in the sunset?

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