SARNIA, Ontario - In an effort to increase its presence in the residential security market, Damar Security Systems has begun offering an automated notification service for working parents whose school-age children arrive home to an empty house.
The program, called Latch Key Kids, tracks a specific userÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s exit and entry through a monitored security system using a user identification number associated with an individualÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s access code.
ST-AUGUSTIN, Quebec - The deadline has come and gone for SecurexÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s offer to purchase up to 971,050 shares of Microtec Enterprises, a provider of residential and commercial security services.
The offer, which was originally open for acceptance until March 26, had been extended until April 16, according to Kevin Hooke, vice president of corporate finance at Wellington West Capital and a spokesman for Securex.
EDMONTON, Alberta - ItÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s not often a disaster turns into a positive situation. But for Voxcom, a provider of security services throughout Canada, a fire that ripped through the companyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s headquarters last summer did just that.
CALGARY, Alberta - Stealth Alarms, a full-service alarm provider throughout Canada, has announced the end of long term contracts to its alarm service and the beginning of a month-to-month contract.
The program will require customers to place a down payment, which Stealth Alarm president Brad Morrison expects to be approximately $200, an administrative fee that turns into a monitoring credit after one year.
AlarmForce announces record first quarter earnings
TORONTO - AlarmForce, a manufacturer and installer of home alarm systems, has announced that the companyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s revenues for the quarter ending Jan. 31, 2004 increased $3.
After the sale, itÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s business as usual for alarm company
TOPEKA, Kan. - Industry watchers have been involved in heavy speculation regarding Protection OneÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Chapter 11 status, especially after Standard & PoorÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ratings Services recently lowered the companyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s credit rating to CCC-.
John Bergher, EVP of marketing and customer care for Sacramento, Calif.-based GHS Interactive Security, talks to Tess about the partnership GHS formed this spring with Solar Universe to offer homeowners a solution combining security, home automation and solar.