TOPEKA, Kan. - Protection One, a commercial and residential security provider, has announced that it has reached an agreement with the Quadrangle Group to extend two standstill agreements in regard to the companyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s debt status.
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.
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.