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World Cup Competition

Only one team will take home the trophy but get your sums right and you could take home two Vanlocks – a definite winner in vehicle security. What’s the average of 64? Sounds like a daft question, but there are 64 matches to be played. 48 in the group stages, 8 in the next round, […]

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If trademarks never expire, what’s the point of a patent?

Throwing light on the issue that’s got the industry talking A lot of manufacturers make substantial claims for their products and although it’s not our style, many take the opportunity to rubbish a competitor’s offering. Gaining an edge is important, but sometimes that edge is gained on the back of misleading information or half-truths. Right […]

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Neil Furness joins the team at Access 2

I am pleased to announce the appointment of Neil Furness as our new Regional Sales Manager for the North. Neil joined us on Monday, 9th April, and with a considerable track record in our industry, I’m sure he’ll hit the ground running. Neil’s previous position was with M. Marcus (ISEO), where for the past 4 […]

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Costing our construction industry?

                    The recent furore over the Government’s decision to award the contract for the post-Brexit, blue British passport to a French-based business is understandable. So, however, are the reasons for the Government’s decision – the savings are considerable. And of course, as a nation, post the […]

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Your data security matters. To us.

There’s a new acronym causing a lot of consternation in the business world right now. GDPR. We’ll forgive you if you’ve not taken much interest – after all, General Data Protection Regulations don’t sound all that exciting, do they? With the fact that this bit of legislation is a European directive and an imminent Brexit, […]

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Choose keys with patent protection – here’s why

                  When choosing to install a masterkey system, you’ll be thinking about the building, about different user groups and their access needs. No doubt you’ll want to stick to a budget while ensuring appropriate levels of security. But you could also be thinking about convenience – how […]

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No gain without pain? 

                  We’re upgrading our broadband systems, and it’s possible that you might experience some disruption as a result. It should only be a short-term issue, but email messages might not get through to us and data downloads could be slow or interrupted during this period. We’re upgrading […]

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Van lock

A simple way to enhance vehicle security

Theft of tools or cargo from vans is all too common an occurrence. It’s not just a matter of replacing the items that have been stolen – van break-ins can leave people unable to work, behind on their schedules, losing contracts and facing higher insurance costs. Vehicle manufacturers are improving security on their latest models, […]

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Regional Sales Manager- North

A market leader in the supply of masterkeyed cylinder locks and supplier of access control, security systems based in the North East. It has built its reputation and brand through delivering high quality innovative products and outstanding exceptional customer service. Our route to market is mostly through the architectural ironmonger / security provider although with […]

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