• IDN - H. Hoffman, Inc. (BRANCH: St. Louis)

    Company • August 20th, 2008

  • IDN - H. Hoffman, Inc. (BRANCH: Indianapolis)

    Company • August 20th, 2008

  • CCTV Imports

    Company • August 15th, 2008

  • How to Win that CCTV Bid

    The amount of paperwork that is required in the bidding process may be enough to discourage some locksmiths from participating. It takes time for sure.

    Article • August 1st, 2008

  • Calibre Door Closers, Inc.

    Calibre is a master wholesale distributor of door closers and storefront door hardware to the trade.

    Company • June 18th, 2008

  • Norton Introduces 679 Touch Less Wall Switch

    Just wave your hand or move your body within the sensing field. No physical contact is required to activate the 679 wall switch.

    Article • June 1st, 2008

  • Alarmax Distributors Inc.

    18 locations nationwide

    Company • May 29th, 2008


    Free-hand drilling of a mortise pocket on a blank door is not recommended by most locksmiths. The use of a simple mortise jig makes the job easier and is more time efficient. PRO-LOK has come up with a neat tool.

    Article • May 1st, 2008

  • Thwarting the Big Box - We Are Tradesmen

    Take a moment and look at the market created with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). How can we apply this toward our safe sales and retrofits? Where’s that niche to carve out for us?

    Article • May 1st, 2008


    After thieves damaged the rear door at GPLA headquarters, the organization updated its security with a donated Securitech Trident three-point locking system and Select Products SL21 continuous hinge.

    Article • May 1st, 2008

  • Know Your Distributor: Lockmasters, Inc.

    As one of the oldest distributors in the industry, the Lockmasters name should be familiar to just about everyone. But, what a lot of people don’t realize is that there have been a lot of changes at Lockmasters over the last decade. When...

    Article • April 1st, 2008

  • Farina and Associates, Ltd.

    Providing security, antiterrorism and risk management to the global hospitality and tourism industry

    Company • March 6th, 2008


    PACLOCK’s hockey-puck lock model 2170XIC with “Sleeve-X” was installed in a Dodge Astro locksmith service van. The finished job looks good, is easy to use and adds a huge amount of security to an otherwise vulnerable vehicle.

    Article • March 1st, 2008

  • Automotive Update: Encrypted Technology News

    Bianchi is recalling and replacing TK30 chips with the new TK40, the next generation of the Electronic Crypto Chip. The TK40 chip will also allow locksmiths to program the new Ford remote head keys.

    Article • March 1st, 2008


    Kwikset is offering a large poster for display in locksmith stores. The poster contains an exploded view of the parts which comes in handy if a SmartKey lock should ever need parts or servicing.

    Article • February 1st, 2008