Why Do Criminals Target Retail Stores

Posted by on Feb 10, 2020 in Security | No Comments

How a Criminal Sees your Retail Store When you set up your retail store, you likely did so with your potential customers in mind.  You likely set up your store with a focus on how it looks to your customers and how it functions for those browsing your store. You may have even set it […]

Why Access Control is So Important for Retail Stores

The importance of retail store access control and how physical security gates help. The Importance of Access Control at Retail Stores Retail stores have many security considerations to keep in mind. One of the most important – and unfortunately one that is sometimes overlooked – is access control. Controlling access within a store is critical […]

Hallway Access Control for Schools

Security gates are excellent tools for hallway access control at schools, offices, and many other buildings. The Importance of Hallway Access Control Access control is critical in nearly every property. No building wants to let strangers, visitors, or even invited guests wander around their location with free access to the entire facility. This is how […]

Protecting Pop-Up Retailers

Pop-up retail kiosks inside larger stores are becoming increasingly popular. Find out how to keep these stores secure with mobile security gates and physical protection Using Mobile Security Gates to Secure Pop-Up Retailers The retail landscape is changing. One way it’s evolving is that smaller “pop-up” retailers and brand kiosks inside larger retail stores are […]

Layered Physical Security Approach, After-Hours Crime Prevention

Protecting a Business After-Hours Means Using a Layered Approach After-hours, criminals want to break into businesses to steal cash, merchandise, and anything else they can get their hands on. Businesses, of course, want to prevent this from happening. While there is a wide variety of different security and loss prevention tools out there that promise […]

Xpanda Launches a New Guide to Protecting Businesses with Physical Security

Xpanda Launches a New Guide to Protecting Businesses with Physical Security

New Guide Explains How Strong Visual and Physical Protection is Crucial for After-Hours Security Xpanda is a North American leader in the manufacture, supply, and installation of security gates and related products. With 24 years of experience at keeping businesses of all sizes and types secure, Xpanda’s mission is to provide the best protection for […]

Loading Dock Safety Gate Security Tips

How to Secure Your Warehouse with Loading Dock Safety Gates Warehouses are frequent targets for criminals. They often have many valuables inside and, since staff at these facilities tend to be very busy, there isn’t always someone watching to make sure nothing is stolen. When you add in the fact that many warehouses keep their […]

Warehouse Gates Prevent Crime and Injuries

The Many Benefits of Warehouse Gates It seems obvious that a major benefit of having warehouse gates installed is that they prevent crime. This is true. Physical security gates drastically decrease the chances of a break-in, smash and grab robbery, or other type of crime. However, there are many other benefits to warehouse gates as […]

Entrance Security Gate Tools To Protect Property

Using an Entrance Security Gate to Secure your Business Physical security has a number of key advantages over other types of security tools. One of the most important is that it places a strong physical barrier between criminals and your property. An alarm system or a surveillance camera doesn’t physically keep criminals out, but an […]

How to Prevent Holiday Season Shoplifting

Posted by on Dec 5, 2018 in Retail security, Security, Theft | No Comments

Stop Holiday Season Shoplifters The holiday season is a busy time for retail stores. There are increased sales during this time, and that means there are more people inside shopping malls and stores than there are during the rest of the year. This is good for business but, unfortunately, that also means there are more […]