Installing companies projected considerably smaller revenue growth in 2010 (2 percent) than they realized in 2009 (19 percent).
December 14, 2010
Global shrink retreated 5.6 percent during the most recent 12-month period, according to the 4th annual Global Retail Theft Barometer, reversing last year's spike in shrink rates in every geographic market.
October 31, 2010
Central Station Alarm Association (CSAA) has released results from its latest Security Trends survey, which identifies and measures the monitoring/installation industry's monthly revenues, profits, attrition rates and marketing expenditures.
September 28, 2010
A new survey reports that shoplifters and dishonest employees stole more than $6 billion from 25 major retailers in 2009 ...
August 31, 2010
SSI’s sixth Commercial End-User Study shows the recession’s impact is continuing to escalate for security directors/managers. Nearly seven in 10 say tight budgets are a problem, and those who plan to soon increase security is on the wane. However, interest levels remain high for security systems and many newer technologies.
August 31, 2010
Central Station Alarm Association (CSAA) has released results from its first Security Trends survey, which aims to identify and measure the monitoring/installation industry's revenues, profits and attrition rates on a monthly basis.
August 05, 2010
Residential installing contractors can thank their base of recurring revenue generated from monitoring services for helping them avoid the deepest pits of the recession.
May 31, 2010
The vehicle entrance control market hasn’t exactly come crashing down during the extended recessionary period, but revenues in the Americas and elsewhere remain under heavy pressure.
March 31, 2010
Most systems integrators are thanking their lucky stars for IP video, which continues to grow at a robust clip that totally defies the economic depression.
By Scott Goldfine · March 31, 2010
Who are the managers and leaders of today’s installing security companies? Don’t you really want to know?
By Scott Goldfine · February 28, 2010