Intrepid Security Solutions News

Refund fraudsters deterred by BrandTag

Intrepid Security, has introduced BrandTag, a simple but effective solution for retailers Loss prevention specialist, Intrepid Security, has introduced a simple but effective solution for retailers whose profits are being hit by opportunistic shoppers who seek refunds for merchandise after wearing or using them.BrandTag is a product authentication tag, which allows retailers to verify that an item of merchandise has originated from its store."Our retail clients tell us that exchange an...

On your MetalGuard!

Intrepid Security report success with MetalGuard, a new system for detecting foil lined bagsRetail loss prevention specialists Intrepid Security report success with MetalGuard, a new system for detecting foil lined bags.The vast majority of people who might be tempted to walk out of a store without paying for merchandise are deterred from doing so because of the risk of being detected by an EAS system. Determined professional criminals will, however, go to great lengths to steal and that include...

SmartTrack™ delivers at Sainsbury Distribution Centre

Intrepid Security installed SmartTrack system at Sainsbury Distribution CentreAt Sainsbury's 700,000 sq ft Hams Hall Distribution Centre a Sentry Technology SmartTrack™ mobile robotic surveillance system is proving much more cost-effective.Two Sentry™ SmartTracks, each 114 metres in length, have been installed by Intrepid Security at the Sainsbury's Hams Hall facility in Coleshill, Birmingham. The SmartTrack systems are equipped with concealed pan, tilt and zoom cameras which glide a...

Intrepid provides ideal surveillance solution for Gordon Medical Museum

 Intrepid Security protects valuable medical exhibits at the Gordon Medical Museum, Guys Hospital Campus, King's College LondonValuable medical exhibits at the Gordon Medical Museum, Guys Hospital Campus, King's College London are being protected by an acousto - magnetic security system installed by Intrepid Security's library and museum division.Security labels supplied by Intrepid Security have been encased within the exhibits and a loop detection system installed around the exit to the m...

Intrepid Security Solution secures WHSmith's distribution centre in Swindon with SmartTrack™ CCTV system

WHSmith has employed an innovative CCTV system, SentryVision® SmartTrack™, at their distribution centre in Swindon. Brian Cottrell, WHSmith's Crime and Facilities Manager said: "Our distribution centre in Swindon covers an area of over 250,000 sq. ft.  During the year, we pick approximately 94 million items and dispatch 6 million packages.  With a building of this size and with the amount of activity that goes on, there is no way that a conventional CCTV system woul...

Intrepid Security retains consultancy services of Barry Vincent

Intrepid Security has retained the consultancy services of Barry Vincent.Barry is an extremely experienced security professional.  A former police officer, he has previously held the position of Head of Security of the distribution and supply chain for Tesco.  More recently, he had responsibility for Tesco's business continuity and crisis management arrangements, developing scenario planning and training for operational directors.Commenting on the decision to utilise Barry's...

Intrepid appoint new Sales Director

Intrepid Security Solutions have appointed Harry Manku as their Sales Director.Harry has worked within the electronic security industry for over ten years and is well known for his success in selling EAS and CCTV systems into the retail sector.  Commenting on the appointment, Noel Verbruggen, MD of Intrepid said: "We are delighted Harry has joined our team.  His extensive knowledge and experience will be a great asset to Intrepid as we look to continue to grow and e...

Discreet security protects Pringle of Scotland

Pringle of Scotland has introduced security systems which prevent crime without deterring shoppers. Pringle of Scotland, is one of the oldest names in the Scottish Borders, the Birthplace of the British Knitwear industry, founded in 1815 by Robert Pringle, it became one of the fist luxury knitwear manufacturers in the world. In March 2000 a new chapter began for the company when it was bought by S.C. Fang & Sons and has since redeveloped and repositioned Pringle of Scotland as an Intern...

Intrepid retailer keeps close tabs on customers

Wynsors World of Shoes has teamed up with Intrepid Security Solutions to develop a footfall monitoring system.Wynsors World of Shoes has shown that investing in the latest retail technology can help retailers understand sales trends, attract more customers and transform in-store security.  The fast-growing footwear retailer, which has 25 stores throughout Lancashire, Yorkshire and the North East, has introduced a range of innovative measures to enhance its business.Up-to-the-minute informat...