Why Do I Need a Deposit Safe?

Published on Thu, May 26, 2016 8:23 AM

What is a Deposit Safe?A deposit safe, also known as a drop safe, is a safe which allows items to be ‘dropped’ into it through a chute, drawer or slot. The safes themselves are made from steel and reinforced with concrete and the deposit option comes in a range of forms.Who Uses Deposit Safes?Deposit safes can be useful for businesses from a wide range of industries. The most common use for a deposit safe is within the retail industry where large amounts of cash are deposited at … read more

Why Should We All Buy British?

Published on Tue, Apr 26, 2016 3:52 PM

The recent headlines about the British steel industry have thrown into question the future of steel in our country. On the plus side, it has also brought to light a campaign for the people of Britain to ‘buy British’ wherever possible to bring a range of benefits to ourselves and the nation as a whole. But where did it all begin?British Manufacturing – A HistoryBritain has a long and rich history of manufacturing dating back to the 18th century industrial revolution. The industrial … read more

SMP Security Supporting the British Steel Industry

Published on Mon, Apr 11, 2016 2:53 PM

The British Steel Industry has hit the news big time recently with the announcement that Indian owned Tata Steel have agreed to sell off their Scunthorpe plant to UK based investment firm, Greybull Capital. It is still unclear as to what is the future is for the remaining Tata Steel plants including the one in Port Talbot, South Wales with thousands of jobs still at risk.The site is currently thought to be losing around £1m per day but the announcement to sell has divided opinion in the… read more

Why Is It Important To Use An MLA Approved Locksmith?

Published on Mon, Apr 4, 2016 8:41 AM

When we talk about locksmiths, the first thing that often comes to mind is being locked out of your home or business but locksmiths can also help when you have other lock issues too, like a faulty key lock on your garage door or if you can’t get into your safe. Some might say they provide a pretty vital service at a time when we need it most. So, with your home, business or valuables at stake, it is important to make sure you trust in the right people which is where the MLA comes in…… read more

The Cost of Crime against Retailers

Published on Mon, Mar 14, 2016 12:17 PM

Recent statistics suggest that crimes against UK retailers are on the rise and costing businesses more and more each year. So how can retailers start to fight the crime and claim back those lost costs?Customer TheftLast year, there were 521,351 reported incidents of customer thefts, racking up a cost of £325 per incident for UK businesses according to the BRC Retail Crime Survey 2015. This led to an approximation of 3,401,948 incidents in total, an increase of 35% on the previous year’… read more