The Aperio H100 electronic handle received Detektor International’s Innovative Achievement Award 2018. According to the manufacturer, the new Aperio H100 packs the power and flexibility of wireless access control into a door handle. With easy retrofitting to almost any interior door, broad RFID compatibility via an inbuilt credential reader, and simple integration with third-party access […]

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Vanderbilt has integrated the Aperio wireless locking technology from ASSA ABLOY Access Control with its new ACT Enterprise platform. The decision by Vanderbilt to integrate products from ASSA ABLOY Access Control’s leading Aperio portfolio with ACT Enterprise will reportedly enable customers to easily add mechanical locks to their access control system. With the latest version […]

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Can phones challenge the resilient plastic card?

Posted on November 29th, 2018 by Best Brothers Group

In a world where we never stop moving, it makes sense that mobile technology is everywhere. This includes almost all workplaces. By 2016, 94% of European large businesses were providing workers with connected mobile devices, according to official EU statistics, and they are using them for more than just email. Recent Criteo research suggests 39% […]

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Aperio delivers assured access control to new £15m innovation hub

Posted on November 23rd, 2018 by Best Brothers Group

ASSA ABLOY Access Control, a UK division of ASSA ABLOY, the global leader in door opening solutions, has partnered with NetNodes to deliver assured and secure access to a huge new innovation centre in London. Based at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Plexal is a new £15 million project, acting as a base for an ‘innovation […]

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In the booming workspace market, a professional welcome is crucial to success. At Barcelona’s Gran Vía Business Centre, 2,500m2 of offices and shared collaborative workspaces in the heart of the city, managers chose SMARTair wireless access control system because it protects and manages its premises and projects the right image for a contemporary co-working environment. […]

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ASSA begins next chapter with rebrand to ASSA ABLOY

Posted on November 14th, 2018 by Best Brothers Group

As part of plans to simplify its branding structure in the UK, ASSA is now being marketed as a product range from ASSA ABLOY. ASSA, begins its branding restructure in the UK. It will provide customers with market-leading specification and architectural hardware, all under a single brand. Although products will be branded as ASSA ABLOY, […]

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ASSA ABLOY appoints White Oak UK as finance partner

Posted on October 19th, 2018 by Best Brothers Group

White Oak UK and ASSA ABLOY have announced a new partnership aimed at offering finance solutions to ASSA ABLOY UK customers. The partnership, which is set to be rolled out across the majority of ASSA ABLOY’s B2B brands, will initially commence with Traka, whose intelligent key cabinets and locker solutions enable businesses to secure, manage […]

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ASSA ABLOY EMEA appoints new Vice President, Digital and Access Solutions

Posted on October 15th, 2018 by Best Brothers Group

Stephanie Ordan has joined ASSA ABLOY as Vice President, Digital and Access Solutions EMEA, succeeding Chris Bone who became ASSA ABLOY Group Chief Technical Officer earlier this year. Stephanie’s initial focus will be on continuing to strengthen ASSA ABLOY’s position in access control solutions across EMEA, while overseeing efforts in the market education and product […]

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ASSA ABLOY wins Iconic Design Award with redesigned door closers

Posted on October 11th, 2018 by Best Brothers Group

ASSA ABLOY’s elegantly-crafted redesigned door closer range has been recognised with a 2018 Iconic Award. Established by the German Design Council, the 2018 Iconic Awards: Innovative Architecture honour visionary architecture, innovative products and sustainable design. The respected design award recognises the importance ASSA ABLOY places on the design of its products. ASSA ABLOY’s door closer […]

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CLIQ access control and mechanical locks installed London’s Design Museum

Posted on September 24th, 2018 by Best Brothers Group

CLIQ access control has been installed as the access control system at the latest addition to London’s heritage sector, the Design Museum. It took an £83 million investment, stellar architects and a decade’s work to create a new London site for the museum. The decision to go for a CLIQ access control solution came following […]

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