If you are a chemical distributor, manufacturer, warehouse or operations professional looking to connect with industry peers and learn the latest legislative and regulatory issues affecting your business — then ChemEdge 2016, in The Woodlands, TX, is where you wanted to be this summer.
The Energy Security Council held its quarterly meeting this month, in Houston, TX. The event, serving the energy and security industries, drew a crowd of 185 attendees and highlighted the following security trends and tactics focused on dealing with crises.
Sponsored by the NACD (National Association of Chemical Distributors) ChemEdge is a conference and trade show tailored for the chemical distribution channel. The show offers training and education on issues important to chemical distributors, manufacturers, warehouses and service support companies. This year, ChemEdge hosted more than 60 exhibitors and more than 400 industry professionals.
Recently the American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS) International and the Institute of Finance and Management (IOFM) published The United States Security Industry,the first definitive study of the security market since the Hillcrest Report II in 1990. Having digested the report from the perspective a perimeter physical security provider, some interesting points shine through: