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Labor Day Weekend Supply Chain & Perimeter Security Protocols

Posted by Electric Guard Dog on 8/31/15 3:35 PM

Original content supplied by J.J. Coughlin and SC-ISAC. Additions made by Electric Guard Dog.

As we head into the Labor Day holiday, the long weekend running September 4 through 7 poses threats for major strikes in cargo theft. Labor Day is always the starting gun for an average 61% increase in cargo theft because stores start stocking up for Black Friday.

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Topics: Security Industry, Holiday Security Protocol, Cargo Theft

Security in Success: Electric Guard Dog Makes 4th Appearance on Inc. 5000 List

Posted by Electric Guard Dog on 8/24/15 1:57 PM

Columbia, SC, Aug. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Electric Guard Dog, the #1 Theft Deterrent Service™, announced they are making their fourth appearance on the Inc. 5000 List of America's Fastest Growing Private Companies. The award comes on the heels of a slew of accolades for the electric security fence company including rankings on the SDM 100, SD&I's Fast 50 of Security Integrators, and Best Places to Work in South Carolina.

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Topics: Security Industry, Human Resources, Commercial Security, Electric Guard Dog News

360 View of the U.S. Security Market

Posted by Jack DeMao on 8/10/15 9:26 PM

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:

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Topics: Customer Care, Security Industry, Department of Homeland Security, CFATS, Chemical Distribution, Scrap Recycling

Transporting Ideas for the Future

Posted by Electric Guard Dog on 7/20/15 11:14 AM

As one of the proud sponsors of The North Carolina League of Transportation and Logistics Conference in Myrtle Beach, SC, we at Electric Guard Dog were there for the event. Congratulations to Fred Piercy, Sr. of CV International for receiving the Bill H. Teague Lifetime Achievement Award — well deserved.

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Topics: Security Industry, Transportation, Commercial Security, ATA, Trucking, Supply Chain

25 Years of SDM Excellence

Posted by Jack DeMao on 7/9/15 3:16 PM

By Jack DeMao

Last week I was at the 10th annual SDM 100 Gala because Electric Guard Dog was being honored as one of the top 100 private security companies in the U.S. But in a rare and fantastic moment, I joined with other honorees to honor our very special hosts: the editors and publishers of SDM Magazine, as they’re celebrating 25 years compiling and releasing the most reputable and recognized rankings of the top private security companies in the U.S., the SDM 100.

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Topics: Security Industry, Commercial Security

NCTA Legislative Update: Fueling Opposition for Truckers

Posted by Electric Guard Dog on 6/12/15 11:27 AM

Source: North Carolina Trucking Association edited by Electric Guard Dog.

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Topics: Security Industry, Financial, Shipping, Transportation, Truck Drivers, Trucking