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November 6, 2019

Anixter to be acquired by private equity firm for US$3.8B

Anixter International Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement with an affiliate of Clayton, Dubilier & Rice to be acquired in an all cash transaction. The transaction will result in Anixter becoming a private company and is expected to close by the end of the first quarter of 2020.

Leviton acquires Canadian lighting manufacturer

Established in 1952, Viscor is a family-owned company that manufactures LED lighting products. The company comprises more than 150 product families, 300 employees and a 200,000 square-foot facility.

Stanley C. Lott Award presented to Jay Hauhn at TMA’s 2019 Annual Meeting

TMA says the award honours Hauhn’s dedication and service to TMA and the monitoring industry over the course of his career, which spans more than 40 years.
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VIDEO: Integrator of the Year 2019: Convergint Technologies Calgary

SP&T News 2019 Integrator of the Year, Convergint Technologies, works with customer City of Calgary to help the municipality achieve its smart city vision. » Watch video
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PHOTOS: Security Canada Central 2019

Hosted by the Canadian Security Association (CANASA), Security Canada Central was held Oct. 23-24 at the Toronto Congress Centre. » See photos

SIA announces 2020 security megatrends

For the second year in a row, cybersecurity was identified as the predominant trend shaping the security industry and a major concern for C-suite executives. » See photos
Event Calendar 
The Podcast

ISC East

Date: Nov. 20 - 22, 2019
Location: New York, N.Y.
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Security Summit Canada

Date: Feb. 12, 2020
Location: Toronto, Ont.
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Mission 500 Hockey Classic

Date: Feb. 27, 2020
Location: Toronto, Ont.
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ISC West

Date: Mar. 18 - 20, 2020
Location: Las Vegas, Nev.
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Security Canada East

Date: Apr. 22, 2020
Location: Laval, Que.
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Security Canada Alberta

Date: May 6, 2020
Location: Edmonton, Alta.
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