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January 15, 2020
Security Summit Canada

WESCO and Anixter to merge

Anixter International and WESCO International said Monday in a statement that their boards of directors have unanimously approved a definitive merger agreement under which WESCO will acquire Anixter in a transaction valued at approximately US$4.5 billion.

Potter announces acquisition of TowerIQ

By supporting the technology offered by TowerIQ, Potter says it expands its capabilities in life safety and emergency communication systems.

TEAM Software acquires U.K.'s Innovise

TEAM Software, a provider of technology solutions for contractors in the North American cleaning and security markets, announces acquisition and plans for continued global growth.
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Securitas acquires iVerify customer contracts and additional assets

Securitas CEO Magnus Ahlqvist said the company plans to double the size of its electronic business in five years. » Read full article

Schneider Electric launches Square D-Connected home suite for North America

Energy management and automation firm Schneider Electric has formally announced its entrance into the residential market. » Read full article
Event Calendar 
Mission 500 Hockey classic

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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