Our Schlage access control system is a "Top 10 Brand" in the access control category in the A&S Group's 2010 China Top 10 Security Brands survey. A Taiwan-based security industry trade show organizer and integrated media-service provider, the A&S Group's Top 10 awards are widely recognized as the most influential by China's security industry. Winners are selected from votes cast via paper and Internet ballots by distributors, system integrators, installers, end users and designers. A total of 2,394 validated votes were cast this year, according to A&S officials.
Andy Liew, marketing and business development director, Asia-Pacific, Security Technologies, accepted the award on behalf of Ingersoll Rand at an awards ceremony held during the 2010 Security Development Forum in Beijing. "This award is recognition of our efforts in product quality control, customer service and brand promotion,” said Andy. "With more domestic companies entering the market every year, the competition is becoming more intense. To maintain our leadership position, we are becoming a provider of innovative solutions and professional service.”
In an article published by A&S China, Lou Feng, general manager, Greater China Hardware for Security Technologies, said, “Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies has accomplished the change from a product-selling model to a comprehensive service provider of solutions and consultation. Versatile product lines, numerous partners and successful case studies, and a deep understanding of market segmentation are supporting Security Technologies’ successful integration of its hardware, electronic access control, biometrics, CCTV and intelligent residential brands. Security Technologies is now able to create high-performance solutions able to satisfy customers in a variety of vertical markets.”
The other brands making the "Top 10" in the access control category are Honeywell, JSST, CSS, HID, ZKSoftware, DDS, PEAKE, inDas and REFORMER.