Panasonic’s facial recognition technology has helped ‘Jumbo Ten Brink Food’ to win an award for the ‘safest store in the Netherlands.’ 

 Jumbo Ten Brink Food introduced the face server into their store environment in March 2017 after discovering that almost 80% of shoplifting took place via large shopping bags. Since then, Jumbo has installed 80 Panasonic cameras in-store, helping them to win the award.

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Ucore Initiates Acquisition of IBC

February 14, 2019 – HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA – Ucore Rare Metals Inc. (TSXV:UCU) (OTCQX:UURAF) (“Ucore” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that earlier this morning the Company issued the Notice of Commencement (“NOC”) to purchase IBC Advanced Technologies, Inc. (“IBC”) as prescribed by the terms previously agreed to by Ucore, IBC, and the majority shareholders of IBC, and as embodied in the Option to Purchase Agreement dated March 14, 2015, as amended (the “OTP Agreement”).

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The Fire Safety Event to showcase live demonstrations presented by key exhibitors at the April exhibition.

EAST GRINSTEAD, 13 Feb – Western Business Events (WBE), host of The Fire Safety Event, is pleased to release further details on this year’s exhibition and seminar programme. Now in its third year, The Fire Safety Event features a powerful combination of education, networking and business support designed to help organisations maintain the very highest standards of fire safety management.

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Install sprinklers now, says London Fire Brigade and Johnson Controls

Sprinklers are just one of selection of fire prevention and fighting aids. There are highly dangerous buildings that demand either a fast fix or closure but the real answer is to include fire safety in building regulations so that all new-builds of any size or purpose with chose the most appropriate measures to match need and risk and provide guidance options for existing buildings.       BRN Ed.

“The London Fire Brigade’s call for mandatory sprinklers in new high-rise buildings, irrespective of height, is yet another plea for action on fire safety. Industry bodies, building owners, and occupiers have been calling for vast improvements to fire safety regulations ever since the Grenfell Tower tragedy. Fitting sprinkler systems in old and new buildings needs to be a priority – sprinklers aren’t simply an add-on, but a life-saving essential.

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