Posts Tagged ‘Norbain’

Barry Shakespeare leaves Norbain

Monday, September 17th, 2012

News that Barry Shakespeare the managing director of Norbain SD Ltd, has left the company broke this morning and this has now been officially confirmed by Nigel Palmer who is chief executive of Newbury investments (UK) LTD who bought the assets of Norbain in a highly controversial prepack agreement earlier this year. The current company, Norbain SD Ltd, was bought out of financial administration by Newbury Investments… Continue reading

Norbain in trouble, spells the end of Distribution as we know it?

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

Recent news of Norbain’s administration  has sent a shock wave through the security industry.

We have seen many figures banded around the internet this week, some have reported some astounding loses, it would appear only a matter of time before the set up of Norbain had to change.

Norbain’s 4 of the last 5 years trading has reportedly been recorded as losses and with the influx of very low… Continue reading

Intersec Dubai news and reviews

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

Intersec is over for another year and the wonderful country of Dubai has waved off the hundreds of over sea Manufacturers and Distributors within our great Industry!

Intersec Dubai

I was looking to post daily, but 3G conspired against me and wifi within the show was well used shall we say!!!

But here goes… Continue reading

Norbain promote IP CCTV solutions in the UK

Thursday, November 24th, 2011

Selling CCTV in the UK today is interesting to say the least. We have options available today that allow us to integrate all sorts of solutions together. So its with interest that we read the comments of Barry Shakespeare in this months copy of Security matters. In the November edition Barry looks towards the future and predicts what Norbain see as the way forward and talks about how they are… Continue reading

CCTV Suppliers – Are there too many?

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010

Pick up any trade magazine and they are awash with literally hundreds of CCTV Suppliers……..all professing to offer ex-stock supply of the latest and greatest products at the best possible priced!

But is this influx of supply simply diluting the industry and causing end user and integrator confusion?

I recall many years ago that there were 2 or 3 mainline suppliers – if you wanted CCTV you went… Continue reading