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Specialist Electronic Fire & Security Services Across the UK

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Retail & Logistics


Pointer have relevant in-depth experience working with clients in the retail sector and have a long standing reputation for high quality service and technical innovation in this area.

Issues and Value-Adds

Our comprehensive approach to managing risk within a retail environment encompasses video, intruder, access control and fire detection and alarm systems, and intelligent use of network devices. Data collected and stored can be analysed to provide significant insight into marketing trends and customer behavior. Data-gathering tools mean that we can provide a real value-add in terms of:

  • Customer Service: Monitoring footfall with Pointer’s video management systems allows you to know your customers better
  • Health and Safety: Utilisation of Pointer’s video and access technologies can reduce health and safety incidents within the retail environment – systems can provide real-time reporting
  • Reduction of shrinkage and theft rates: High definition video allows for easier identification of suspects in terms of shrinkage and theft
  • Minimum Disruption: Pointer’s ability to offer remote service and maintenance minimises disruption during opening hours.


Pointer have extensive experience in the delivery of large-scale electronic security installation projects and multi-site security system service and maintenance programmes to businesses in the logistics and distribution sectors. We have provided services at;

  • Distribution Centres and Hubs
  • Warehouses
  • Storage buildings
  • Gatehouses
  • Terminals
  • Staging areas
  • Mobile sites
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Pointer are well-versed in the security challenges at busy logistics and distribution sites and the need to protect staff, property and assets in both fixed and moving locations. In order to keep your business moving forward, we provide technologies which manage risk, which are informative, which can improve efficiency, and which do not impede upon mission-critical processes.

We provide:

  • IP Video (360 degree cameras, thermal imaging cameras, HD monitors)
  • Video analytics
  • ANPR (Cameras capture data of vehicles entering/ exiting site to provide audit trails etc.)
  • Access control systems (Including Time and attendance systems)
  • Biometrics
  • High Value product protection and security
  • Virtual fencing

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