FLUID FILM® Medeco’s Recommended Cylinder Lubricant

Medeco has discontinued KeyLube 2.0 (5.25 oz.) lock lubricant and now recommends FLUID FILM® penetrant and lubricant for routine maintenance to keep cylinders in use and operating smoothly. FLUID FILM is now used exclusively in the Medeco factory, and Medeco recommends FLUID FILM for use in all Medeco cylinders. FLUID FILM is lanolin-based, won’t become sticky

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Medeco Introduces the Medeco XT SPC Key Cabinet

Medeco has developed a new addition to its Medeco XT Intelligent Key System product line. The new Medeco XT SPC is a heavy-duty key cabinet that not only stores Medeco XT electronic keys securely, but it also recharges them while in storage. For greater scheduling flexibility, Medeco has added an intuitive LCD touch-screen device so that

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Medeco Introduces Key System Design Studio

Medeco is pleased to announce the availability of the Medeco Key System Design Studio, an online portal for designing and managing new Medeco Master Key Systems. The Key System Design Studio walks the user through an online design and ordering process, helping to eliminate delays due to missing or incorrect information. To receive a demonstration,

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Medeco Awarded New Environmental Product Declarations

  Medeco has been awarded nine new Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) as certified by Underwriters Laboratories (UL) according to ISO 14025, bringing the total number of EPDs to ten. An EPD documents a product’s environmental impact, such as global warming, ozone depletion, water pollution, ozone creation, and greenhouse gas emissions, over the life cycle of

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Medeco XT Data Analytics Wins Campus Safety BEST Award

    We are excited to announce that Medeco XT Data Analytics has won a Campus Safety BEST Award in the Access Control & Identity Management Category. Winners were announced on July 25, 2016 during the opening session of the Campus Safety Conference East, in National Harbor, Maryland.The Campus Safety BEST Awards program, sponsored by Campus Safety Magazine, recognizes

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14 Series Grade 2 Deadbolts Discontinued Effective September 1, 2016

Effective September 1, 2016, Medeco will discontinue the 14 Series Grade 2 deadbolt. From this point until September 1, 2016, only orders for existing inventory will be filled. It is recommended that orders are placed now before inventory is depleted. The following part numbers will be discontinued effective September 1, 2016: 14-12110                Single cylinder Grade

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Maxum Deadbolt Featured on Good Morning America

  On Friday, June 10th, Good Morning America gave homeowners at wake-up call about “lock bumping”. The piece showed how easy it is for thieves to buy a set of “bump keys”, quickly break into a home and then leave without a trace. Good Morning America told the public they can protect their family and

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Medeco Celebrates Earth Day 2016

  Medeco to date has 9 products GreenCircle Certified, 5 team members LEED Green Certified and just recently achieved the IS014001 Certification for environmental management system processes at our Salem, Virginia, USA facility!  To highlight the great strides made in the last year in our focus on sustainable products and processes, Medeco factory employees celebrated

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Medeco XT Data Analytics Wins New Product Award at ISC West 2016

Medeco XT Data Analytics was awarded a New Product Showcase Award in the category of Access Control: Software and Controllers at ISC West in Las Vegas on April 6th, 2016. Medeco XT Visual Audit is a powerful analytics feature that is built into the latest version of the XT Web Manager program. This tool allows the administrator to see

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Medeco M3 CLIQ C-Key Now with Remote Support

The Medeco CLIQ team is excited to announce that CLIQ Web systems with Remote can now support the use of Remote Programming Devices, both Wall and Mobile, to send CLIQ cylinder programming jobs to C-Keys. Note: Most existing C-Keys will not support this new feature as it requires a Gen2 C-Key with firmware version 12.8 (released for production March,

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Customer Care Implements New Email Management System

In an effort to provide the quickest possible response time on email requests, Medeco and Arrow are launching a new email management system on February 1, 2016. The new email management system will provide one consolidated email address to reach your Customer Services team member. You will no longer need to use the individual firstname.lastname@assaabloy.com

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Medeco T21 Key Management wins Good Design Award

The Medeco T21 Key Management System has been awarded a GOOD DESIGN™ award for 2015. GOOD DESIGN is the world’s most prestigious, recognized, and oldest design awards program organized annually by The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design in cooperation for the European Center for Architecture, Art, Design and Urban Studies. The T21 Key

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Tight as a Drum: Enhanced Perimeter Security with a Padlock

  Perimeter security is often the “weakest link” in a facility’s security plan. Regulatory requirements faced by facility managers heighten the need for intelligent perimeter security.  Ryan Baer, Central Region eCylinder Business Development Specialist for Medeco has published an article titled “Tight as a Drum: Enhanced Security, with a Padlock?” which appeared in the November

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New Medeco Mechanical Cylinders Now Available

Medeco continues to lead the industry in the development of High Security Retrofit Cylinders. Available to order now are two new LFIC cylinders: Medeco³ Schlage LFIC Retrofit Part Number: 32 2201 T Medeco X4 Medeco LFIC Retrofit (6 pin only) Part Number: 32 0201 N For more information, contact Amanda Troise, Medeco Mechanical Product Line

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Medeco Cares: A Tragic Event in Our Community

A tragic event in our area received nation-wide attention when two professional news team members were killed by their former co-worker on August 28, 2015. Alison Parker, 24, and Adam Ward, 27, both had their roots in the Roanoke/Salem,Virginia area. Medeco team members expressed their sorrow and sympathy by creating a poster to present to

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Key Control Gets Intelligent: Announcing New Medeco X4 CLIQ!

It is official!  The CLIQ technology is now available in Medeco X4 format! Medeco X4 CLIQ is available for immediate order and has launched in these cylinder formats: Mortise 1 1/8” (10 0200) RIM (10 0400) KIK (20 2000) Medeco X4 CLIQ combines Patented Mechanical Key Control and CLIQ technology, allowing cylinders in the Medeco

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Medeco Awarded Its First Environmental Product Declaration (EPD)

  Medeco has recently been granted an Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) for the Medeco M3 CLIQ Mortise Cylinder with additional EPDs to follow on other Medeco products. A significant step in Medeco’s plan to provide sustainable security solutions, an EPD is a standardized way of quantifying the environmental impact of a product or system throughout its life

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Medeco eCylinder Professional Services Now Available

Medeco has announced the availability of eCylinder Professional Services. We realize the impact of the investment made into a high-quality security system. We also realize that the installation and implementation of that system with proper planning and support will determine the overall success of the project. With that success in mind, Medeco offers several value-added

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Medeco CLIQ Upgrades Electronics to Faster, More Robust Version

  In November 2014, the Medeco CLIQ team began work to migrate Medeco CLIQ keys and cylinders to the next generation of electronic boards, which are referenced as ASIC2. In June 2015, the transition of all Medeco CLIQ (M3 and Classic) keys and cylinders was completed. As stated above, the new ASIC2 product brings:  

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Certified Sustainable: Medeco Secures GreenCircle Certifications!

Ten Medeco products have earned the Certified Environmental Facts (CEF) multi-attribute certification from GreenCircle Certified, LLC, the leading certifier of sustainability claims in products and operations. They include: Medeco³ Mortise Cylinder Medeco³ Key-in-Knob Cylinder Medeco³ Mechanical Key Medeco X4 Medeco³ CLIQ Mortise Cylinder Medeco³ CLIQ Key-in-Knob Cylinder Medeco³ CLIQ Key Medeco XT Mortise Cylinder Medeco

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New Medeco XT Mobile Programmer

Medeco is excited to announce the New Medeco XT Mobile Programmer, available to order now! The Medeco XT Mobile Programmer allows programming of Medeco XT keys remotely via Bluetooth (on an Android device) or via a USB tether to a laptop computer. In a compact size for easy pocket-ability, the XT Mobile Programmer enables users

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Medeco Introduces T21 Key Management System

  As the name implies, the Medeco T21 is a stand-alone Plug-and-Play solution for small to medium sized businesses who need to control and monitor key use. Using innovative RFID technology and a robust design, the T21 manages up to 21 keys or keysets utilizing PIN access codes with a Touchscreen interface. Set-up is simple

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Medeco Introduces Protector II Padlock

   Medeco is excited to announce the availability of the new Protector II Padlock! The Protector II builds on Medeco’s history of producing high quality, endurance-tested padlocks with its industrial grade stainless steel body, hardened boron alloy steel shackle and proprietary deadlocking shackle design. Protector II is made of durable, industrial grade stainless steel and offers

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Medeco M100 Aperio eCylinder with Prox Wins SSI MVP Award

  Security Sales and Integration Magazine has awarded the Medeco M100 Aperio eCylinder with Prox the MVP (Most Valuable Product Award) in the Access Control Category at this year’s International Security Conference and Exhibition, also known as ISC West, in Las Vegas, NV on April 15, 2015. The MVP awards were given based on the submitted

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New Design Medeco CLIQ Local Programming Device

In continued support of the ASSA ABLOY Lean Initiatives for material use reductions, the Medeco CLIQ team is proud to introduce the new CLIQ Local Programming Device (PD).  The New CLIQ Local PD is more than 50% reduced in size, weight, material footprint AND price! This reduces the up-front cost of CLIQ systems by nearly

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Medeco M100 Aperio Wins 2014 GOOD DESIGN Award

The Medeco M100 Aperio eCylinder with Prox has won a 2014 GOOD DESIGN™ Award! The GOOD DESIGN™ award is given to products recognized as the most innovative and cutting-edge industrial, product, and graphic designs produced around the world. The award is given by the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and the European Centre

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Introducing Medeco XT Slim Line Key

Medeco is excited to announce the launch of the newest member of the Medeco XT product line… The Medeco XT “Slim Line” key is ready to order! Part# EA-100156 – Key only, Key and Charger Kit available soon. (NOTE: Part number in the printed catalog is incorrect showing EA-10156) The NEW Medeco XT Key is

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Medeco 2015 U.S. Product Catalog/Price Book

The 2015 Medeco U.S. Product Catalog/Price Book will take effect Nov 17, 2014. Customers were advised of the pricing adjustment by direct mail in early October and again by email announcement on October 16th. The pricing files in both PDF and Excel format are now available on the Partner Area of medeco.com.  New users to

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Medeco³ Logic Named Runner-Up for CEFPI Industry Partner Award

Medeco’s Medeco³ Logic eCylinder System was named Runner-Up in Medeco’s first entry into the Council for Educational Facility Planners International Industry Partner Award.  Entries were judged based on 4 criteria: Innovation, Environmentally-friendly Manufacturing and Safety, Energy Usage/Savings, Effect on Student Performance, and Economic Performance.   The CEFPI represents over 3,500 individual, institutional and corporate members

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Medeco Pricing Adjustment Effective November 17, 2014

Medeco has announced an adjustment to pricing effective November 17, 2014.  Direct customers will begin receiving official letters this week outlining the price changes and also highlighting new products and services anticipated for the coming year.  The official notification letter can be read here. An updated price book in excel and PDF formats will be

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New Medeco XT Remote Programming Device

Medeco is excited to announce the availability of the new Medeco XT Remote Programmer!  The Medeco XT Remote Programmer supports Medeco XT systems that are managed by the Medeco XT 2.0 Web Manager software. The Medeco XT Remote Programming Device requires no additional PC or Hub to communicate with the Web Manager Server. It enhances

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Order Medeco Literature and Promotional Items Directly From medeco.com

Medeco is excited to announce to you that Medeco literature and promotional items may now be ordered directly from the Medeco website at www.medeco.com/literature!  Ordering literature and promotional items directly will significantly decrease the turn-around time for receiving items. Most orders are shipped within 24 hours! Simply visit www.medeco.com/literature and register for a new account.

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NEW Medeco M100 Prox with Aperio Technology Now Available

Medeco is excited to announce the launch of the Medeco M100 Aperio lock with Prox and bi-directional 360° rotation! The M100 Prox is a retrofit lock that eliminates the cost and inconvenience of adding wiring to the door. It works with most Mortise and Rim applications and provides flexible access control and alarm notifications with limited

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Extended Call Wait and Processing Times Due to Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Transition to JDE System

As previously announced, Medeco is currently undergoing an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) transition to the JDE System.  Due to this significant changeover, call wait times and processing times may be extended until we complete converting to our new system. We realize your time is important.  To help you avoid extended hold times, please remember to

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Register Your Email Address with Medeco and Arrow

Want to receive updates and information on question orders by email?  Medeco and Arrow now make it easy to Register and Update Email Addresses for both accounts. Use the form here and attached in the header above to register email addresses and contact names for both Medeco and Arrow.  Once the information is complete, hit the “Submit” button to email the form to Customer Care via

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New Maxum Deadbolt Sales Tools Available

Medeco is pleased to announce the availability of two new sales tools for Maxum Deadbolt: The Revised Maxum Deadbolt Brochure, and the New Maxum Deadbolt Attack counter mat.      The new tri-fold Maxum brochure is an updated version of the previous brochure and details the components and features that make Maxum the premium choice in deadbolts.  The part number is LT-548130-10.  Note: The brochures come

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New Master Key Bitting List Request Form

To provide better service to our customers, Medeco and Arrow Master Key Department has created a new dynamic PDF form for the request of master key system bittings.  This includes requests for pinning charts, key lists, matrices, as well as full systems.   The form here, allows the user to complete and send the requests for bitting information conveniently online. Once the information

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Maxum Deadbolt Attack Videos Reach 1 Million Views!

Medeco is excited to announce that the Maxum Deadbolt Attack videos have now reached 1 million views on our YouTube Channel!  Why are we so excited? According to Nielsen, YouTube reaches more US adults ages 18-34 than any cable network  Over 6 billion hours of video are watched each month on YouTube 100 hours of

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New K-12 Security Solutions Flyers

Now more than ever, K-12 School administrators and facility managers are looking for answers and guidance in planning a comprehensive physical security and key control strategy.   Medeco and Arrow have each developed 2 page flyers titled “K-12 Application Guidelines: Education Security Solutions”.  The flyers explain basic key control and classroom security guidelines, and provide information on Medeco and Arrow product solutions respectively to meet

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Maxum Deadbolt Mentioned in New Consumer Reports Article

Medeco Maxum Deadbolt was recently reviewed and tested by Consumer Reports and is mentioned in an April 7, 2014 online article rating the toughest door locks.   To see what Consumer Reports has to say, click here.  There will also be an article in the June print edition of Consumer Reports Magazine which includes ratings of electronic door locks and of Maxum Deadbolt.  The

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Improving Communication with the New COMET Automatic Notifications

Medeco and Arrow Customer Care are pleased to announce a new automatic feature to provide faster expedite updates from the COMET order management tool on crcDash! Prior to this new feature, expedite updates were routed to your territory Customer Care Specialist for them to manually send a status update on your request.  With this new

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New Medeco eCylinder Brochures Now Available

Medeco is pleased to introduce two new and updated eCylinder brochures: Medeco Logic brochure part number LT-922143-10 and Medeco XT brochure part number LT-922141-10.   Both are now available for order through orders@medeco.com. If you have any questions about the new brochures or Medeco Literature, contact Amanda Troise, Marketing Manager for Medeco at Amanda.troise@assaabloy.com.

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Updates to 2014 Medeco Door Security Catalog

The following pages have been updated in the 2014 Medeco Catalog.  The updated pricing file is available on the ASSA ABLOY Door Security Solutions extranet. Pg 68 KIK Cylinder 20*51500, description has been changed to 6 pin Pg 140 System Series Padlocks, shackle, Feature, Clearance number 615 is now listed as LFIC Pg 174 Pricing

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Medeco RL and RH Series Residential Products Discontinued

Please be advised that Medeco RL and RH Series Residential Product will be discontinued effective April 11, 2014. These lines include the residential knob-sets and grip-sets. Orders for these products will no longer be accepted after this date, however, retrofit cylinders will still be available for the matching Emtek brand products. If you have any questions, please contact

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Medeco 2014 Catalog Print Copies Now Available

Print copies of the 2014 Medeco Door Security Catalog with pricing were mailed to active direct accounts and sales team members over the last week. Additional copies are now available for order through Customer Care.  Please send orders to orders@medeco.com using part number LT-922119. A pdf version of catalog can also be downloaded from the Medeco extranet using a secure

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Medeco Launches Maxum Deadbolt Campaign with Video Series and Contest

    Medeco is proud to announce a video series illustrating how off-the-shelf, Big Box Store deadbolts don’t compare to the strength and security of the Maxum Deadbolt when undergoing the various forms of attack intruders typically use to defeat deadbolts.   This series includes individual videos of the following attacks: Kicking and a Battering Ram Prying with a Crowbar Hammering

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Medeco Introduces EPIC: Euro-Profile Interchangeable Core

Medeco is pleased to introduce our latest interchangeable core offering, EPIC- Euro Profile Interchangeable Core. With a long history of producing trusted High Security cylinders that retrofit into European Profile applications, customers can be confident in the patented key control and high quality of Medeco’s EPIC cylinders, which utilize Medeco X4 Technoloy as the perfect upgrade for applications where hardware is

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Medeco Announces Pricing Changes Effective January 1, 2014

Thank you for your continued support of Medeco products. Medeco will be making price adjustments varying by product line averaging 4 percent effective January 1, 2014. The pace of change in the marketplace continues to accelerate and it is exciting to see the industry and our customers adopting innovative new products such as Medeco Logic

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Who’s Who Lists for Medeco and Arrow

Medeco and Arrow have added Who’s Who lists to the DSS Extranet.  These lists contain factory contact information for Management, Customer Care, Technical Service and Master Key departments for both brands. To access the Who’s Who lists, sign into the DSS Extranet website with your log-in credentials and select Who’s Who under the Customer Service resource menu. DSS

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Site Survey Wizard App Featured in Locksmith Ledger International

The Medeco Site Survey Wizard App is featured in this month’s issue of Locksmith Ledger International.  The article, written by Dale Bowman, explains the pitfalls of a poorly executed site survey and the benefits of using the Site Survey Wizard app, including increased productivity and accuracy of installations. The article is in the current print

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Medeco eCylinder Recent Online Press

Medeco XT T-handle Cylinder The line of Medeco XT eCylinders has been expanded into various formats to reach more markets. This includes the Medeco XT T-handle vending cylinder which was recently highlighted online at Vending Market Watch.com. Click Here to see the article. Medeco Aperio K100 Cabinet Lock Medeco’s Aperio K100 Cabinet Lock is highlighted as part of an article on

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Medeco Announces New Technical Support Manager

Medeco is pleased to announce the addition of Patrick Amos as new Technical Support Manager reporting directly to Clyde Roberson.  We are excited that Patrick will further strengthen our abilities to offer world class technical support with both our new technology products and our existing mechanical products. Patrick’s email address is PAmos@medeco.com and his phone is 540.380.1745.

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Medeco & Arrow Customer Satisfaction Survey Extended!

We strongly encourage our customers’ participation in the current Medeco & Arrow Customer Satisfaction Survey.  We are extending the survey deadline to ensure we receive as much feedback as possible to help us to better understand our strengths and opportunities as a service partner. Customers can participate in this 5 minute survey until Friday, October 11th.  If some have already submitted a response, we encourage

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Medeco’s M100 Bundled with a Weigand Hub Is Now Available

Medeco announces the availability of the M100 Aperio Wholesale Bundle kits. The Medeco M100 Aperio eCylinder unit is a wireless, retrofit mortise access control solution that uses Aperio technology to communicate directly to a new or existing Electronic Access Control system (EAC). It virtually eliminates the need to run cables to, and around, the door

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Medeco Aperio M100 iClass Mortise Wins at ASIS 2013

Underscoring its position as one of the security industry’s leading innovators, Medeco has been awarded the Security’s Best Award at the ASIS 2013 Accolades Competition for its M100 iClass Aperio mortise cylinder. The ASIS Accolades is an awards competition that recognizes the security industry’s most innovative new products, services, and/or solutions. A team of judges

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Secret Roommate Incident Illustrates Need for Key Control

A recent article in USA today illustrates the value of key control:  A group of Ohio State students found they had an unknown roommate living in the same rental property with them. The leasing company did not properly account for the issued keys or rekey the residence after the prior school year, and a leftover student continued

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Medeco eCylinder in the News

Varying media outlets have recently picked up news releases and related communications on new Medeco eCylinder products: Aperio M100 Bundle kit and the Logic Mobile Programmer. The availability of the Aperio M100 Bundle Kit was recently announced in an official news release  and subsequently appeared on the homepage of Locksmith Ledger International’s web site. The Medeco Logic Mobile Programmer was featured online on the Security

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New Product Announcement: Medeco XT Export Demo Kit

Medeco eCylinder products are quickly gaining interest worldwide.  In response to market interest, Medeco’s Export team has developed an international version of the Medeco XT demo/presentation kit.  The kit contains the Medeco XT product formats most in demand in our distributing countries: SFIC, Padlock, Cam Lock, Rim Cylinder and Euro-Profile Thumbturn Cylinder. Medeco XT Export Demo Kit Part Numbers: 94-0287 Demo Kit $1,200 List (Programmed to

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Medeco3 Logic Mobile Programmer for Cliq Web Manager Now Available

The Medeco eCylinder Team is excited to announce the availability of the Medeco3 Logic Mobile Programmer that can be utilized with Medeco3 Logic systems that are Web & Remote enabled via the CLIQ Web Manager (CWM).  Whether a Medeco hosted or End User Self Hosted CWM, the Mobile Programmer “cuts the cord” and enables key

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Medeco Referenced in Storage and Destruction Business Magazine

The high security protection offered by Medeco is mentioned in the article “Taking Root” in the June issue of Storage & Destruction Business Magazine. The article describes how Stevens & Stevens Business Records Management expanded its business with a plant-based shredder installation. According to their CFO Rhett Stevens: “Due to the sensitive and confidential nature of the

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Security Professional Mobile Showroom Featured in June 2013 Locksmith Ledger International

The ASSA ABLOY Security Professionals Showroom is featured in the June 2013 issue of Locksmith Ledger International. The Security Professionals Showroom (SPS) is the latest addition to the ASSA ABLOY fleet of mobile innovation showrooms and displays products from 5 different group brands: Adams Rite, Arrow, HES, Medeco, and Securitron. Since its debut in January, the SPS has visited

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Electronic Premise Survey Form Requirement for Master Keyed Orders

In an effort to streamline the processing of factory master keyed orders, the Master Key Team has made a modification to the current Master Key Order Requirements: All Door Security master keyed orders that contain 30 lines of keying or greater are required to be submitted in electronic spread sheet format (*.xls, *.csv, *.xlsx, *.odf, etc.) and emailed to orders@medeco.com with

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Medeco XT Case Study Featured in May 2013 Security Management

Medeco XT is featured in the Case Study section of the May 2013 issue of Security Management Magazine. The subject of the case study is the Roanoke Regional Airport in Roanoke, VA. The article, “A Key Fix That Flies”, explains how the airport was able to meet TSA requirements by installing Medeco XT eCylinders in

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14 Series Grade 2 Deadbolt Promotion: FREE BiLevel Pin Kit!

Medeco is excited to announce a special offer to promote the 14 Series Grade 2 deadbolts: Buy 15 each of the 14 Series Grade 2 BiLevel Deadbolts between May 1 and June 30, 2013 and receive a BiLevel Pin Kit FREE! The kit is a $605 retail value and includes everything needed to start pinning

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New Courses Available on PHD Site for Medeco-Arrow University

We have New Courses on our PHD site for Medeco-Arrow University! Courses are being updated all the time, with new courses also being added. Here are a few you may not have seen: Arrow Classroom Intruder Video Medeco Cam Lock Functionality/Pinning Medeco XT Web Manager including videos Medeco eCylinder Solutions/Options If you don’t already have

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Logic Master Key Systems Get New Numbering Scheme

The Medeco eCylinder Team announces that continued progress towards process flow improvements for Medeco’s CLIQ products, Medeco Logic and Medeco3 Logic, has brought about a recent change in how Medeco creates new electronic Master Key System numbers. Historically listed and referred to as “CL” numbers, Medeco Logic electronic systems will now start with “US”. Any

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Announcing New Customer Care Territory Alignment

In order to improve customer interaction and balance territory alignment within the Customer Care Department, phone, fax & email coverage has changed to the following effective immediately: • Tanya Rippe o Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Delaware, West Virginia • Serilla Barnett o New York, New Jersey • Kris Black o

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Site Survey App Now Available on the iOs Platform

Medeco is proud to announce the iOs launch of the popular Site Survey Wizard. The Site Survey Wizard allows users to build, maintain, and export Premise Survey information for Master Key System design. Why Use the Site Survey App? Speed up the Site Survey Process Most door surveys are done the old fashion way: pen

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Medeco Product Catalog PDF Updates

Medeco has updated the 2013 Product Catalog PDF file on the website and on Dropbox. You can download the full catalog without pricing on the Medeco.com homepage, or as individual catalog sections under each product page. The Priced & Non-Priced versions can be downloaded at the following Dropbox Locations: • Priced Version: • Non-Priced Version

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Arrow Announces Medeco High Security Retrofit Cylinder for Revolution V3

Arrow is pleased to announce the availability of a Medeco High Security retrofit cylinder for their Revolution V3 Touchscreen Leverlock. Security Professionals can offer their customers the greatest in touchscreen lock technology along with the proven protection of a Medeco High Security Cylinder! Orders for the V3 retrofit cylinder can be placed through orders@medeco.com or

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Combo Credit for Logic, Medeco3 Logic Keys Continued

The Medeco eCylinder Team is happy to announce the continuation of the eCylinder Key and Cylinder Combo Credit. For eCylinder orders placed in 2013, a credit of $50 list for each Medeco Logic or Medeco3 Logic key will be issued where a corresponding amount of Medeco Logic or Medeco3 Logic eCylinders is ordered. Please note

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Master Key Consultative Services Requests

In order to better track and manage Master Key requests, Medeco and Arrow are pleased to announce the launch of the Master Key Consultative Services Request. The request process should be used whenever there is a Keying Meeting required either before an order or during an end user visit, or whenever a consultation is predicted

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Medeco Smart Security Solutions featured in January Locksmith Ledger International

Medeco’s Smart Security Solutions suite of products was the subject of an article in the January 2013 Locksmith Ledger International magazine. The article, titled “Smart Security Solutions from Medeco“, highlights Medeco3 Bilevel, Medeco3 High Security and Medeco3 Logic as a multi-layered solution to the varied security needs typically encountered within a single facility. The Smart Security Solutions products offer 3 levels

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Medeco & Arrow Customer Service Renamed!

Same excellent service, same stellar staff; just with new names! To better represent the all-encompassing nature of Arrow and Medeco’s customer service efforts, the department has been renamed the Customer Care Department and staff titles changed to Customer Care Specialists. The number one goal of our Customer Care Department has always and will always be to

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2013 United States and Canada Trade Show Schedules

The 2013 Trade Show Schedules for Medeco and Arrow US and Canada have now been posted to the Medeco Website. Medeco and Arrow participate in a variety of tradeshows in North America ranging from Regional Locksmith Shows to National Security Integrator events.  Encourage your customers to look for Medeco and Arrow at these events this

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Medeco M100 Aperio eCylinder in Security Sales & Integration Web Alert

The Medeco M100 eCylinder Aperio mortise cylinder continues to receive press attention. The M100 appeared recently on the Security Sales & Integration Magazine’s online “Security Equipment E-lert” as one of the top 8 products of the month. Viewers can click on a link within the article to request more information and to access the Medeco Website. The entire web alert can be accessed

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2013 Medeco Product Catalog Print Version Now Available

Hardcopies of the 2013 Medeco Product are now available for order.  Copies were mailed to TM’s and our customer base directly from the printer.  Additional copies can be ordered through the standard Medeco order process, using part number LT-922119. As announced in a previous bulletin, there are a number of ways customers can access the catalog. (Note: only the un-priced versions

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Learn Access Control Basics

As Medeco continues to advance products like the M100 Aperio eCylinder into the Electronic Access Control arena, it is important to understand the basic concepts of access control and how Aperio fits into this world. There is now a folder on Dropbox that will be used for storing educational material related to Aperio and the EAC industry. Please click on the link

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Arrow Announces the Release of the Revolution V3 Touchscreen Lever Lock

Arrow Lock is proud to announce the release of the latest addition to the Revolution line of stand-alone electronic locking solutions, the Revolution V3 Touchscreen Lever! Features of the Revolution V3 Lever Lock include: Grade 2 Electronic Lever Available in US3, US15 and US10BP Finishes Utilizes 4-8 Digit Pin Codes 25 Unique Users BHMA Grade 2 Certified 1

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2013 Medeco Product Catalog Available Online

We are proud to announce the availability of the 2013 Medeco US Product Catalog and price book in electronic format.  Hard copies of the 2013 Medeco Product Catalog and Price Book are currently at the printers and will be will be mailed to our customer base directly from the printer.  As in previous years, additional

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Medeco M100 Aperio eCylinder on Locksmith Ledger International Website

The launch of the Medeco M100 Aperio Technology eCylinder has been highlighted on the Locksmith Ledger International website. Aperio technology allows users to integrate wireless locking solutions into their existing traditional EAC system, and the Medeco M100 Mortise eCylinder is the only retrofit cylinder within the Aperio family of products.                  

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Medeco 2013 US List Price File Now Available

The Medeco 2013 US List Price File is now available on the Medeco Extranet.  The file is in excel format for ease of use and integration into customer purchasing and inventory systems. You can access the file by clicking on the link here: Medeco2013USPriceBookExtranet The pricing file will be mailed in disc form to all direct Medeco accounts

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Medeco Announces Addition of eCylinder Business Development Specialists

The Medeco eCylinder team is pleased to announce the addition of two new eCylinder Business Development Specialists: As the East Region eCylinder Business Development Specialist, Andy Hummel will work in lock-step with the sales teams in both the Northeast and Southeast. Andy is based in Raleigh, NC and can be reached at phone: 919-740-3433, and email: ahummel@medeco.com.    

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Medeco Sales Team Organizational Changes

Medeco and Arrow announce the following Sales Team organizational changes: Kevin Welsh has resigned his position of Central Regional Sales Director effective Friday, January 4, 2013. Kevin is thanked for his service and wished the best of luck in his future endeavors. Customers in the Central region should continue to contact their Territory managers with any

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New Medeco Endorsed Logo

In order to present a cleaner, more modern look and emphasize the Medeco brand identity, the Medeco/ASSA ABLOY endorsed logo has recently been refined to read Medeco only, without “High Security Locks”.  This will be a running change as the new more modern logo is integrated into product markings, packaging and sales collateral. Recognized and trusted worldwide, the

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Medeco and Arrow Customer Service Reorganization Announcement

Medeco and Arrow Customer Service is pleased to announce the following organizational changes that became effective December 31st: Serilla Barnett has happily volunteered to assume the role of Senior Customer Service Representative & JDE Implementation Specialist. Serilla’s primary focus will be on New York & New Jersey business & with the Medeco JDE integration initiative. She will also

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Medeco Price Increase Announcement Letter Mailed

Medeco has announced a minimum necessary price increase averaging only 3% effective January 21, 2013.  A letter announcing the price increase and outlining exciting product and service opportunities available from Medeco in the coming year was mailed to all direct Medeco customers on December 14th.  A copy of the letter is attached above. If you have any questions about the price increase

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Medeco Product Nomenclature Changes

As a leading global brand, the name Medeco is recognized by security professionals worldwide. In order to leverage the strength of the Medeco brand, we are stream-lining our product names, which had previously been lead by the product technology name, to lead with the Medeco brand first, followed by the product family ID.  With this change, many of the previous product references such

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ASSA ABLOY Aperio Technology Wins Building Operating Management 2013 Top Products Award

NEW HAVEN, Connecticut, December 14, 2012— ASSA ABLOY, the global leader in door opening solutions, is a proud recipient of the 2013 BOM Top Products Award for its Aperio™ wireless lock technology. Award winners were 100% reader selected, by building and facility executives who participated in a national survey. Aperio was chosen from amongst 560

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Medeco Remote Wall Programming Device Showcased in Security Management Magazine

Medeco’s Remote Wall Programming Device for Logic and M3 Logic appears in the December issue of Security Management Magazine.  The magazine is published by ASIS International (American Society for Industrial Security), the preeminent organization for security management professionals worldwide. The Remote Wall Programming Device appears in the Product Showcase pages of the magazine. Readers can request more information on the Remote Wall PD and

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Medeco’s Employee I Believe Campaign Highlighted in Valley Business Front Magazine

Medeco’s “I Believe…” employee ad campaign is garnering interest in the local business community.  The campaign, which utilizes employee statements on why they believe in Medeco, it’s products and it’s people, was highlighted in Valley Business Front Magazine’s December 2012 issue.

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Medeco Aperio M100 eCylinder Officially Released

Medeco is pleased to announce the release of the Aperio M100HF eCylinder! The Medeco M100 unit is a wireless, retrofit mortise access control solution that uses Aperio technology to communicate directly to a new or existing Electronic Access Control system (EAC). It virtually eliminates the need to run cables to, and around, the door opening!

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New Consultative Service Request Form

We are pleased to announce the Consultative Service Request Form as the newest addition to eService. As of November 29, 2012, all formal consultative service requests, including key systems phone conferences, must be submitted by logging onto Online Order Entry and completing the new Consultative Service Request Form.  If the situation calls for onsite consultation,

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Medeco Technical Support and Solutions App Now Available

A free app is now available for smart phones (iPhone, iPad, and Android) providing technical support information and solutions presentations!  Simply search for Medeco in your App store.  The app includes short videos and focused information, providing help for those who sell and support Medeco products at their fingertips. Built with the input of dealers

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ASSA ABLOY Launches New Global Door Opening Solutions Video

On November 28th ASSA ABLOY launched a new video that portrays the door opening solutions for its global Group offerings including: mechanical, electromechanical, sliding, revolving, industrial and more.  The video features these offerings in the end-user settings where they are most commonly found.   The objective of the film is to convey that ASSA ABLOY is

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Medeco Featured in November Issue of The National Locksmith

  Medeco is featured in an article titled “Selling High Security” in the November issue of The National Locksmith Magazine. The basis of the article is the widespread availability through the media, especially the internet, of information and instruction on how to compromise or defeat standard lock cylinders.  These “lock picking” videos have shed light on the

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Smart Deadbolt Solutions Video Now Available at Medeco.com and YouTube

Medeco is excited to present the Smart Deadbolt Solutions video, now available for viewing at www.medeco.com as well as on Medeco’s YouTube Channel. Smart Deadbolt Solutions means customers have control over the level of security they choose, ranging from patented key control to prevent unauthorized duplication, to pick and drill resistance, to protection against prying, kicking and other physical

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New Building Signage for Medeco and Arrow

Due to recent road construction, the original signage had to be removed from the Medeco facility in Salem, VA.  Medeco has taken this opportunity to update the signage to reflect the great work done for both the Medeco and Arrow brands. Additional landscaping will be added around the new signage and obstructions will be removed to

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Medeco Embassy Locksets to be Discontinued

Effective December 31, 2012, Medeco will be discontinuing Embassy Locksets. After this date all product information will be removed from the Medeco catalog and website. The affected lockets are: 24 Series Knob style Grade 2 25 Series Knob style Grade 1 18 Series Lever style Grade 2 19 Series Lever style Grade 1 The last

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MSC WebOE iPad Giveaway

To celebrate the new Order Export function and upgraded Top 100 templates on online order entry, Medeco and Arrow will be giving away a new iPad during the 2013 MSC Conference in Charlotte, NC. Between October 15, 2012 and January 25, 2013, for each order placed by our MSC’s online, one entry will be put

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WebOE Top 50 Templates Now Upgraded to Top 100

We have increased our popular Top 50 templates on WebOE to include an even wider selection of products that can be ordered easily through the online order entry interface: Templates are now preloaded with the Top 100 of your most frequently purchased items! The Template function is located at the top of the online order entry

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John Kelly Named SFIC Program Manager for Medeco and Arrow

Medeco and Arrow are pleased to announce that John Kelly has been named to the position of SFIC Program Manager. As part of an aggressive sales focus on the SFIC business, John will be concentrating on initiatives that will support sales through increasing brand awareness, developing end user support programs and educating customers on the superior quality of the Medeco and Arrow lines of Small Format Interchangeable Cores.

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Upgraded crcDash Launched

On September 17th, an upgraded version of the popular order management system, crcDash, was launched. Customers are still able to enjoy the complete overview of orders, invoices and expedite requests in addition to some exciting new additions to the interface.   The new crcDash was upgraded to include the following features: Easier to use interface

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Medeco Nexgen XT Stocking Program for Dealers and Distributors

The Medeco eCylinder Team is very pleased to announce that authorized Distributors and Dealers are now able to enroll in the Nexgen XT Stocking Program. With the recently launched Codebook Generator website, Dealers and Distributors now have the ability to stock both XT keys and cylinders, along with support materials and accessories, without prior end

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Online Order Entry Order Export Upgrade

Medeco and Arrow are pleased to announce that WebOE users now have the ability to export orders from the WebOE interface into an easy to import CSV file! Many WebOE customers operate their own purchase order systems in addition to the WebOE system, making it necessary to enter the same data twice. The export upgrade

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Nexgen XT SFIC Videos

Medeco has added two new technical videos on Nexgen XT SFIC to the Medeco website under the Videos tab. How to Retrofit a Mechanical SFIC with Nexgen XT SFIC How to Remove a Nexgen XT SFIC If you have any questions about these or other videos, please contact Brad Smith, Director of Marketing, at (540)

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John Sekreta Moves to Door Security Solutions in the Pacific Northwest

John Sekreta, Territory Manager, A44 Pacific Northwest, has moved from the Retrofit Security Solutions team to ASSA ABLOY Door Security Solutions Pacific Northwest (DSS), handling Alaska, Washington, Oregon and Western Idaho. Scott Olson is the Principal for the DSS sales team and John Sekreta will continue to represent Arrow and Medeco within the DSS organization.

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eCylinder Web Hosting Discount Change

The Medeco eCylinder team is pleased to announce the adjustment of the discount policy regarding Medeco’s web hosted services that supports the Logic and XT product lines, as well as the self-hosting software for the Logic product line (Cliq Web Manager). The previous policy of a straight 40% net discount is no longer applicable and

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Online Ordering Keyblank Promotion: Buy 300, Get 50 Free

Are you low on keyblanks and looking to replenish your stock? During the month of October, purchase 300 Medeco or Arrow keyblanks via WebOE and get 50 of the same keyblanks for free! This offer is only valid with online orders. The 50 free keyblanks must be the same as the 300 purchased to take

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Ben Sultze Named Arrow Manager of Business Development

Arrow Lock is pleased to announce the addition of Ben Sultze to it’s team as new Manager of Business Development. Ben moves from the position of Territory Sales Manager for ASSA ABLOY Retrofit Security Solutions in the Chicago, IL area. In his new role, Ben will report directly to Tom Harris, Arrow General Manager, and

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Medeco Holographic Greeter at ASIS

If you were at ASIS 2012 in Philadelphia, PA you probably couldn’t help but notice Holly, Medeco’s Holographic Greeter. The device projected a holographic talking image onto a life-sized cut-out. The image was so realistic, passersby couldn’t help but stop to hear information about the Medeco Aperio M100 eCylider. Holly also directed attendees to the

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Medeco-Arrow Online University and PHD

      It’s a new world in training and Medeco and Arrow are striving to remain on the forefront of new technologies and strategies in training.  The Medeco-Arrow University has moved to a new updated location, with an exciting new program opportunity for dealers to obtain their ‘PHD‘ or Partners in High-security Development. Not only

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5% Off Medeco Online Pin Order

Purchase Me deco pins via online order entry in the month of June and receive an additional 5% off! Medeco launched the Pre-built Online Pin Order Template in April, have you taken advantage of this time saving feature yet?  If not, now is the perfect time! To access your Medeco prebuilt pin template, log into your crcDash

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Medeco Announces June 2012 Contest

Medeco is proud to announce a new June 2012 contest! The June 2012 contest is open to everyone in the United States and Canada. Go to the Medeco Twitter Page and follow Medeco Locks and you will be entered to win an iPod Shuffle. Twitter Follows made between June 1 and June 30, 2012 will

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Medeco Launches New Web Site

Medeco is pleased to announce the launch of its newly designed web site.  The new web site may be viewed at www.medeco.com.  While the content of the web site remains consistent to the previous site, the enhanced design improves user navigation.  There is also a video section that allows visitors to interact with the site

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