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Woolworths Opts For Bandwidth Friendly Video Surveillance Solution
With 3,500 supermarkets, general merchandise, home improvement, consumer electronics and liquor stores, as well as petrol stations located across Australia and New Zealand, Woolworths required a video surveillance system capable of operating over bandwidth links of 64 kilobits per second or less.
The CENEX gas station and convenience store in Tioga, North Dakota, isn’t your typical, neighborhood gas station and c-store. Located in the heart of the mid-West state’s Bakken oil boom region, this gas station and c-store is a super-sized 36,000-square foot (3,345-square meter) behemoth with 11 fuel islands and 22 pumps dispensing gasoline and diesel.
Some restaurateurs think of video surveillance strictly as a tool to investigate incidents of theft and other risks such as slip and falls, but Hideaway Pizza, a 12-restaurant chain based in Tulsa, Oklahoma, thinks of video surveillance more as a critical enabler of operational excellence.
Losses in the quick service restaurant (QSR) industry resulting from staff theft amount to an astonishing 7% of sales, according to the National Restaurant Association. Costing billions of dollars a year, theft can take many forms — from simple cash register theft to more sophisticated scams involving several individuals.
Why should retailers invest in video surveillance when they could use that money to hire a new employee or run an advertisement? Because many retail organizations today are successfully using their surveillance system for just minutes a day to find costly inefficiencies, theft and other problems – and seeing increased revenues and profits as a result.
ARTICLES FROM INTEGRATED SOLUTIONS FOR RETAILERS
Inside The Front-End Changes At Lowe’s
How the Fortune 500 retailer improved the customer experience with a 50% reduction in false EAS alarms, reducing shrink and mitigating associate risk along the way.
Preventing Operational Loss
Identifying the breakdowns that cause operational loss is challenging enough. What about prevention?
The Multidisciplinary Appeal Of Networked Video
With an ever-growing list of retail stakeholders leveraging video intelligence, cloud-based, networked video is catching on rapidly.
Privacy, Security, And The Internet Of Things
Adopting an effective data-centric security model and applying the appropriate technologies for each security control are the only way forward. No single technology will provide the silver bullet.
Are You Maximizing Your Mobile Potential?
Mobility is making a huge impact on how retailers deal with everything from inventory visibility to customer experience — with the ultimate goal of increased sales.
Encapsulon Video And Control Together, Encapsulon Video and Control enable retailers to leverage video as another critical source of data, corroborating it with information from a variety of other systems. A tool widely used in retail, video provides retailers with visibility into security and operations in their stores.
AXIS M5014-V Network Camera
HDTV, vandal-resistant PTZ dome that gives the big picture.
4-Channel Hybrid Network Video Recorder
The 4-channel NVRs have been designed with economy of space in mind. These robust, reliable, and feature-rich recorders are ideal for installation in standalone ATMs or in any space-constrained location.
ADT Retail Solutions Nothing beats the piece of mind that comes from knowing that your business, your employees, your customers and your profits are receiving the best protection possible. That's why ADT Retail Solutions were designed to serve the unique needs of any business in the most effective and efficient way possible.
Sensormatic® SensorID™ RFID Launch Package Created to help meet the immediate needs of suppliers looking for RFID compliance, the Sensormatic SensorID RFID Launch Package can also provide a solid foundation for future RFID expansion. The package itself is an integrated compilation of pre-tested labels, hardware, software and services that provides a comprehensive RFID compliance solution.
Axis Video Encoders
Migrate your analog CCTV system into an IP-based security solution.
VIDEO SURVEILLANCE NEWS
infinias Expands Integration Even Further With Milestone Video
Using the XProtect Access Control Module (ACM), Intelli-M Access software adds access control management functionality to the Milestone XProtect Smart Client for a truly integrated solution.
VIDEO SURVEILLANCE MULTIMEDIA
IP Video — Not Just For LP Any More
There are so many things to consider when protecting your business — from article security to access control and many other things. They all impact the retailer’s bottom line. Starting with intrusion, access control and fire detection, many retailers face fines due to false alarms, and not to mention the fact that manpower is wasted brining in managers to check on the alarms.
How IP Video Benefits All Of Retail Operations
Retailers are notoriously slow in migrating to new technology, but there has been a huge push towards IP Video lately. This is evident in a recent case study with Saks Fifth Avenue in the June issue of Integrated Solutions for Retailers Magazine.
IP Video — Not Just For Big-Box Retailers
Retailers of all sizes can benefit from the advancements in IP video. Whether it’s analytics or reduced infrastructure costs, IP video presents one of the most cost-effective solutions for retailers of all sizes. Here, Bob Johns, editor of Integrated Solutions For Retailers magazine and RetailSolutionsOnline.com, talks with Hedgie Bartol and Jackie Anderson, business development managers in retail with Axis Communications, to discuss the benefits of IP video for small and mid-size retailers. Feel free to listen to the podcast or read the text-only version.