HES K100 Cabinet Lock Selected as 2012 ASIS Accolades Award Winner

NEW HAVEN, CT, October 10, 2012 — At ASIS 2012, the HES K100 Cabinet Lock was honored with a 2012 ASIS Accolades Award. The award is in recognition of the security industry’s most innovative new products, services and solutions. A team of judges representing end users and experts in security technologies evaluated more than 40 entries before selecting the top 10 winners.

The HES K100 wireless cabinet lock with Aperio technology makes it easy and cost effective to bring real-time access control to cabinets, lockers and drawers where audit trail and monitoring are becoming increasingly critical. It uses local wireless communication between the lock and an Aperio hub, eliminating the cost and difficulty of wiring an access control system to the cabinet.

“The ASIS Accolades Award is an honor and a testament to the culture of innovation at HES and across the entire family of ASSA ABLOY brands. The HES K100 addresses the need for a high quality security solutions for difficult to secure applications in healthcare and business facilities,” stated Michael Webb, Vice President of Product Development, ASSA ABLOY EMS&OEM Group.

Aperio is a global, wireless platform that provides an easy, affordable way to connect additional openings to an existing electronic access control system. It uses short-distance wireless communication (IEEE 802.15.4) between the lock and an Aperio hub to link to an electronic access control system. This simplifies the overall installation, reducing costs and complexity in comparison to traditional access control.



ASSA ABLOY is the global leader in door opening solutions, dedicated to satisfying end-user demands for security, safety and convenience. For more information visit https://www.assaabloy.com/en/com/.


The leading manufacturer of electric strikes and locking devices for the access control industry, HES develops products that solve customers’ needs.  First to market with cutting edge solutions like the versatile 1006 series and the completely surface-mounted 9600 electric strike, HES has built a global reputation for innovation, strength, and service.  An ASSA ABLOY Group company, HES currently markets HES and Folger Adam Electric Door Controls© lines. For more information visit https://www.hesinnovations.com/.


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