IRG and Vector Security showcase “One Stop for Complete IP Integration” at the NRF 104th Annual Retail’s Big Show

December 16, 2014

The company exhibits for eighth consecutive year and focuses on managed network services and network infrastructure to meet retailers’ growing IP migration initiatives.

PITTSBURGH, PA – December 16, 2014 – Industry Retail Group (IRG), a leading provider of retail-centric broadband-based applications and services; along with Vector Security, a top 10 integrator for physical security and security-related applications, will be featured at booth number 1355 during the 2015 National Retail Federation (NRF) Retail’s Big Show from January 11-14 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.

IRG and Vector Security representatives will showcase their comprehensive managed and professional services and how these enable retail chains to move beyond broadband as a commodity, powering broadband applications to drive revenue and improve customer experience.

“This is an exciting time for retailers, and we look forward to presenting our full suite of offerings at NRF,” said Mike Luzio, President of IRG. “From broadband infrastructure to retail-centric applications to unequaled managed network services, we truly have become retail’s one stop for IP migration. Our multi-site solutions are driving real results for retailers’ bottom lines, and we can’t wait to share these results with NRF attendees.”

Both companies will focus demonstrations on turnkey broadband design and deployment; proactive network alerts and performance insights; and centralized PCI management. They will also discuss how retailers can leverage their IT infrastructure for growth by connecting applications that drive business performance and scaling networks to meet omnichannel needs -- enabling broader in-store business intelligence.

“Technology is driving interesting and game-changing opportunities for retailers,” said Pam Petrow, President and CEO of Vector Security. “We are committed to helping all retailers navigate through the changing security, network and omnichannel landscape with proven solutions deployed across some of the U.S. and Canada’s top retail brands.”

IRG and Vector Security invite their current customers and other interested retailers to visit them at the expo in booth number 1355. Free attendee passes for retailers, a $750 value, can be obtained courtesy of IRG at the company’s website: IRG and Vector Security leadership will be present to meet all current and new retailers via private meetings available upon request.

The National Retail Federation’s (NRF) Expo Hall will host over 600 vendors and over 30,000 attendees from over 82 countries, in 190,000 sq. ft. of exhibit space. Since 1911, Retail’s Big Show has been the preeminent show for retailers worldwide. It provides unmatched opportunities for education and thought leadership, networking, and resourcing new technology products and services specifically focused on the retail industry.

About Industry Retail Group
Industry Retail Group, Inc. (IRG), a Vector Security company, ( is a Gartner-recognized, and VISA PCI DSS validated, provider of customized managed network services, offering a comprehensive portfolio of broadband and broadband-centric services targeted to retailers and other multi-site companies. IRG is single-source purveyor of managed IP communication, application and turnkey professional services; plug-in IRG applications such as Hotspot and Enterprise Wi-Fi solutions, Mobility, Hosted VoIP, and IP-based Video Surveillance to further leverage customers’ broadband investments. IRG’s client base includes Fortune 1000 retailers, quick-serve restaurants and convenience store chains. IRG was acquired by Vector Security in August 2013.

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About Vector Security

For more than 50 years, Vector Security, Inc. ( has been a premier provider of intelligent security solutions tailored to the needs of the customer. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, the company offers a full suite of electronic security services for residential, business and national account customers across North America and the Caribbean through a network of branches, authorized dealers and their ADS Security division. The Vector Security Networks division offers customized physical security and managed network services to multi-site commercial customers. Vector Security is a sister company of the Philadelphia Contributionship, a mutual insurance company founded in 1752, and currently provides cost-effective, technology-based security and automation solutions to nearly 400,000 homes and businesses across 58 branch locations.

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