Distribution & Logistics

Why Manufacturing Companies Need to Be Concerned About Security and What to Do About It

Posted by Sean Murphy on March 30, 2020

Cyber breaches have gotten a lot of attention as companies that are victims of large-scale hacks make the news. These incidents push companies to invest more in cybersecurity. However, spending more on cybersecurity will not help prevent cargo theft and other physical security…

Stealth Monitoring at a Glance

Posted by Blake Mitchell on March 12, 2020

Stealth Monitoring is North America’s leading provider of live video monitoring solutions, with U.S. headquarters in Dallas, TX and Canadian headquarters in Toronto, ON. Our proactive video monitoring technology, combined with human intelligence, can help detect and deter crime…

What Can I Do About Cargo Theft on the Rise?

Posted by Sean Murphy on February 28, 2020

The cost of cargo theft is massive. Its ripple effects go beyond the cost of the stolen goods. To give you an idea of how bad it is, SupplyChainBrain references a study on stolen digital cameras worth $200,000. It would take 10 times the number of sales, or $2 million, to offset…

The Evolution of Video Surveillance

Posted by Melissa Parsons on February 26, 2020

When George Orwell published the dystopian novel Nineteen Eighty-Four in 1949, who knew that it would describe video surveillance through devices like two-way telescreens or two-way televisions that we would see something like that today? In the story, the residents of Oceania…

This Is What Artificial Intelligence Will Do for Video Surveillance

Posted by Melissa Parsons on February 24, 2020

A simple video surveillance system captures what the camera sees. To spot suspicious activity requires someone to watch the cameras or analysts who know how to watch hours of footage to find issues. AI has exploded in the last decade and now it has found its way in video…

Stealth Monitoring Tops Last Year’s Donation to Habitat for Humanity

Posted by Sidney Sommer on January 29, 2020

Stealth Monitoring and the Greater Toronto-area (GTA) Habitat for Humanity have been enjoying a partnership since 2007. In those early days, Founder/Managing Director at Stealth, Sidney Sommer, installed cameras for free at Habitat’s sites in Toronto to help deter crime and…

Distribution Center Thieves Arrested

Posted by Sean Murphy on January 17, 2020

Because distribution centers can contain millions of dollars’ worth of merchandise, they can be at high risk for theft. Late one night, our trained Stealth security operators spotted a few individuals walk through the hole in the fence surrounding a California distribution…

What You Need to Know About Cargo Theft

Posted by Sean Murphy on November 26, 2019

Companies pay a high price when they don't take steps to prevent cargo theft. The average cargo value per cargo theft was more than $150,000 according to CargoNet. That brings the estimated total of cargo stolen in the U.S. and Canada in the second quarter of 2019 to almost $23…