Vendor Updates

dormakaba USA Inc

2013 Spring
Indianapolis, IN

The Peninsula Hotels and Loews Hotels Select Kaba’s Saflok RFID Locks; Sun Suites Installs ILCO 790 RFID Locks in All Properties
Kaba Lodging provides, implements and supports secure Saflok and ILCO electronic locks. Saflok is an innovation leader in access control technology that designs and manufactures state-of-the-art electronic locking solutions for the hospitality market. ILCO provides affordable, secure electronic locking solutions that are durable, reliable and simple to manage. ILCO’s products combine functionality with attractive design to complement any hotel decor.

The Peninsula Hotels Selects Saflok for a Seamless Guest Stay Experience
The Peninsula Hotels will install Saflok RFID locks to enhance its luxury guest experience. The hotel group is in the process of replacing guestroom door locks in all its hotels with Saflok contactless RFID locks. Kaba and The Peninsula Hotels partnered to develop an innovative solution that enables its Saflok RFID locks to play an integral role in the future of The Peninsula Hotels’ guest experience.

“The Peninsula Hotels is respected for setting the standard for luxurious personalized service. Our partnership with Kaba provides leading-edge, contactless Saflok RFID guest door locks and online control systems to make the guest stay at our hotels even more seamless,” said Shane Izaks, general manager, information technology, for The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited, parent company of The Peninsula Hotels.

Loews Hotels & Resorts Relies on Saflok Quantum for State-of-the-art Security
Kaba signed a three-year exclusive preferred vendor agreement with Loews Hotels & Resorts. Kaba will provide Saflok Quantum™ locking systems to Loews Hotels for existing and new-build implementation.

“Loews selected Kaba as its exclusive preferred vendor because security is of the utmost importance at our properties,” said Jerry Meade, Loews Hotels corporate director of security. “Part of the Loews experience is safety. We are confident these state-of-the-art systems will provide peace of mind for our guests when they travel.”

Kaba Inks Chainwide Deal with Sun Suites for ILCO RFID Electronic Locks
Sun Suites, operated by Park Management Group, installed ILCO 790 contactless radio frequency identification (RFID) electronic locks in all of its 20 properties.

“The ILCO 790 RFID locks will lift Sun Suites’ hotel operations and guest experience to the next level of reliability and convenience for the foreseeable future,” said Dan Burdakin, president of Park Management Group. “Kaba’s service and support team are excellent. We have confidence in their products and people.”
Burdakin noted that ILCO 790 locks use the latest RFID access control technology to provide Sun Suites guests at 20 properties with an easy-to-use, contactless room access experience. A guest simply passes his ILCO RFID keycard in front of the door’s reader to enter his room.

For more information about Kaba and its products, please contact Dena Reyes at (800) 999-6213 or email

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