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Dec 10, 2013, 07:30 ET

Shred-it Encourages IT Managers to Review Electronic Disposal Protocols

American IT departments' decisions could inadvertently put organizations at risk of an information security breach if they don't have sufficient...

Nov 29, 2013, 16:39 ET

LionCage Shredding, New York City's Leading Document Shredding Company, Proudly Partners with the NYPD to Combat Identity Theft in All Five Boroughs

 Identity theft is one of the most serious and fastest-growing white-collar crimes in the United States, a fact which much of the population...

Nov 26, 2013, 07:00 ET

Securing Confidential Information: the Future of Data Protection

Shred-it celebrates a quarter century committed to information security and looks ahead to its changing landscape The face of information...

Nov 25, 2013, 08:30 ET
Sacra Metallum by Pursuit Of Power.  (PRNewsFoto/Irish Shred Records)

Irish Shred Records Releases Pursuit of Power's Second Heavy Metal Album 'Sacra Metallum'

The heavy metal band Pursuit Of Power are excited to announce that after working in the studio for over a year, they have finally released their...

Nov 01, 2013, 08:00 ET

Shred-it Promotes Fraud Prevention: Provides Tips for Protecting Information in Recognition of International Fraud Awareness Week

In recognition of International Fraud Awareness Week, taking place November 3-9, 2013, Shred-it – a world-leading information destruction...

Oct 10, 2013, 14:46 ET

Leading New York City Shredding Company LionCage to Add Six State-of-the-Art Document Shredding Trucks to Its Ever Expanding Fleet

 LionCage Shredding, New York City's leader in document shredding, document destruction and document recycling, announces the upcoming...

Aug 22, 2013, 08:30 ET

Shred-it Shatters Second Guinness World Record for Most Paper Collected in 24 Hours

Shreds 168,147 pounds of Paper at Super Shred Day Event Shred-it, a world-leading information security company providing document...

Jun 18, 2013, 08:00 ET

Small Businesses in the Dark about Potential Impact of a Data Breach

 Many U.S. small businesses are taking a passive approach when it comes to protecting their data leaving themselves vulnerable to data loss and...

May 01, 2013, 09:00 ET

Shred-it Helps Businesses Stay Informed About Information Security Laws

 While many businesses are focused on the "new risk" – cybersecurity – remaining vigilant on all information security issues is...

Apr 16, 2013, 16:09 ET

Old data may create new risks for businesses

 When it comes to aging or obsolete hard drives and electronic devices, many companies may not be vigilant enough with information security...

Oct 17, 2012, 12:30 ET

Shred-it Recognizes National Cyber Security Awareness Month

 Shred-it, a world-leading information security company providing document destruction services, recognizes October as National Cyber Security...

Sep 14, 2012, 09:00 ET

Shred-it Acquires Super Shred Document Destruction

Acquisition enhances Shred-it's presence and scale in key Canadian markets OAKVILLE, ON, Sept. 14, 2012 /CNW/ - Shred-it, the world-leading...

Jul 17, 2012, 09:03 ET

Shred-it Wins Bronze Stevie® Award for the 2012 American Business Awards (SM)

 Shred-it, a world-leading information security company providing document destruction services, was honored with a Bronze Stevie® Award...

Jul 10, 2012, 10:09 ET

Shred-it Shatters Guinness World Record for Most Paper Collected in 24 Hours

Shred-it, a world-leading information security company providing document destruction services, has received acknowledgement that is...

Jun 11, 2012, 08:30 ET

Small Businesses Underestimate Impact of Data Security; C-Suite Calls for Stricter Legislation

 Shred-it, a world-leading information security company providing document and data destruction services, commissioned an...

Dec 01, 2011, 07:30 ET

Paper Recycling & Shredding Specialists Secures NAID Offsite Certification, Expands Fleet to Service Residential Clients

 Paper Recycling & Shredding Specialists, Inc. today announced a significant expansion of their secure document shredding business to...

Jul 25, 2011, 08:00 ET

Shred-it Acquires Brink's Document Destruction

Shred-it, the world-leading information security company providing document destruction services, announced today that it has acquired the assets...

Jun 16, 2011, 09:00 ET

U.S. Small Businesses Recognize Risk of Security Breaches Within Organization

Shred-it, a world-leading information security company providing document destruction services, commissioned their "Information Security Tracker"...

Jun 02, 2011, 13:22 ET

Document Shredding Helps Americans Fight Identity Theft - Free Community Shred-it Event in 3 Los Angeles Locations

Shred-it, the world's leading on site document destruction company, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Identity Theft Task Force and the...

Mar 01, 2011, 16:56 ET

Shred-it Divests Its US-Based Records Management Business

Shred-it, the world-leading information security company providing document destruction services across 140 service locations in 16 countries, has...