Published 16th of May 2014

Shredall, SDS Document Storage and Data Scanning recently have returned from the annual NAID (National Association for Information Destruction) and PRISM (Professional Records and Information Services Management) 2014 conferences and as ever the time spent overseas were such an invaluable couple of days.

Shredall and SDS bring home knowledgeable information for each team member and try to inspire everyone.

Managers and Directors come back to Shredall and SDS HQ enthusiastic, excited and fired up, with new, impressive, innovative information ready to be passed on. Shredall and SDS thrive on providing an excellent service to their customers.

In an effort to be industry leaders and constant pioneers Shredall and SDS absorb global information specific to their industry, Managing Director,Lloyd comments,

"We are a national company so being NAID AAA certified and part of PRISM trade association it is important that we stay ahead of the game. Everything Shredall and SDS learn we bring back to England and try our hardest to put into place within the company".

Company MD, Lucy Shipley comments, “The PRISM International Conference features speakers and panel discussions focused on our traditional four core markets: records management, data protection, document and media destruction, and scanning. We always gain a great insight into industry trends, helping us to forecast the future direction of our business.” Lucy continues “Practical advice for running the business day to day is available through great networking opportunities along with sales management lectures.”

SDS Document Storage and Scanning also took the opportunity to meet with our Records Management barcode software company. Lucy comments, “Attending the day session on their latest upgrades and being able to discussnew software updates makes SDS Document Storage and Scanning more efficient, this means we can offer exciting add-ons for our customers whilst improving our service levels”

NAID and the NAID Conference is such a vital part of ensuring that the data destruction industry adheres to a strict code of ethics and employs processes that ensure that client data is destroyed in an effective manner.

Sales Director Nik Williams comments, “Nothing is more important to a company than its data, and NAID’s mission is to make sure that those of us in the industry responsible for destroying that data are doing so in a manner that is consistent and effective. Not only do we learn a substantial amount; we are networking with contacts around the globe expanding our knowledge more and more.”