ACS Pacesetters Member – Exclusec Group awarded Spinning Gate Shopping Centre Contract

The Spinning Gate Shopping Centre in Leigh have announced the appointment of new Security provider: ExcluSec Security, part of The ExcluSec Group based in Trafford Park, Manchester.

Exclusec Security were awarded the security provision at Spinning Gate Shopping Centre following a comprehensive and competitive tender process.

Spinning Gate Shopping Centre hosts 40 retail units within 110,000sq ft of retail space in Leigh Town Centre.  The centre has good access to the motorway network, with close links to the M6, it has a flat surface on site car park for 300 cars (operated by Wigan Council) and the towns Bus Station, which has direct links into Manchester City Centre is conveniently located adjoining the shopping centre.  The centre is owned by Atmore Group Ltd who appoint Legat Owen as managing agents for the scheme.

Manchester based ExcluSec Security now provide the centre with 10,000 security hours annually, ensuring the safety and security of the centres 4 million shoppers it attracts each year.  The centres SIA licensed security officers have transferred to ExcluSec Security under TUPE and will undergo comprehensive training and development programmes.  The centre team have also launched the centres new security uniform, dual branded with ExcluSec and Spinning Gate Shopping Centre.

Karen Cox, Centre Manager of the Spinning Gate Shopping Centre said

“ExcluSec Security demonstrated a clear understanding of the centres tender and provided not only the most suitable and effective security solution, but a good cultural fit for the centre.  ExcluSec Security implement technology based systems, complementing their people centric ethos which match the centres requirements.  ExcluSec Security sit comfortably in the top 5% of all security industry authority approved contractors in the UK and are NSI Guarding Gold accredited.  ExcluSec Security are also safe contractor approved, are ISO 9001 accredited and have achieved IIP Gold accreditation too.

Spinning Gate Shopping Centre are excited to be working in partnership with ExcluSec Security, an experienced industry security service partner.  It was imperative that we selected a company that is proficient in delivering core competencies of security and customer service to enhance our shopper experience.”

ExcluSec Security is a privately owned security services provider, founded in 2010 providing a portfolio of security services including event security & stewarding, security guards, commercial and residential keyholding, mobile security patrols, vacant property services, traveller evictions, concierge, dog handlers across the North West and the UK.

James Bancroft, MD of ExcluSec Security commented

“We are looking forward to working with and supporting the managing agents and on site centre management team at Spinning Gate Shopping Centre.  ExcluSec Security have gained previous experience in the retail and shopping centre industries and are eager to share our expertise and best practises with our new client.

The acquisition of the security contract at Spinning Gate is a great addition to ExcluSec Security’s Manned Guarding portfolio which continues to enjoy continued and sustained growth.