Assa Abloy AB engages in the provision of intelligent lock and security solutions. It operates through the following divisions: Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA); Americas; Asia Pacific; Global Technologies; and Entrance Systems. The EMEA, Americas, and Asia Pacific divisions manufacture and sell mechanical and electromechanical locks, security doors, and hardware in their respective geographical markets. The Global Technologies division deals with access control systems, secure card issuance, identification technology, and hotel locks. The Entrance Systems division offers entrance automation products and service. The company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.