Best by Stanley
When it comes to lock and locking systems, the Best is definitely one of the most recognizable brands in North America. Established in 1925 by Frank E. Best in Seattle the company moved to its present headquarters in Indianapolis in 1938 and quickly became known as one of the best lock manufacturers in the US. Formerly known as Best Universal Lock Company, it was known for inventing a number of innovations in lock systems. Best Access, as the company is known today, is popular for its interchangeable cores. Products of the company apart from locks include security keypads, mechanical and electronic access, and fail safe systems.