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The 11 Habits of Low-Inventory Shrink Retailers

In his bestselling book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen Covey presented a holistic, principle-based approach for solving personal and professional problems. This got the ECR team thinking, what if for “highly effective people,” we read “low-inventory shrink retailers”? What then would be the habits of low- shrink   Read More

Contributing to the Industry

Editor’s Note: Michael P. Keenan, CPP, is vice president of loss prevention for Ross Stores, Inc., based in Newark, CA. He oversees all LP functions for Ross’ more than 450 stores located in 22 states. Prior to joining Ross, Keenan worked for Macy’s West/Federated for almost 16 years. 

Keenan is currently   Read More

Top Apps for Loss Prevention Professionals

The month of January is a fresh start for the loss prevention professional. You’ve set your resolutions for your team and your organization. You’ve hung your crisp new calendar on the wall. You’ve visualized your game plan and are ready to start working towards your goals for the year. Now   Read More

Active Shooter: Is Having A Plan Enough?

Columbine High School, Virginia Tech, Sandy Hook Elementary, Fort Hood, Columbia Mall, Paris, France, Orlando, Florida… and now Istanbul, Turkey.

Terror took over at the popular Reina nightclub in Istanbul this past Sunday, when a lone gunman opened fire on a crowd of partygoers as they were celebrating the new year.   Read More

Target Likely to Join Mobile Payments Market

Target may become the next entrant in the mobile wallet market, facing competition from the likes of Apple, Google, Samsung, and more recently, Walmart. In December, sources close to Target disclosed that the retailer’s new payment system is likely in the early stages of development. No launch date has been   Read More

Scott Draher

Scott Draher has been at Lowe’s for approximately nine years and has held roles as an area, regional, and divisional director of loss prevention. Currently, as the director of loss prevention process and strategy, Draher is responsible for developing, directing and deploying company loss prevention programs and process solutions to   Read More