About the Author

Donald J. Horan, CPP

Donald J. Horan, CPP is a consultant for Gordon Brothers Retail Partners, LLC, a Boston-based solutions company for retail asset disposition and other financial advisory services. He is a member of the ASIS International retail loss prevention council, and the author of the book The Retailer’s Guide to Loss Prevention and Security.

Articles by Donald J. Horan, CPP

Closing a Retail Store: Loss Prevention’s Role

Loss Prevention

Closing a Retail Store: Loss Prevention’s Role

In recent years, senior loss prevention executives throughout retail have had to come to grips with a different type of promotional sale events—the all-too-frequent store-closing sale.

It is no longer a rarity that LP managers are called upon to design and implement shrink-control programs that protect inventories throughout the process of closing a retail store.