About the Author

Marvin R. Ellison

Marvin R. Ellison

Marvin R. Ellison is the chairman and CEO of JCPenney. He previously held various executive positions at Home Depot, including the role of vice president of loss prevention. Prior to joining Home Depot, Ellison was with Target Stores for fifteen years in various management roles in the assets protection department.

Articles by Marvin R. Ellison

Retooling the LP Strategy at Home Depot

Loss Prevention

Retooling the LP Strategy at Home Depot

If you’re looking for the perfect loss prevention strategy, one that will resolve accounting errors, stanch losses to internal theft, and scare away thieves… You can stop searching. It doesn’t exist.

It’s true that some are more effective than others, and that some are better suited to one environment over another.