Tag: asset protection and loss prevention


How to Keep Data Secure from Insider Threats

How to Keep Data Secure from Insider Threats

Just as online marketplaces made shoplifting worse by providing thieves with an easy avenue to sell their stolen goods, the dark web is raising risk by offering employees a venue for doing the dirty business of selling stolen information. According to a new report, the number of employees who did   Read More


RFID Technology and Asset Protection

Technology regarding assets is moving at a fast pace. To be able to accurately monitor and track assets is of paramount importance to many industries and can protect the assets that a company has. Radio frequency identification (RFID) technology is one way that any company can track its assets accurately.   Read More


Defining Our Loss Prevention Industry: A Business Topography

Defining Our Loss Prevention Industry: A Business Topography

“So, what do you do?”

This is common question that for some loss prevention professionals presents a perplexing set of thoughts. “How do I adequately satisfy the inquirer’s request, without overcomplicating the dialogue?”

At a retail event, the response “loss prevention” is sufficient, or maybe “asset protection,” depending on the retailer. At   Read More


RFID Technology and Asset Protection

RFID Technology and Asset Protection

Technology regarding assets is moving at a fast pace. To be able to accurately monitor and track assets is of paramount importance to many industries and can protect the assets that a company has. Radio frequency identification (RFID) technology is one way that any company can track their assets accurately.   Read More


The Art of the Kiosk

A passerby might be forgiven for walking by a Coinstar or Redbox kiosk and regarding it as a glorified vending machine. But behind the scenes, these kiosks resemble vending machines about as much as modern high-performance automobiles resemble a horse and buggy.

Outerwall is the parent company that operates Coinstar and   Read More


Through the Eyes of the Guest – Asset Protection at Gordmans

Through the Eyes of the Guest – Asset Protection at Gordmans

Successful asset protection and store security programs are never “tone deaf.” This means that the most effective programs are shaped, managed, and refined over time to reflect a retail company’s culture, style, and “concept.” High-tech electronics retailers with smiling greeters and bag checkers out front reflect a certain tone and attitude; as do big-box retailers with   Read More