Knowing that asset protection and loss prevention professionals face shrink challenges from many angles, Corrective Education Company (CEC) is proud to introduce its Mobile Asset Protection Platform (MAPP). This platform will enable store personnel to capture information at the site of the incident with the use of a mobile device Read More
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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
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
“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
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
This article from 2012 examines the development of American Apparel’s unique asset protection and loss prevention department.
No company quite like American Apparel exists in the United States anymore. It’s both cutting edge and an anachronism; a company that defies modern accepted practices. It harkens back to an earlier era of Read More
By Chris Trlica
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
Darren Martel has been promoted to Regional Director of Operations for the Mid Atlantic/NE region with the Regis Corporation. Darren was most recently a Regional Loss Prevention Manager with the Regis Corporation. He has spent the last 16 years in Asset Protection and Loss Prevention leadership roles with progressive responsibility, Read More
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