In the 2015 US Retail Fraud Survey, retailers across the country identified analytics and monitoring as the number one area of need. With the average US retailer experiencing shrinkage at a level comprising 1.3 percent of total sales (resulting in an annual $60 billion loss industry-wide), it’s no wonder that Read More
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District Asset Protection Supervisor, Raley’s, (CA)
The District Asset Protection (AP) Supervisor is responsible for driving shrink improvement and leadership of asset protection program execution at the district level. The District AP Supervisor is responsible for assessing store based shrink initiatives, promoting awareness, and implementing methods to prevent, and control losses, Read More
Welcome to Day 2 of LP Magazine’s coverage of the 2017 Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) Retail Asset Protection Conference from New Orleans, LA.
Following a morning welcome from Jess Dankert, senior director of retail operations for RILA, Day 2 of the conference kicked off with a general session featuring Rob Read More
The LPM team is privileged to have a front-row seat as observers of the loss prevention industry. One aspect of our role is to find ways to celebrate the positive contributions of the loss prevention and asset protection community. As a result, we are proud to launch the LPM Excellence Read More
The LPM team is privileged to have a front-row seat as observers of the loss prevention industry. That gives us a unique opportunity to identify positive, productive ways to promote loss prevention, build successful and constructive partnerships, educate and inform the LP community, and support the thought leadership that drives Read More
Growing up in a depressed neighborhood in Baltimore, Maryland, will leave you with many life lessons. It will show you the power of determination, and the strength that comes with humility. But most of all, it teaches you that if you want to be successful in this world, in asset Read More
EDITOR’S NOTE: Mike Limauro is vice president of asset protection for Weis Markets, where he is responsible for loss prevention, safety, risk management, insurance, food safety, and quality control, and the implementation of loss prevention technologies. Limauro has held a number of LP positions with companies such as Neiman Marcus, Read More
The Sport Chalet experience is focused on “premier sporting goods and expert advice.” There are some distinct anti-shrink and fraud-prevention features built into the Sport Chalet experience. That’s not to say that shoplifters cannot be a scourge to this upscale sports supplies retailer, but nonetheless, even the most experienced and Read More
Nearly 10 times larger than their nearest competitor, Regis Corporation is the undisputed leader in the hair salon industry. The company owns, franchises or holds interests in approximately 10,000 worldwide locations. Brands such as Supercuts, MasterCuts and Cool Cuts 4 Kids all fall under the Regis umbrella.
When one thinks of Read More
This article analyzes the implementation of an innovative retail asset protection program at Hughes Supply, a wholesale distributor of construction supplies. The company has undergone several organizational changes since this article was published, but this in-depth look at its history and asset protection functions can still provide valuable lessons to Read More