Tag: asset protection team


Case Study: The Rent-A-Center Loss Prevention Challenge

Case Study: The Rent-A-Center Loss Prevention Challenge

Joe, a would-be thief, couldn’t believe his luck. Here was a store willing to hand him a brand-new, state-of-the-art smartphone with no credit check and a few dollars down. And just two doors away was another retail store—this one advertising that it paid top dollar for smartphones.

The criminal wheels in   Read More


7-Eleven’s Loss Prevention Strategy Recognized in 2017 Retail Touchpoints’ Superstar Awards

7-Eleven’s Loss Prevention Strategy Recognized in 2017 Retail Touchpoints’ Superstar Awards

Retail Touchpoints’ sixth annual Store Operations Superstar Award winners have recently been announced—and one convenience store retailer is happy to hear the news. This year, 7-Eleven earned the gold medal for its loss prevention strategy.

According to the Superstar Awards report, “convenience store asset protection differs from other retail, especially at   Read More


People on the Move: November 2017

People on the Move: November 2017

Professional advancement and building a successful loss prevention career can mean many things to many different people. For some individuals, it may mean reaching a top leadership position at a particular company, perhaps serving as a director or vice president of loss prevention/asset protection. For others, it may involve gaining   Read More


Collecting Shrinkage Goals and Sport Memorabilia

Collecting Shrinkage Goals and Sport Memorabilia

EDITOR’S NOTE: Scott Myers is vice president of asset protection for Hibbett Sports. For much of his 22 years with the company, he held the dual role of vice president of human resources and asset protection. Prior to Hibbett, Myers held multiple LP positions with Parisian.

EDITOR: How did you get   Read More


People on the Move: October 2017

People on the Move: October 2017

Professional advancement and building a successful loss prevention career can mean many things to many different people. For some individuals, it may mean reaching a top leadership position at a particular company, perhaps serving as a director or vice president of loss prevention/asset protection. For others, it may involve gaining   Read More


A Mall Within a Store?

A Mall Within a Store?

Once the symbol of American retail strength that was exported across the globe, the mall is seeing a hazy future. As people shop more online and want something different from their downtime, the mall has become a destination that is approached as a last resort rather than a first choice.

There   Read More