Tag: business continuity plan


Stories from the Storms

Stories from the Storms

Kroger Store 950 sits slightly raised in small-town Texas “thirty miles northeast of Beaumont as the crow flies,” according to Eric Bumbaugh, Houston division asset protection manager.

As Harvey blew through—dropping rain in amounts unlike Bumbaugh has ever seen during his 32 years in South Texas—950 turned into an island. Inside   Read More


7 Steps to Implementing a Workplace Violence Response Plan

7 Steps to Implementing a Workplace Violence Response Plan

Heightened security concerns have focused significant attention on crisis response plans, and more firms now have plans in place for terrorist, bomb threats, fires, and natural disasters than at any point in modern history. Conspicuous by its absence from many of these plans is a workplace violence response plan; when it   Read More


Benchmarking Your Performance on Shrinkage

Benchmarking Your Performance on Shrinkage

The session took place on the second day of the conference and used an established technology that enabled individual delegates to “answer” questions in real time put forward by the presenters. The results were then immediately displayed to the audience for review and consideration. At the beginning, delegates were given the opportunity to complete two demographic questions—which   Read More


An Important Proactive Component of Effective Disaster Readiness

An Important Proactive Component of Effective Disaster Readiness

Loss prevention professionals are increasingly challenged with new corporate responsibilities. One such area is business continuity. Understanding the steps for implementing an effective business continuity program is a necessity as loss prevention organizations transition from traditional safety and emergency response roles to new value-added responsibilities designed to maintain critical business   Read More