A ton of great smart tech was on display at the National Retail Federation’s Big Show in January, from wearables to the Internet of Things (IOT). My team was invited to a small get-together. I noticed several people had sharp-looking ski jackets. As a trained investigator, I knew there was Read More
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Every so often, a simple idea catches the imagination, fervor, and engagement of a group of people and is developed into a successful practice that revolutionizes a business. Electronic article surveillance (EAS) source tagging is definitely one of those.
This story commemorates the evolution of source tagging with The Home Depot Read More
These are clearly turbulent times in retail. How people shop is changing—and with it the strategies employed to attract and retain customers. Store technology is changing, offering new opportunities, and ushering in new risks. What does the upheaval mean for loss prevention? What are the primary challenges the industry may Read More
Here we are at the third and final installment of the first fifteen years of Loss Prevention magazine. I had indicated in the first two articles that part of the third article would include a future look at some of the most important loss prevention technologies and practices such as Read More
Industrial Security Solutions (ISS) specializes in providing a complete range of EAS and CCTV products and services that focus on cost-effective solutions catered to each unique retailer. By manufacturing tags and systems in both AM and RF frequencies, ISS is able to offer competitive pricing on the most specific of Read More
By Agon Systems
Agon Systems’ clothing tag, named the Concept Tag, won the “Best Newcomer Award” this year at the annual Fraud Awards; the “Oscars” for the risk and loss prevention industry.
Awards are made upon the recommendation of an independent panel of judges made up of leading loss prevention figures from retail.
The Awards Read More
Worldwide Golf Enterprises Partners with BSI to Rejuvenate Its Aging EAS Infrastructure (Best Security Industries)
For nearly thirty years, Best Security Industries (BSI) has been helping retailers control losses from shoplifting with innovative and cost-effective loss prevention solutions. One such retailer is Worldwide Golf Enterprises.
Worldwide Golf Enterprises is one of the nation’s largest discount golf equipment retailers with eighty-five stores in eighteen states. Its stores Read More
2016 Source Tagging Symposium Continues the Collaboration of Retailers and Manufacturers in Stopping Organized Retail Crime
By Jack Trlica
Representatives of retailers and consumer packaged goods (CPG) manufacturers spent Tuesday, May 10, hearing updates from last year’s directives for addressing source tagging initiatives designed to combat shoplifting and organized retail crime (ORC) targeting retailers’ common hot products. The 2016 National Source Tagging Symposium sponsored by Checkpoint was hosted by CVS Read More
Exacq Technologies, part of the Security Products business unit of Tyco, announces an integration with the Sensormatic Synergy electronic article surveillance (EAS) detection system from Tyco Retail Solutions. The combination of exacqVision video management system (VMS) and the Synergy EAS Series gives retail customers an interconnected Tyco solution to capture Read More
Marketing textbooks tell us that every product, brand, and technology has a life cycle. First, there is the launch and introduction, then a period of strong growth, then a period of maturity, and then of course, a period of decline.
This basic understanding of product life cycles came to my mind Read More