Tag: employee stealing

The Challenges of Retail Loss Prevention in Mexico

The Challenges of Retail Loss Prevention in Mexico

In 2010 I was asked to speak at the annual retail loss prevention conference sponsored by ANTAD Mexico, Asociación Nacional de Tiendas de Autoservicio y Departamentales, or National Association of Supermarkets and Department Stores. Traveling to Mexico City, where the conference was held, was quite a treat since I had   Read More

Embezzlement and Employee Theft Can Cost You

Working in a business as dynamic as retail, it is essential that we remain flexible in our methods and progressive in our approach to problems like embezzlement and employee theft. As the business moves forward, change comes quickly, and our skills and abilities must evolve to meet the needs and   Read More

Why Do Employees Steal?

Many, many years ago, when I worked as a loss prevention investigator for Lerner Stores, most of my work was focused on store operations audits, ranging from how the store was opened, to how to make change properly, to counting out the register or cash drawer, to how trash was   Read More