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15 Best Practices for Inventory Loss Prevention

15 Best Practices for Inventory Loss Prevention

In April 2014, the ECR Europe Shrink and On-shelf Availability Group received a special award from ECR Europe to celebrate 15 years of the group and the delivery of an estimated €1.5 billion (~ $1.6 billion) in savings for the industry.

As Sir Terry Leahy, former CEO of Tesco, once said   Read More


The 11 Habits of Low-Inventory Shrink Retailers

The 11 Habits of Low-Inventory Shrink Retailers

In his bestselling book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen Covey presented a holistic, principle-based approach for solving personal and professional problems. This got the ECR team thinking, what if for “highly effective people,” we read “low-inventory shrink retailers”? What then would be the habits of low- shrink   Read More


Target Store Loss Prevention Programs

Target Store Loss Prevention Programs

Target store loss prevention programs are a key approach to help us to drive down shrink at stores that experience the highest loss rates. They are designed to focus our resources on the areas of the company where losses are highest. Certainly, the most compelling reasons to implement a high-shrink   Read More


9 Necessary Practices for Successful Shrinkage Control

9 Necessary Practices for Successful Shrinkage Control

In the generally unyielding area of retail loss prevention, few US corporations have been highly successful in staunching the pervasive problem of inventory shrinkage—the problem that refuses to go away. This post highlights nine key shrinkage control approaches that could potentially save US retailing billions each year.

For retail loss prevention practitioners across   Read More


Today’s Top LP Jobs

Today’s Top LP Jobs

Loss Prevention Manager, Carson’s, (IL)
Are you a proven leader with loss prevention experience? If so, this position is a great next step in your career! Our Loss Prevention Managers maintain loss prevention policies and procedures, provide training and motivation for all store associates, and work with store management to keep   Read More


Today’s Top LP Jobs

Today’s Top LP Jobs

Zone Asset & Profit Protection Manager, Sears, (FL)
The Zone Asset & Profit Protection Manager (ZMAP) provides disciplined leadership to the assigned Zone for the purpose of supporting the National Asset & Profit Protection Strategy. The ZMAP is responsible for a zone of stores typically within a metropolitan area that have   Read More


Today’s Top LP Jobs

Today’s Top LP Jobs

Loss Prevention & Safety Manager, Lowe’s, (NY)
Our Loss Prevention Supervisors work with the regional loss prevention team and store management to improve internal shortage controls, reduce the opportunity for store loss and ensure the safety of customers and associates. Our supervisors coordinate internal investigations and direct in-store training for all   Read More