Tag: hard tag


Tyco Retail Solutions enables connected shopper engagement through new innovation and collaboration

Tyco Retail Solutions enables connected shopper engagement through new innovation and collaboration

Tyco Retail Solutions has collaborated with industry leaders to showcase new innovations and retail concepts to further digitize the store and enable retailers to provide smart, connected shopper engagement. Prescriptive analytical data solutions and technology investments are helping retailers to operate proactively, efficiently and in real-time to better engage their   Read More


Checkpoint Systems’ Introduces NeedleLok Theft Solution Tag and Next Generation of Specialized Tags

Checkpoint Systems’ Introduces NeedleLok Theft Solution Tag and Next Generation of Specialized Tags

Checkpoint Systems has recently announced a new high-theft solution, the NeedleLok, that protects fine garments without leaving a pin hole, as well as the Alpha OptiLok™, its next generation of specialized tags for eyewear protection.
The NeedleLok
NeedleLok™ protects delicate fabric clothing, such as intimates as well as light and thin fabric   Read More


Are Retailers Selling Shoplifting Tools?

Are Retailers Selling Shoplifting Tools?

Boosters are savvy in their methodology of offending. They often find creative ways in which to conceal property when shoplifting—in their clothing, via a special “booster bag,” etc. However, occasionally they capitalize on resources provided by the very location they intend to victimize.

While shopping in a nationally known chain drug   Read More


How to Manage Inventory: Shrink Visibility

How to Manage Inventory: Shrink Visibility

At a time when store margins are under intense competitive pressure, retail shrink can make or break a retailer’s bottom line. But today’s retail shrink numbers are vulnerable to blind spots and imprecise metrics. In addition, most analysis and response to retail shrink are backward-looking: useful for staffing and long-term   Read More


Bad Packaging Design Can Lead to Shrink

Bad Packaging Design Can Lead to Shrink

Few things are as frustrating for a loss prevention leader than discovering a bad packaging design they know will promote retail shrink, which could so easily have been prevented if those who created and approved the packaging had included shrink reduction in the initial design criteria. For example, in a   Read More