Tag: internal loss prevention


Consider These Pros and Cons before Implementing Remote Video Surveillance

Consider These Pros and Cons before Implementing Remote Video Surveillance

Remote video surveillance enables the reallocation of loss prevention personnel from low-activity locations without the elimination of loss prevention coverage and oversight. This not only increases the effectiveness of LP associates, but also increases overall job satisfaction, which reduces turnover, lost time, and recruiting, hiring, and training costs.

Loss prevention personnel   Read More


Evaluating the Pros and Cons of Remote Video Monitoring

Evaluating the Pros and Cons of Remote Video Monitoring

Video monitoring has been used successfully in retail settings for several years.Video surveillance has enabled significant improvements in customer and associate safety, as well as proven an effective tool in theft deterrence through improving loss prevention productivity and accuracy.

Recent increases in network bandwidth between store locations and retail headquarters now   Read More


Product Protection—Beyond EAS

Product Protection—Beyond EAS

What we are attempting to do is add to the tools and practices that will not only move CVS/pharmacy, but the entire retail loss prevention industry forward in stopping loss.

As a loss prevention department charged with protecting product, do you have the reputation as a category killer? Do others in your company call your   Read More


NEXCOM: Managing a Truly Worldwide LP Organization

NEXCOM: Managing a Truly Worldwide LP Organization

EDITOR’S NOTE: Fritz Hirchert is director of loss prevention and safety, responsible for traditional loss prevention and safety functions for the U.S. Navy’s store operations on bases around the world. Prior to coming to NEXCOM in 1995, he held LP director positions with Home Quarters Warehouse, a division of Hechinger’s   Read More