Tag: internal theft


How NOT to Investigate Organized Retail Crime

How NOT to Investigate Organized Retail Crime

According to the National Retail Federation’s (NRF) 2016 Organized Retail Crime Survey, all responding retailers said that they believe their companies to have been the victim of organized retail crime (ORC) activity within the past year. Eighty-three percent of those respondents believe that ORC activity has increased in the past   Read More


New Retail Technology in 2017 Adds Value through Analytics

New Retail Technology in 2017 Adds Value through Analytics

New retail technology has evolved exponentially over the past few decades, especially when it comes to analytics. Originally, descriptive analytics was the primary investigative tool used across our industry. These solutions provided only a snapshot of information about past events, often in the form of reports. When the reports were opened,   Read More


Today’s Top LP Jobs

Today’s Top LP Jobs

Regional Loss Prevention Manager, AutoZone, (AR)
AutoZone, Inc., (a Fortune 300 company) is in need of a Regional Loss Prevention Manager (RLPM) to be responsible for all loss prevention and safety aspects for approximately 85 stores. The primary responsibilities include: training, auditing for loss prevention and safety compliance and investigating internal   Read More


The ABCs of Theft Investigations

The ABCs of Theft Investigations

Few core competencies are as important to senior loss prevention executives as a proficiency in theft investigations. Whether it is knowing when to initiate an investigation, how to proceed with an investigation, or what to do with the investigative findings, most retail companies look to their senior LP executive for expert guidance.

Obviously, developing a proficiency   Read More


Today’s Top LP Jobs

Today’s Top LP Jobs

Loss Prevention Lead Investigator, Neiman Marcus, (TX)
The Lead Investigator is responsible for assisting in leading the stores Loss Prevention staff. In this role, you will be developed and trained for an Assistant Loss Prevention Manager position. Therefore, to be considered for this position, you must be career minded and willing   Read More


Friendly Associates Function as Theft Deterrents

Friendly Associates Function as Theft Deterrents

Retail is a business, and businesses are in business to make money and enhance profits. But profit enhancement is a multifaceted concept. We build our profit base not only through our ability to sell products, but also by learning the best ways to approach shrink reduction in retail stores.

Historically, the   Read More


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


Today’s Top LP Jobs

Today’s Top LP Jobs

Regional Loss Prevention Manager, AutoZone, (AR)
AutoZone, Inc., (a Fortune 300 company) is in need of a Regional Loss Prevention Manager (RLPM) to be responsible for all loss prevention and safety aspects for approximately 85 stores. The primary responsibilities include: training, auditing for loss prevention and safety compliance and investigating internal   Read More