State retail associations offer a valuable resource for retailers across the nation and can prove to be an important advocate. With rosters that include all types of retailers and other retail partners, state retail associations are organized to improve and advance the retail industry through close cooperation and mutual assistance, Read More
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The number of organized retail crime associations (ORCAs) has grown steadily in recent years, with a primary emphasis on assisting law enforcement, retail investigators, and prosecutors with the identification, investigation, and prosecution of those involved in organized retail crime.
In response to the scope and severity of organized retail crime concerns Read More
The Loss Prevention Foundation (LPF) announced the selection of its newest board member to assist in governing and providing strategic direction for the Foundation at its recent board meeting. A board member resignation was also announced, as well as board member re-elections.
Elected to the Board of Directors was:
Paul Jaeckle, Read More
The Georgia Retail Association Loss Prevention Council (GRALPC) and the Georgia Retail Association Organized Crime Alliance (GRAORCA) held their 6th Annual Retail Crime Conference on August 24 in Atlanta. The conference opened with Investigative Reporter Mark Winne from local Channel 2 Action News who challenged us all to think about Read More
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The National Retail Federation today announced that Southeastern Grocers’ Vice President of Asset Protection Dan Faketty has been named chairman of the NRF Loss Prevention Council. Faketty, who will serve a two-year term, succeeds Rosamaria Sostilio, senior vice president for Hudson’s Bay Company.
“Dan’s active role with the council and his Read More
Greg Brumley, CPP has been named Vice President of Asset Protection & Facilities for lululemon athletica. Greg was formerly the Loss Prevention Director, Coinstar Exchange for Outerwall. He has also held leadership positions with T-Mobile where he was a Vice President of Loss Prevention and Fraud Management and Senior Director Read More
Signet Jewelers Limited (Signet) is the world’s largest retailer of diamond jewelry and operates approximately 3,600 stores primarily under the name brands of Kay Jewelers, Zales, Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry, H.Samuel, Ernest Jones, Peoples and Piercing Pagoda. As part of Signet’s efforts to transform itself and create an organization Read More
EDITOR’S NOTE: Karl F. Langhorst, CPP, CFI is corporate director of loss prevention for The Kroger Co. based in Cincinnati. Prior to 2008 he was with Safeway as director of LP for Tom Thumb and Randalls supermarkets in Texas. Langhorst spent twenty-five years in law enforcement prior to joining Tom Read More