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Remodeling Loss Prevention at The Home Depot

Remodeling Loss Prevention at The Home Depot

EDITORS NOTE: Tom Fricke (pictured to theleft) joined The Home Depot in November, 2005, asvice president of asset protection with responsibilityfor loss prevention, safety, environmentalprograms, and crisis management/businesscontinuity. Fricke came to The Home Depot fromGiant Eagle Inc., where he was chief administrativeofficer. Previously, he worked at PepsiCo for overeleven years   Read More


The Continuing Evolution of LP in the Grocery Industry

The Continuing Evolution of LP in the Grocery Industry

EDITORS NOTE: Kathleen Smith, CFI, is vice president of loss prevention for Safeway where she is responsible for security and loss prevention for over 1,800 stores in the U.S.and Canada, thirty-three manufacturing facilities, twenty warehouse facilities, and buying offices worldwide.
With over thirty years of security management and law enforcement experience,   Read More


Developing Talent at Circuit City

Developing Talent at Circuit City

In today’s knowledge and service economy, successful business organizations recognize the importance of on going development, education, and training. But, thoseworthwhile goals are not always easy to achieve due to structural obstacles endemic to organizational growth or downsizing, economics, or other market influences. This article explores how one company’s loss   Read More


Changing the Loss Prevention Culture in Food Retailing

Changing the Loss Prevention Culture in Food Retailing

EDITORS NOTE:Dan Faketty is vice president of loss prevention at Harris Teeter, an upscale grocery chain with 143 stores operating in six southeastern states. Harris Teeter is based in Matthews, NC, a suburb of Charlotte.
Faketty came to Harris Teeter in 1999 from Kmart, where he was director of loss control   Read More