Tag: loss prevention in retail


Building an LP Department Focused on People

Building an LP Department Focused on People

EDITOR’S NOTE: David Shugan, CFI, is the senior director of loss prevention for Carter’s based in Atlanta. Prior to taking over the leadership role at Carter’s, he was manager of investigations at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store. Before that, he held LP management positions with Pacific Sunwear and Chernin’s Shoes.   Read More


Loss Prevention Consulting: A Conversation with an Industry Expert

Loss Prevention Consulting: A Conversation with an Industry Expert

Robert L. “Bob” DiLonardo is the principal of Retail Consulting Partners LLC and a well-known authority on the electronic article surveillance business, cost justification of retail security products and services, and retail accounting. DiLonardo started his loss prevention consulting practice after several years in sales and marketing for Sensormatic, Security   Read More


The Challenges of Retail Loss Prevention in Mexico

The Challenges of Retail Loss Prevention in Mexico

In 2010 I was asked to speak at the annual retail loss prevention conference sponsored by ANTAD Mexico, Asociación Nacional de Tiendas de Autoservicio y Departamentales, or National Association of Supermarkets and Department Stores. Traveling to Mexico City, where the conference was held, was quite a treat since I had   Read More


Supporting the Mission of Giving Back to the Community

Supporting the Mission of Giving Back to the Community

Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago is one of the largest of more than 180 independently operating Goodwill agencies in North America in terms of annual revenue, number of programs, and the number of people in the community served. The organization currently employs over 4,245 employees working in sixty-nine program locations in twenty-three   Read More