Tag: loss prevention investigations


Big Retail Inventory Losses Require Perspective

Big Retail Inventory Losses Require Perspective

Retail inventory losses are a fact of life in retail. When maintained at acceptable levels, they are simply the cost of doing business, much like payroll and other operating expenses. However, when shortage begins to inexplicably trend upward, whether on a store-by-store basis, or even across a chain, it becomes   Read More


Fifteen Years of Loss Prevention

Fifteen Years of Loss Prevention

Based on another project, I have spent two months combing over every issue of Loss Prevention magazine. Being a reader from the very beginning and contributing content every now and then, I thought I was pretty familiar with the magazine’s history, its development, and the changes in the industry over   Read More


LP101: Loss Prevention Investigations

LP101: Loss Prevention Investigations

Loss prevention investigations are just one of the many specialized elements that are part of an accomplished loss prevention program. Each of these functions is vital to the success of the program, and the understanding and application of each component is an integral part of your professional development. It is   Read More


Part II. The Future of ORC Management

Part II. The Future of ORC Management

Sponsored by The Zellman Group

Imagine you’re a retailer with a major theft problem of a product at one of your stores (probably not hard to do). You start to poke around and discover the product is not only disappearing from one store, but it’s going missing across an entire region.   Read More