Tag: loss prevention professional


What Is a Loss Prevention Manager?

What Is a Loss Prevention Manager?

What is a loss prevention manager? What might appear to be a fairly simple question now requires a much more complicated answer in a new age of retail where roles and responsibilities are changing on a consistent basis.

To the average consumer, a loss prevention manager might be perceived as a   Read More


LP101: Supply-Chain Management and the Point of Origination

LP101: Supply-Chain Management and the Point of Origination

Supply-chain management encompasses the planning and management of the many activities involved in sourcing, procurement, conversion, and logistics management for the business. It involves planning and processing orders; handling, transporting and storing the products purchased, processed and/or distributed; and managing the inventory of goods in an efficient and coordinated manner.

The   Read More


The ABCs of Retail Investigations

The ABCs of Retail Investigations

There are few core competencies as important to senior loss prevention executives as a proficiency in retail 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   Read More


Online Fraud Protection

Online Fraud Protection

Online retailers have a significant probability of being the intended target of order fraud. An online buyer has the perception of anonymity, which makes it psychologically easier for a person to commit fraud against the merchant. Essentially, the fraudster is looking to obtain merchandise from the merchant without paying for   Read More