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Effective, Evidence-Based Retail Crime Prevention

Effective, Evidence-Based Retail Crime Prevention

Regardless of the protective progress retailers and solutions providers are making, thieves are still carrying off billions of dollars’ worth of goods annually. While merchandise loss costs retailers huge amounts of money, theft-driven product out-of-stocks, and sometimes locked-up goods, it also deters sales to good customers. Happy, buying customers are   Read More


Longtime Industry Icon Bob MacLea Passes at Age 75

Longtime Industry Icon Bob MacLea Passes at Age 75

Bob MacLea, one of the retail industry’s longest-tenured and most-respected loss prevention executives, lost his battle with cancer last Thursday, March 1. Beginning his career as a security officer in 1975 with Marshalls Department Stores, MacLea steadily rose through the TJX corporation, ultimately retiring as senior vice president of loss   Read More


Don’t Miss the Chance

Here is a challenge for you. Close your eyes and think of the best person you know or have ever met. Do you have someone in your mind? Now, when did you last reach out to them to tell them how much you respect and appreciate and love them? So   Read More


The Excellent Life of Bob MacLea

Following are a few article summaries that can provide you with a small taste of the original content available to you every day through our daily digital offerings, which are offered free through LossPreventionMedia.com. In addition to our daily newsletter, a comprehensive library of original content is available to our   Read More


RILA’s Asset Protection Leaders Council

RILA’s Asset Protection Leaders Council

In an industry as dynamic as retail, asset protection leaders have long been faced with the daunting task of keeping pace with the changing landscape of the industry. This has never been more true than it is today.

Safeguarding company assets is no longer synonymous with simply catching shoplifters and requires   Read More