Tag: loss prevention solutions


What Is Loss Prevention Today?

What Is Loss Prevention Today?

EDITOR’S NOTE: This interview is with three long-time loss prevention industry veterans. One is a retailer, one is a solutions provider, and one started on the retail side before starting his own company offering loss prevention solutions. We’ve chosen to not identify the individuals in order to allow them to   Read More


KFC Corporation Selects Delaget and Envysion as its Preferred Loss Prevention Suite

KFC Corporation Selects Delaget and Envysion as its Preferred Loss Prevention Suite

Kentucky Fried Chicken recently announced the selection of Delaget Guard and Envysion as KFC’s preferred and fully supported loss prevention suite for the company’s more than 4,100 outlets nationwide.

The announcement comes after a 120-day pilot spearheaded by KFC’s technology committee to determine best-in-class loss prevention solutions and to enhance support   Read More


Calculating the ROI of Loss Prevention Solutions

Calculating the ROI of Loss Prevention Solutions

Over the past 25 years, return on investment, profit center, cost center, and value-added have become significant buzzwords in the loss prevention industry. While not unique to our industry–these concepts are also important in other staff functions, such as information technology and finance–I can’t imagine ROI has gotten any more attention than   Read More


Top 3 Pitfalls of the Vendor-Retailer Relationship

Top 3 Pitfalls of the Vendor-Retailer Relationship

The vendor-retailer relationship is complicated, time-consuming, and sometimes frustrating. But if it’s the right relationship, it can be mutually beneficial and everyone is happy—or at least minimally dissatisfied, depending on your perspective.
Vendor vs. Solution Provider
It’s intriguing when a whole group of people starts calling themselves by a different name. Why   Read More


Fifteen Years of Loss Prevention, Part 3

Fifteen Years of Loss Prevention, Part 3

Here we are at the third and final installment of the first fifteen years of Loss Prevention magazine. I had indicated in the first two articles that part of the third article would include a future look at some of the most important loss prevention technologies and practices such as   Read More


The 11 Habits of Low-Inventory Shrink Retailers

The 11 Habits of Low-Inventory Shrink Retailers

In his bestselling book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen Covey presented a holistic, principle-based approach for solving personal and professional problems. This got the ECR team thinking, what if for “highly effective people,” we read “low-inventory shrink retailers”? What then would be the habits of low- shrink   Read More


Worldwide Golf Enterprises Partners with BSI to Rejuvenate Its Aging EAS Infrastructure (Best Security Industries)

Worldwide Golf Enterprises Partners with BSI to Rejuvenate Its Aging EAS Infrastructure (Best Security Industries)

For nearly thirty years, Best Security Industries (BSI) has been helping retailers control losses from shoplifting with innovative and cost-effective loss prevention solutions. One such retailer is Worldwide Golf Enterprises.

Worldwide Golf Enterprises is one of the nation’s largest discount golf equipment retailers with eighty-five stores in eighteen states. Its stores   Read More


8 Tips to Protect Profits during the Back-to-School Rush

8 Tips to Protect Profits during the Back-to-School Rush

Sponsored by BSI

When asked which shopping season brings the highest amount of theft, most retailers identify the time around the winter holidays—no surprise there. But what may cause a raised eyebrow is just how many retailers say they have an even more troublesome season for shrink. More than one-in-five retailers—21   Read More