Tag: loss prevention specialists


Yeah! High-Energy LP at Abercrombie & Fitch

Yeah! High-Energy LP at Abercrombie & Fitch

EDITOR’S NOTE: Dennis Klein is vice president of loss prevention for Abercrombie & Fitch where he is responsible for asset protection and safety throughout the 1,046-store specialty apparel chain. His career spans more than twenty years working for such retailers as KB Toys, Lord & Taylor, Federated Department Stores, and Old Navy. Klein is a frequent presenter at industry conferences and was   Read More


Procurement Fraud: Buyer Beware

Procurement Fraud: Buyer Beware

There is arguably no area more susceptible to fraud than procurement. Why? The answer revolves around a disconnect between how organizations view internal buyers of their goods, versus how the marketplace views those same individuals.

If your organization is like most, buyers are valued employees, typically in line- or middle-management positions. However, the sesame   Read More


Changing the Loss Prevention Culture in Food Retailing

Changing the Loss Prevention Culture in Food Retailing

EDITOR’S NOTE: Dan Faketty is vice president of loss prevention at Harris Teeter, an upscale grocery chain with 143 stores operating in six southeastern states. Harris Teeter is based in Matthews, NC, a suburb of Charlotte.
Faketty came to Harris Teeter in 1999 from Kmart, where he was director of loss control   Read More


Outsourcing Options in Specialty Loss Prevention

Outsourcing Options in Specialty Loss Prevention

Over the past two years, several specialty retailers including Stride Rite, Wilsons Leather, and Fredrick’s of Hollywood have made the decision to outsource their entire loss prevention functions. The question many in the industry are asking is, “What are they thinking?”

How can a service provider provide the same level of   Read More