Tag: loss prevention specialists


Winning Loss Prevention

We always want to win, not just execute. In fact, we must win. When LP loses, life safety, brand image, and financial performance are all at risk. At the Loss Prevention Research Council (LPRC) and University of Florida (UF), that’s our mandate, to support LP/AP success through process and people   Read More


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