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Making It Easier to Get It Right

Making It Easier to Get It Right

Navigating the asset protection responsibilities at the world’s largest retailer requires patience, perspective, partnerships, and outstanding leadership. Mike Lamb, LPC, is the vice president of asset protection and safety at Walmart US. A seasoned industry leader, Lamb has served with some of the nation’s most prominent loss prevention programs. He   Read More


Building an Unbreakable LP–IT Bond

Building an Unbreakable LP–IT Bond

Listening to loss prevention leaders discuss their relationships with information technology (IT) departments and offer advice for strengthening them can seem a bit like eavesdropping on marriage counseling. There is admission of a “love-hate” dynamic, occasional hand-wringing over who gets final say, and counsel to “listen, don’t just talk” and   Read More


Fifteen Years of Loss Prevention, Part 2

Fifteen Years of Loss Prevention, Part 2

Welcome to the second of three installments covering the first fifteen years of Loss Prevention magazine. I hope you enjoyed the first part in our September–October issue. We will now look at trends and changes in the industry through the eyes of the magazine beginning in 2007 up through 2011.   Read More


Where Were You on the Morning of September 11? Part 3

Where Were You on the Morning of September 11? Part 3

Fifteen years ago this month, the events of the September 11, 2001, attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City and the Pentagon outside Washington, D.C., horrified the nation and set into motion the U.S. War on Terror. Here, LP Magazine shares perspectives and memories from loss prevention   Read More


The Challenges of Retail Loss Prevention in Mexico

The Challenges of Retail Loss Prevention in Mexico

In 2010 I was asked to speak at the annual retail loss prevention conference sponsored by ANTAD Mexico, Asociación Nacional de Tiendas de Autoservicio y Departamentales, or National Association of Supermarkets and Department Stores. Traveling to Mexico City, where the conference was held, was quite a treat since I had   Read More