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Is ORC on the Rise? Just Ask Your Store Associates.

Is ORC on the Rise? Just Ask Your Store Associates.

If organized retail crime (ORC) continues to plague retailers as recent studies indicate, why are some retailers cutting their ORC investigative staff and seemingly losing their focus on preventing store loses and protecting their store associates and customers?

In the January-February 2018 issue of LP Magazine, author Garett Seivold penned the   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