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How to Manage Inventory: Shrink Visibility

How to Manage Inventory: Shrink Visibility

At a time when store margins are under intense competitive pressure, retail shrink can make or break a retailer’s bottom line. But today’s retail shrink numbers are vulnerable to blind spots and imprecise metrics. In addition, most analysis and response to retail shrink are backward-looking: useful for staffing and long-term   Read More


Controlling Retail Shrink in Stores with No Loss Prevention

Controlling Retail Shrink in Stores with No Loss Prevention

A question frequently asked by retail customers—and even some loss prevention professionals just getting started in their careers—involves many of the smaller stores where they shop, and how shoplifting and other retail shrink concerns are managed in retail stores with no loss prevention team.

First, few retail companies actually attempt to   Read More


The Retail CCTV Evolution

The Retail CCTV Evolution

While the new “anti-establishment” world is rejecting globalization, will retail CCTV technology integration provide the panacea to retail risks? The world may continue to spin on its axis, but it is rapidly changing politically and economically with a new anti-establishment agenda and narrative rejecting globalization in an attempt to preserve   Read More


What to Do about OOS in Retail

What to Do about OOS in Retail

In the mature and highly competitive retail sector, ensuring that the right product is on the right shelf at the right time is critical. Yet the problem of shelf out-of-stocks (OOS) remains as stubborn as ever. Could the loss prevention team be the key to unlocking this new sales opportunity?

This   Read More


VideoEdge 1U Network Video Recorder Offers Versatile Camera Management for Small to Medium Businesses

VideoEdge 1U Network Video Recorder Offers Versatile Camera Management for Small to Medium Businesses

Johnson Controls has recently introduced the VideoEdge 1U Network Video Recorder from American Dynamics, reportedly an ideal camera management solution when simple, low-cost installations and scalable video storage capacity is a priority. The VideoEdge 1U NVR’s 16 embedded software configurable Power over Ethernet ports reportedly help small- to medium-sized businesses   Read More


March Networks and EZUniverse Announce Strategic Partnership and Launch of New Cloud-Based Video and Retail Data Analytics Service for QSRs

March Networks and EZUniverse Announce Strategic Partnership and Launch of New Cloud-Based Video and Retail Data Analytics Service for QSRs

March Networks® and EZUniverse® recently announced a strategic partnership and the launch of a new cloud-based video and retail data analytics service for the quick-service restaurant (QSR) and fast casual market.

March Networks Searchlight™ for QSR powered by 360iQ combines March Networks’ enterprise video solutions with 360iQ, the cloud-based data analytics   Read More


Why It’s Critical to Use Retail Traffic Counters

Why It’s Critical to Use Retail Traffic Counters

While formal industry penetration data on retail traffic counters are hard to come by, a quick stroll through any mall will reveal that more major retailers track traffic today than those who do not. Part of the reason that retail traffic counting is becoming so ubiquitous is because the insights   Read More


15 Best Practices for Inventory Loss Prevention

15 Best Practices for Inventory Loss Prevention

In April 2014, the ECR Europe Shrink and On-shelf Availability Group received a special award from ECR Europe to celebrate 15 years of the group and the delivery of an estimated €1.5 billion (~ $1.6 billion) in savings for the industry.

As Sir Terry Leahy, former CEO of Tesco, once said   Read More