Tag: prevention loss


From Alarm Monitoring to Crisis Management

From Alarm Monitoring to Crisis Management

Civil protest by day became decidedly uncivil by night in Ferguson, Missouri, following the grand jury decision not to indict the police officer involved in the Michael Brown shooting. Pharmaceutical retail giant Walgreens boasts being on street corners all across America, so in November 2014, when the National Guard was   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


Expanding LP at Sterling Jewelers in the Sarbanes-Oxley Era

Expanding LP at Sterling Jewelers in the Sarbanes-Oxley Era

There’s something about starting a twelve-hour workday with an early morning teleconference with your company’s London-based risk committee. For Kevin Valentine, those trans-Atlantic meetings are not everyday events, but not that unusual either. He says by the time the conference call ends, he’s ready for a fresh cup of coffee   Read More


Emerging Trends in Loss Prevention

Emerging Trends in Loss Prevention

A Short History of Loss Prevention
In the sixties, retailers called the departments that were engaged to impact loss security. Many of the practitioners in those departments fit the nomenclature of their department in demeanor, behavior, action, and results. There was little communication between the security practitioners and the senior management   Read More