Tag: retail e commerce


Fifteen Years of Loss Prevention, Part 3

Fifteen Years of Loss Prevention, Part 3

Here we are at the third and final installment of the first fifteen years of Loss Prevention magazine. I had indicated in the first two articles that part of the third article would include a future look at some of the most important loss prevention technologies and practices such as   Read More


Retail Industry Trends: American Apparel Bankruptcy

Retail Industry Trends: American Apparel Bankruptcy

LA-based retailer American Apparel filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on October 5, after recent struggles with lawsuits and escalating debt. Revenue has declined for four quarters in a row, and and net losses have exceeded $340 million over the past five years.

Ongoing retail industry trends could make it difficult   Read More


Internet Fraud—How the Web Is Changing LP

The bust ended on a familiar enough note. At a dusty border crossing in San Ysidro, California, a young woman was recently arrested by U.S. postal agents as she waited to cross the border into Tijuana. In her car agents found the five packages of gift cards she’d ordered from a U.S. on-line retailer   Read More