Tag: retail industry


RILA Retail Asset Protection Conference 2017

The 2017 Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) Retail Asset Protection Conference will be held April 9-12 at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans in New Orleans, LA. The 2017 opening keynote speaker will be Richard Ashworth, president of pharmacy and retail operations for Walgreens.

This event will again feature the Retail   Read More


A Root-Cause Analysis May Help Reduce Shrinkage

A Root-Cause Analysis May Help Reduce Shrinkage

Most retailers have adopted omni-channel strategies to meet consumers’ demand to browse or buy whenever and wherever they choose. But enabling everything from mobile point of sale (POS) to in-store pickup of online purchases has made inventory control and product logistics far more difficult. The complex new retail environment is   Read More


Are Retailers Selling Shoplifting Tools?

Are Retailers Selling Shoplifting Tools?

Boosters are savvy in their methodology of offending. They often find creative ways in which to conceal property when shoplifting—in their clothing, via a special “booster bag,” etc. However, occasionally they capitalize on resources provided by the very location they intend to victimize.

While shopping in a nationally known chain drug   Read More


Modern Data Analytics

Modern Data Analytics

Retailers who have made the jump to modern data analytics solutions know that the retail industry has moved past being overwhelmed by too much data and instead is now entering a time where this important data needs to become actionable. To remain competitive, it is vital that retailers use the   Read More


The Year Ahead in LP

These are clearly turbulent times in retail. How people shop is changing—and with it the strategies employed to attract and retain customers. Store technology is changing, offering new opportunities, and ushering in new risks. What does the upheaval mean for loss prevention? What are the primary challenges the industry may   Read More