How do LP practitioners deal with the pressures of conducting internal theft interrogations in a forthright and honest way?What are the boundaries when it comes to obtaining an admission? Read More
Tag: retail loss prevention
Professional advancement and building a successful loss prevention career can mean many things to many different people. For some, it may mean reaching a top leadership position at a particular company, perhaps serving as a director or VP of loss prevention/asset protection. For others, it may involve gaining experience in Read More
As loss prevention professionals in retail businesses that serve this demographic en masse (i.e. QSR, c-store, big box, etc.) know all too well, cash is still a prominent form of payment. Read More
Artificial Intelligence Company DeepCam Introduces Biometric Technology System Designed to Identify Shoplifters
At the International Security Conference & Exposition (ISC West) today, DeepCam introduced Retail by DeepCam, a plug-and-play system that reportedly improves retail loss prevention and slashes operational costs through a proprietary biometric-enhanced recommendation engine that identifies shoplifting and other suspicious behaviors.
Developed by an AI team with more than 200 years Read More
A growing body of research links loss prevention staff attitudes to the training they receive. How else should managers handle negativity in the workplace? Read More
Magnet Detection Pioneer Alert Systems Selects CONTROLTEK as Exclusive Regional Partner for North America
CONTROLTEK has recently partnered with Danish technology innovator Alert Systems to expand the availability of booster bag and magnet detectors to U.S. retailers.
“Professional shoplifters, and especially organized retail crime (ORC) groups, have learned to use magnetic detachers to remove EAS tags,” said Tom Meehan, CONTROLTEK’s chief strategy officer and chief Read More
In a 2016 survey of retail loss prevention executives, staff turnover and retention of staff was identified as a cause of concern. “Attracting and retaining a good caliber of loss protection professional at regional and street level [is problematic],” said one respondent in the report by Professor Martin Gill, Retail Read More
The Loss Prevention Foundation is pleased to announce Sears Holding Corporation has joined the growing list of sponsors for the “Swing for Certification” golf tournament set for Sunday, June 10, at Bear Creek Golf Club in Dallas preceding the National Retail Federation (NRF) PROTECT conference June 11–13, 2018.
The event is Read More