At some point in your retail loss prevention career, if you haven’t done so already, you will be called upon to help make procurement decisions on new technology for retail stores, such as electronic article surveillance (EAS) or video surveillance. While you may be most interested in the features, functions, and benefits of the technologies, Read More
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USS recently revealed its latest product development in eyewear protection, the F-117 Nighthawk Eyewear Tag.
While there are eyewear-specific electronic article surveillance (EAS) products on the market, what makes USS’ new F-117 Eyewear Tag unique are its stylish, lightweight design and robust anti-theft features, including a patented mechanism that tightens the Read More
Professional advancement and building a successful loss prevention career can mean many things to many different people. For some individuals it may mean reaching a top leadership position at a particular company, perhaps serving as a director or vice president of loss prevention/asset protection. For others, it may involve gaining Read More
Throughout my career in retail loss prevention, I’ve seen some pretty outrageous behavior captured by video surveillance systems. From performance and productivity issues – like employees showing up late and doing personal things on business time – to outright theft from the point-of-sale (POS) system, I’ve seen it all.
As an Read More
The USS Foundation has secured record sponsorship levels for its upcoming 9th Annual Charity Golf Tournament, scheduled for Sunday, June 25, 2017, at the National Golf Club at Tantallon in Fort Washington, MD.
In addition to several well-known retailers and security solution providers, loss prevention industry major player Stanley Security will Read More
In our personal and professional worlds, we are surrounded by some smart and successful individuals. This is just as true in a role like loss prevention as it is in any other professional capacity. But have you ever wondered why so many of these people can do such dumb things?
How Read More
Crisis incidents can occur in business at any time. In the not too distant past, only the most serious incidents received major coverage by the news media. Not anymore. The proliferation of smartphone cameras and social media has changed the game forever.
April 2017 turned out to be a tough public Read More
After completing the three-part series on the first fifteen years of Loss Prevention magazine, I promised to write an additional article that looks at the current and future state of some subjects we discussed that have a huge influence on the retail loss prevention profession. As I looked at the Read More
Addressing disruptive customer behavior and de-escalation training efforts has become a topic of great interest to retailers across the globe amidst growing concern over the challenges and opportunities for safety in retail stores. The subject was discussed in great detail at the September 2016 Loss Prevention Foundation’s (LPF) board of Read More