INTERROGATOR: Hello Sally, my name is Todd, and I work in the loss prevention department. My role in the company is to investigate loss, but truthfully I have lots of stores to cover and I’m spread pretty thin. Regardless of not having much evidence against you, I want to ask Read More
Tag: retail supply chain
The retail supply chain network is a critical component of the retail machine. While many may view the heart of retail as the interactions and events that happen within the store, this support system has always fueled the way. Through a complex web of processes and activity, a well-managed supply Read More
The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) 2017 Retail Supply Chain Conference will be held February 12 – 15 at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.
Designed by retailers for retailers, this event gathers the top supply-chain executives from every retail channel. Over three days, 1500+ attendees from Read More
Supply-chain executives from retailers throughout the world will meet in Orlando, FL this month for the 2017 Retail Supply Chain Conference, hosted by the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) from February 12-15.
The conference, which will be held at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center, will offer four days of Read More
The Retail Industry’s Biggest Expo Features Integrated Technology at the Heart of Omni-Channel Retailing
By Jack Trlica
Integrated technology is on display throughout the exhibition halls at the National Retail Federation’s BIG Show in New York City’s Jacob Javits Convention Center January 15–17. On-shelf availability, product visibility, customer experience, associate management, and, yes, asset protection—all are included in solutions provided by hundreds of companies both large and Read More
From robbers attacking merchants on trading roads to pirates seizing ships at sea and even bandits on horseback robbing stage coaches, cargo theft has been around for centuries. Fast forward to today: trucks have replaced horse-drawn wagons, and today’s cargo theft perpetrators are often part of international crime syndicates. The Read More
By Adrian Beck
A major new report published by the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) puts forward a dramatically different way of thinking about the problem of retail loss and how it might be defined and measured in the future.
There is little consensus on what constitutes “loss” within the retail world nor Read More
Organized retail crime is continuing to grow, with 83 percent of merchants surveyed reporting an increase in the past year, according to the 12th annual ORC study released today by the National Retail Federation.
“Retailers continue to deal with the challenges that come with fighting organized retail crime,” NRF Vice President Read More
LP Magazine was pleased to be invited to attend the 2016 Home Depot Supply Chain conference held at the Store Support Center in Atlanta this week.
Mike Combs brought members of his team in for two days of training and knowledge sharing about logistics and loss prevention at Home Depot. Solveig Read More
Although yesterday was the third and final day of the NRF PROTECT Conference and Expo, the busy pace didn’t slow one bit. Thursday’s schedule boasted a packed program, starting with breakfast meetings at 7:30 a.m. and running full steam until the Grand Finale and reception at 5 p.m.
Shelley Row, author, Read More