It’s December—meaning the 2017 holiday shopping season is upon us, and after analyzing the calendar, it will likely prove to be a lengthy season for retailers. The predicted top ten busiest shopping days fall between Black Friday (November 24) and Saturday, December 30 and are positioned to account for 40-50 Read More
Tag: retail technologies
By Jack Trlica
As I write this column, Hurricane Irma is bearing down on Florida just two weeks after Hurricane Harvey devastated southeast Texas and southwest Louisiana. Both storms have exacted extreme damage termed “unprecedented,” “800-year event,” “largest ever in the Atlantic,” and other superlatives that seem to have become the new normal.
At Read More
Have you heard? We’ve just released the very first issue of our new, digital-only, companion magazine, LPM Online. This exclusive publication is meant to complement our award-winning print edition and will appear bimonthly in between print issues.
LPM Online offers a smooth reading experience that is both streamlined and highly dynamic, Read More
Bill Turner, LPC, has been a reader and contributor to Loss Prevention magazine (now LP Magazine) since its inception in 2001. Now, as the publication celebrates its 15-year anniversary, Turner looks back at the publication’s past five years in a feature article in the January-February 2017 issue. This third and Read More
lululemon, DICK’s Sporting Goods, PetSmart and Johnston & Murphy Recognized as Innovative Industry Leaders
Tyco Retail Solutions recently congratulated its customers, lululemon, DICK’s Sporting Goods, PetSmart and Johnston & Murphy, on industry award recognition for retail innovation and store operational excellence.
The brands were honored with the Retail TouchPoints Store Operations Superstar Awards and the Innovative Retail Technologies Retailer Innovation Awards for exemplary innovation and Read More
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
It’s Déjà Vu All Over Again: The Future of Retail Will Include Circuit City
E-commerce may be retail’s future, but brick and mortar is far from dead.
We all remember Circuit City, right? At one time, it was the giant in the consumer electronics retail space. With hundreds of stores, it was Read More
Alchemy Systems has announced that retail industry veteran Mike Limauro has joined the company as vice president of asset protection, risk and safety programs. Limauro will work closely with Alchemy clients around the world as they evaluate and enhance their own safety and asset protection programs.
“Mike has a great track Read More
We live in a time of great change. We work in an industry where our ability to adjust to the needs of the customer and the dynamics of a global market sculpt the landscape of retail. We serve in a profession that demands that our retail technologies adapt and adjust Read More
26 Busted in High-End Retail Theft Ring
Scheme to defraud Staples
Bass Pro Shops acquiring Cabela’s
Cops nab LP officer for killing suspected shoplifter
Sam’s Club Extends Mobile Checkout Service
Employees arrested in Burger King theft
Employee steals $15K in beauty products