We cover a lot of credit card fraud news in the LPM Insider. It’s a natural topic for a readership heavily concentrated in retail and retail loss prevention. But the statistics keep changing, as do some of the suggestions to help protect yourself. So, an update and review every so Read More
The International Supply Chain Protection Organization (ISCPO) recently announced two new additions to its board of directors: Wes Bank, LPC, director of loss prevention of DHL eCommerce, and John Cannon, special agent in charge of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.
Wes Bank, LPC, is currently the director of loss prevention for Read More
Vendors Dismayed at Amazon’s Changes to Return Policy
By Bill Turner, LPC
Most people believe that shopping online is easy and convenient. But most also agree that the one of the biggest issues in online shopping is the inability to touch and feel the product. As a result, items “not as expected” Read More
Inventory Control Job Description and Responsibilities
Functions included in an inventory control job description can vary based upon the work environment.
By Kelsey Seidler
What does a typical inventory control job description entail? Whether the specific title is inventory control clerk, specialist, manager, or coordinator, this vital position is usually responsible for ensuring Read More
Last year, the hot toy was Hatchimals, an interactive fuzzy bird doll that hatches from a large egg. Parents were not able to find them because most legitimate retailers were sold out. Enter the scammers on the web—with these desperate parents as their prey.
One man in Australia found a site Read More
The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) recently announced Sona Chawla, Kohl’s chief operating officer, will be the keynote speaker at the 2018 Retail Supply Chain Conference. The conference serves as a premier event for retail supply chain executives to network, learn, and share new and creative solutions for the industry’s Read More
Judgment is everything for a loss prevention decision-maker. Good choices are a lot easier with good information—hence the Loss Prevention Research Council’s aim towards evidence-based loss prevention.
In earlier columns, I’ve discussed how critical it is to accurately diagnose the causes and dynamics of a problem to properly treat it using Read More
Every so often, a simple idea catches the imagination, fervor, and engagement of a group of people and is developed into a successful practice that revolutionizes a business. Electronic article surveillance (EAS) source tagging is definitely one of those.
This story commemorates the evolution of source tagging with The Home Depot Read More
Nashville, TN, has long been known as a city of opportunity for countless singers and songwriters looking to make their mark on the music landscape. Last week, loss prevention leadership played their own tunes in Music City, USA, as LP Magazine, RILA’s Asset Protection Leadership Council, and the Loss Prevention Read More