It has always been important for loss prevention executives to understand the top risks facing their businesses and to appreciate what keeps their CEOs up at night, but a report by the World Economic Forum (WEF) shows that times have changed. Now security risk is the top risk to business. Read More
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3VR has announced Douglas Florence joined the company as senior sales director for the western United States and Asia Pacific. Board certified in security management, Florence brings deep experience in security, surveillance, business continuity planning, and investigation operations in gaming, retail, and corporate security.
“In today’s evolving business environment, surveillance directors Read More
A written company safety manual is a critical component of safety in the workplace and an effective safety compliance program. Providing quick access to the company’s safety resources, the safety manual clearly conveys all of the various elements of the organization’s safety plan as an easy to use guide and Read More
Heightened security concerns have focused significant attention on crisis response plans, and more firms now have plans in place for terrorist, bomb threats, fires, and natural disasters than at any point in modern history. Conspicuous by its absence from many of these plans is a workplace violence response plan; when it Read More
When evaluating safety in the workplace, safety hazards will vary based on the different retail settings that we work in, the types of job responsibilities that we are involved with, and the factors and conditions found in a specific workplace. Hazards can be something easily seen (for example: exposed wiring or Read More
Sponsored by American Public University
Retailers’ crisis management programs have matured over the last decade. Nonetheless, wishful thinking continues to plague their disaster planning, according to Anthony Mangeri, American Public University’s director of fire and emergency management strategic relationships. Too often, the orientation of retail organizations leans towards “it probably won’t Read More
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SOS Security LLC has recently acquired AS Solution, a global executive protection firm for Fortune 500 corporations and other distinguished clients.
Founded in 2003, AS Solution provides customized executive protection, intelligence analysis, event and residential security, secure travel support and technological solutions to enhance individual and corporate security, productivity, and business Read More
Senior loss prevention executives throughout retail are coming to grips with a new entry into the field of promotional sale events—the all-too-frequent store-closing sale.
It is no longer a rarity that LP managers are called upon to design and implement shrink-control programs that protect inventories throughout the process of closing a retail store. Often, a Read More
Excellence in Leadership
Don Knox, President of the International Organization of Black Security Executives (IOBSE)
A veteran industry professional, Knox carries more than twenty years of experience in enterprise security strategy, policy and program development, risk management, crisis management, business continuity, and information security. He is currently the director of enterprise security, Read More