The number of security guards directly hired by retailers is expected to decline by 2.8 percent between 2014 and 2024, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ occupational outlook. One reason, surely, is that retailers will depend more on technology and less on manpower in the years ahead. Increasing use Read More
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By Liz Martinez
Shopping mall security is not a replacement for retail loss prevention programs. Mall security and LP have supporting missions, but they’re different missions.
A diagram of the ideal exchange of information and ideas wouldn’t look like a triangle, with shopping mall security, retail loss prevention, and local police at the three Read More
With 30 years as a first responder and leadership in the public safety community, Anthony Mangeri has long had a front row seat to the impact that emergency events have on retailers. Read More
By Liz Martínez
With people’s focus drawn to the economy, they are naturally looking around for something to laugh at, and mall security is handy. But security professionals know that retail crime is not a laughing matter. It is a serious issue, but one that does seem to have a solution. Like the Read More