Tag: supply chain security


Improve Your Supply-Chain Security Management

Improve Your Supply-Chain Security Management

Supply-chain asset protection (SCAP) in business has traditionally been reactive instead of proactive. SCAP teams are often housed in headquarters or a regional hub and called upon to investigate incidents and deal with the outcomes. That means the “protection” side of the role isn’t aggressively fulfilled, and the process becomes   Read More


The Lurking Costs of Cargo Theft

The Lurking Costs of Cargo Theft

Cargo theft often is thought of as a silent and victimless crime despite the fact that it accounts for losses of billions of dollars annually in the United States. The most common incidents of cargo theft involve gangs who steal high-value commodities from loaded trailers. Substantial losses can also occur   Read More


Retail Council of Canada (RCC) LP Conference 2017

Retail Council  of Canada (RCC)
Loss Prevention 2017 Conference
Registration Now Open!

Retail Council of Canada is dedicated to providing our retailers with the latest in best practices and leading solutions for the ever changing landscape of retail & loss prevention. Top LP topics and trends will be discussed at this year’s conference   Read More


ALTO US Partners with Transit Monitoring Expert 7PSolutions to Enhance ALTO’s Supply-Chain Risk Management Solution

ALTO US Partners with Transit Monitoring Expert 7PSolutions to Enhance ALTO’s Supply-Chain Risk Management Solution

ALTO US has partnered with 7PSolutions to integrate their GPS-GSM transit monitoring capabilities into the end-to-end ALTO AssuranceSM risk management platform.

By adding the telematic services and historical GPS data provided by 7PSolutions into ALTO’s comprehensive analytics dashboard, supply-chain managers will have simplified GPS and EDI data at their fingertips to   Read More


Protecting Your Cargo Logistics Network from Thieves

Protecting Your Cargo Logistics Network from Thieves

In most large-value cargo thefts occurring at stores, there are two key components: a store employee and a driver. The employee allows access to the goods, while the driver has the means to transport the stolen freight unnoticed.

One key tool in combating this problem is the strict rotation of drivers   Read More


How to Define Loss Prevention

How to Define Loss Prevention

“So, what do you do?”

This is common question that for some loss prevention professionals presents a perplexing set of thoughts. “How do I adequately satisfy the inquirer’s request, without overcomplicating the dialogue?”

At a retail event, the response “loss prevention” is sufficient, or maybe “asset protection,” depending on the retailer. At   Read More