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
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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 has recently announced the addition of Lisa Beaufait, founder and president of TRAC Solutions, to the ALTO US board of advisors.
Prior to launching TRAC Solutions, Beaufait worked at FedEx Custom Critical, holding numerous leadership positions during her 24-year journey with the company that give her a unique, dynamic Read More
Once again ISCPO is bringing together loss prevention, security, and protection professionals working in the global supply chain for a two-day jam packed event. You’ll hear from industry veterans and get the latest trends in supply chain security, industry theft, global trends, and investigation. Don’t miss this opportunity to network and catch Read More
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
By John Tabor
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
“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
The Loss Prevention Benevolent Fund was recently chosen as the main charity for this year’s International Supply Chain Protection Organization (ISCPO) conference. This will be the organization’s first time hosting the LP Benevolent Fund. The conference, which will be held September 12–13 in Dallas, TX, focuses on supply chain security, Read More
As the global market matures and expands, retailers are demanding new logistics capabilities and more complex solutions to meet their supply-chain needs. Factors such as economic growth, expansion into new markets, e-commerce, and a greater acceptance of demand-driven logistics practices introduce complexities into the supply chain and generate the need Read More
Leading Provider of Logistics Services Partners with ALTO US to Implement Supply-Chain Risk Management Technology
National Retail Systems (NRS) recently announced it has aligned with ALTO US to implement ALTO’s supply-chain risk management platform.
“A layered program is key in our risk management success within our supply chain,” said John Tabor, senior vice president for NRS. “It has become more than cargo crime prevention for us. Read More