Integrating an effective loss prevention program can yield dramatic improvements when it comes to mitigating inventory shrinkage. But aligning an LP department appropriately within the structure of an existing company is not an easy thing to do. It is crucial to ensure that the LP team becomes an essential component Read More
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Milestone Systems has retained the global position of number one VMS vendor by company revenue in market research from business intelligence provider IHS Inc. This is the ninth time for Milestone Systems to achieve top ranking.
“Milestone has continued to grow at a steady rate. Our ongoing strength as the global Read More
Loss Prevention Volunteers Honored
$18,000 worth of snakes stolen
Identity-theft ring victimized hundreds
Teenagers knocked out shoplifter’s teeth
Store owner pleads to identity theft
Fighting credit card fraud in China
$35K in electric bikes stolen
Organized retail crime remains an ongoing challenge for loss prevention programs across the country. The following article serves as Part 2 of a two-part series on organized retail crime that provides both a historical account and a current perspective on this national dilemma.
Part two of the series examines the strategies Read More
The Florida attorney general’s Office of Statewide Prosecution in cooperation with Hillsborough and Miami Dade authorities have announced the arrests of four men in connection with an organized retail crime ring that allegedly carried out a series of retail warehouse burglaries across the state, including the Tampa and Miami areas. Read More
By Anne Meyers
U.S. retailer Walmart has recently requested permission from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to test drones for commercial purposes. The company, which serves 250 million customers each week in its 6,100+ retail locations throughout the world, has already been testing the unmanned aircraft vehicles (UAVs) indoors, but wants to begin Read More
By LPM Admin
Several companies are currently seeking to hire loss prevention agents around the country. LP agents, also known as loss prevention officers or store detectives, are generally responsible for preventing shoplifting, fraud and vandalism, as well as ensuring the safety and security of shoppers.
LP agents, unlike security guards, do not wear Read More