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By Mike Dunn
An expert shares insights on building effective video surveillance systems and how to get the most out of existing systems to help maximize retailers’ options and investment. Read More
Closed circuit television, or CCTV, is a television transmission system that is applied with the use of video cameras to transmit a signal to a specific, limited set of monitors. As the name implies, it is a system in which the circuit is closed and all the elements are directly Read More
3xLOGIC recently announced that the BC Express Mart, near Macon, GA, has deployed a 3xLOGIC video surveillance system to stay one step ahead of crime and to improve store operations.
The Lizella, GA, 10,000 square-foot convenience store is owned by Belinda and Clifford Calloway and is just one of the businesses Read More
Hanwha Techwin America recently announced that its flagship camera line, Wisenet X, is now certified with Genetec™ Security Center 5.6 SR1 utilizing H.265 and WiseStream technology. H.265, also known as HEVC (high-efficiency video coding), is a codec that was used only in the broadcast industry, but the demand for higher Read More
By Greg Rewers
Reducing and eliminating theft is the first benefit considered in upgrading from traditional locks and keys to an electronic locking system for cabinets. It makes sense. State-of-the-art electronic access control systems can be more reliable and durable than mechanical locks and metal keys. For instance, secure electronic locking solutions can Read More
The Loss Prevention Foundation (LPF) announced the selection of its newest board member and executive committee members to assist in governing and providing strategic direction for the Foundation at its recent board meeting.
Elected to the board of directors was:
Julie Giblin, vice president of loss prevention at Ulta Beauty
“The Foundation continues Read More
Throughout my career in retail loss prevention, I’ve seen some pretty outrageous behavior captured by video surveillance systems. From performance and productivity issues – like employees showing up late and doing personal things on business time – to outright theft from the point-of-sale (POS) system, I’ve seen it all.
As an Read More
Video surveillance systems have come a long way since their introduction into the retail space many years ago. Yet some retailers and loss prevention teams are failing to take advantage of the latest innovations offered by today’s advanced cameras and surveillance tools. Some personnel may remain unsure about new technologies Read More
It’s probably not difficult for loss prevention practitioners to picture the value that surveillance video solutions can provide. After all, they’re often inundated with promotional descriptions suggesting that today’s video solutions are a panacea for sluggish store sales and high shrinkage. Read More