Tag: the loss prevention group


Remodeling Loss Prevention at The Home Depot

Remodeling Loss Prevention at The Home Depot

EDITOR’S NOTE: Tom Fricke (pictured to the left) joined The Home Depot in November, 2005, as vice president of asset protection with responsibility for loss prevention, safety, environmental programs, and crisis management/business continuity. Fricke came to The Home Depot from Giant Eagle Inc., where he was chief administrative officer. Previously, he worked at PepsiCo for over eleven years   Read More


Developing Talent at Circuit City

Developing Talent at Circuit City

In today’s knowledge and service economy, successful business organizations recognize the importance of on going development, education, and training. But, thoseworthwhile goals are not always easy to achieve due to structural obstacles endemic to organizational growth or downsizing, economics, or other market influences. This article explores how one company’s loss   Read More


Changing the Loss Prevention Culture in Food Retailing

Changing the Loss Prevention Culture in Food Retailing

EDITOR’S NOTE: Dan Faketty is vice president of loss prevention at Harris Teeter, an upscale grocery chain with 143 stores operating in six southeastern states. Harris Teeter is based in Matthews, NC, a suburb of Charlotte.
Faketty came to Harris Teeter in 1999 from Kmart, where he was director of loss control   Read More