About the Author

Barry Brandman

Barry Brandman is president of Danbee Investigations, a Midland Park, NJ, company that provides professional investigative, auditing, and security consulting services to hundreds of major firms. He has appeared on network television and has been a guest speaker nationally and internationally for organizations such as the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals, the North American Cargo Security Forum, the International Warehouse Logistics Association, the Pharma Secure Conference, the Foreign Trade Association, and the National Retail Federation. The Warehousing Education and Research Council has published Brandman’s manual entitled Security Best Practices. In addition, he has authored articles for numerous publications, including Corporate Security, Risk Management, Global Logistics & Supply Chain Strategies, and Supply Chain Management Review.

Articles by Barry Brandman

Cargo Theft: A Costly Epidemic

Supply-Chain Security

Cargo Theft: A Costly Epidemic

This west coast distributor had never experienced any cargo theft, which was why they were shocked when two loaded containers parked in their yard vanished in broad daylight. We were called in to investigate and came away convinced that, as with many cargo theft cases, it was an inside job.

We arrived at this conclusion