About the Author

Erik Nelsen

Erik Nelsen is the supply-chain loss prevention manager at JCPenney, an organization in which he has over fifteen years of experience. His tenure with JCPenney has afforded him the opportunity to serve the organization by providing leadership or interim leadership in several facilities and assisting with a number of network-impacting projects. Nelsen is also an attorney and small-business owner. He can be reached at eriknelsen (at) yahoo (dot) com.

Articles by Erik Nelsen

Supply-Chain Shortage Control

Inventory Shrinkage

Supply-Chain Shortage Control

Today’s retail environment is as competitively challenging as ever. The retail sector of our economy is in constant change, moving with evolving technology, adjusting to consumer demands, and anticipating trends. The bedrock upon which healthy retailers are built is the supply chain that provides the goods to be sold. A