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John Wilson is executive editor of LP Magazine EU. A graduate in law and criminology, he is a business journalist with more than twenty-five years’ experience in newspapers, magazines, broadcast media, and public relations, as well as providing external affairs support for ORIS Forums. Wilson can be reached at john (dot) wilson (at) orismedia (dot) eu.
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The Retail CCTV Evolution

While the new “anti-establishment” world is rejecting globalization, will retail CCTV technology integration provide the panacea to retail risks?
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Autocorrection and Data-Driven Justice

The universal symbol of justice is a Greek female figure carrying a set of scales while wearing a blindfold.
cctv surveillance

Retail Strides vs. CCTV Surveillance Creep: The New Frontier of Privacy

When, in 2003, novelist William Gibson was famously quoted in The Economist as saying, "The future is already here—it's just not evenly distributed," he could easily have had the uneven development of CCTV surveillance in his crosshairs.
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Why Point-of-Sale Activation Technology Has Been Heralded as a Kingmaker

In a world where opposites attract, denial of service could be a force for good and put to commercial use, particularly in retail where organized retail crime gangs and opportunist thieves have had a free hand at disrupting legitimate business.

Scream If You Want to Go Faster

There is an old joke about Madame Tussauds where the curator advises visitors to keep moving through the world-leading waxworks attraction because the staff...
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Does Counterfeit Fashion Fund Terrorism?

From counterfeit fashion to counter-culture initiatives: how the little black dress funds the black flag of hatred.
retail stock management

The Reinvention of Retail Stock Management

Between the physical and online space, ever-diminishing timelines, and the possibilities of pinpointing stock on its return journey (the so-called reverse logistics model), you have all the ingredients for a parallel universe where nothing is quite what it seems.
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Labor Abuse and Modern Slavery Concerns in Your Supply Chain

While audits have long been a staple of supplier relationships, most businesses admit that they are only partially effective in identifying instances of labor abuse and modern-day slavery issues.
canine security

Canine Security: Animal Magic Is Taking the Lead

There are just three dogs in the United States trained to find electronic components with their noses. Bear, an electronics-sniffing black Labrador, is one of them.
point-of-sale activation

Why Point-of-Sale Activation Technology Has Been Heralded as a Kingmaker

If connectivity in today's digital world represents "everything," then surely the opposite must be true of disconnectivity. As we immerse ourselves in the 21st century...

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