COVID Retail Loss Prevention Information Center

The COVID-19 pandemic is impacting retail in a significant way. Retail loss prevention and asset protection organizations are playing an important role in managing the safety of retail workers and customers as well as securing closed stores and the supply chain that is ensuring essential stores have the products necessary for consumers. This page is focused on COVID-related content updated daily that is specific to the LP industry that may not be available from other sources.

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Apparel Supply Chains Must Reset for the Future Says GlobalData

Apparel brands and retailers must use the global coronavirus crisis to take stock of their existing business models and create more stable and sustainable...

Retailers Unveil Blueprint for Shopping Safe Reopening

The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) and the National Retail Federation (NRF) released a Blueprint for Shopping Safe today outlining a phased-in approach to...
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The New Normal and How Security Will Adapt

COVID-19 impacts nearly every business that uses security services. Aside from adjusting how they operate day-to-day, many retailers face increased security risks of disturbances,...

Kroger Releases a Blueprint for Businesses to Reopen Safely

As the national debate intensifies on when and how to reopen businesses, The Kroger Co. released a downloadable resource called “Sharing What We’ve Learned:...

ON-DEMAND: Supply Chain Challenges, Solutions in the Pandemic

Supplying open stores and gearing up for retail's reopening has brought logistical difficulties that require creative ideas to ensure safe, timely delivery.

COVID-19 Pandemic Will Put Sustainability Concerns on Hold

Sustainability was the buzz word of 2019 and would have continued to increase in prominence in 2020. However, the global outbreak of COVID-19 coronavirus will bring progress to a halt.
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In Crisis Communications Speed Is Important, But Accuracy Even More So

Many of us in the security field feel the pressure to be first and be fast with the information that can help our organizations....

FifthTheory Introduces Biosafety Assessment to Bolster COVID-19 Workplace Safety Strategies

The world is clearly facing an unprecedented challenge with the coronavirus pandemic crisis, including when it will be feasible to reopen economies across the...

4 Biggest Cyber Security Vulnerabilities Happening Now from Working at Home

Breaches of corporate and government data appear to be running at levels even higher than experts had feared going into stay-at-home orders due to...

Walmart Meets Commitment to Hire 150,000 Associates, Pledges to Hire More

After reaching their pledge to hire 150,000 new associates in just one month, Walmart has committed to hiring an additional 50,000 associates.

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