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.

Reentry Solutions for Businesses Preparing to Reopen after COVID-19

Vector Security Networks provides solutions to help ensure the safety, security, and wellness of employees, customers, and workspaces, while adhering to government regulations and...

Free Virtual Support Services for Retail Associates Now Available during COVID-19 Crisis

A partnership between NASP and an employee assistance program provider will offer virtual counseling and support resources to retail associates at no cost to...
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15,000 Security Personnel to Be Hired in Response to COVID-19

G4S announced it will hire more than 15,000 new team members in priority markets across the US over the next two months.

Reopening Retail: Lessons from Past Pandemics

The COVID-19 pandemic has very quickly changed the world we live in, and in ways most of us thought were unimaginable just a few...

The Impact of COVID-19 on Restaurant Crime in LA and Chicago

With hundreds of COVID-19 cases reported daily, Los Angeles and Chicago are two of the metropolitan areas hardest hit by the pandemic. Residents have...
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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.

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