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Coming to a Store Near You? 10 Trends from 2019

From trending news stories, 2019 conference presentations, and interviews with industry thought leaders, a picture of the future becomes—if not clear—perhaps a little sharper in focus. Here are ten trends expected to impact retail and LP in the next few years.

Meijer Asset Protection Analyst Receives Community Hero Award

Sue Knol, corporate investigations analyst for Meijer, was recently recognized by the Kent County (Michigan) Sheriff’s Department as a community hero for her partnership with sheriff investigators.

RILA’s Asset Protection Leaders Council Looks at Escalating Violence and Total Retail Loss 2.0

RILA’s Asset Protection Leaders Council—comprised of AP functional heads from RILA member—kicked off the three-day annual meeting event at the Westin Resort in Hilton Head Island co-located with industry partners LP Magazine and the Loss Prevention Foundation.

Hilton Head Island Hosts this Year’s Loss Prevention Leadership Trifecta Event

The beaches of Hilton Head Island were hit with a wave of loss prevention professionals as the annual back-to-back-to-back asset protection leadership meetings took place at the Westin Resort in Port Royal Plantation to support the Retail Industry Leaders Association, LP Magazine, and the Loss Prevention Foundation.

LP Executives’ Family Members Tour Historic Bluffton, SC, at LPM Annual Meeting

While loss prevention retail and vendor executives were engaged in business meetings at the annual LP Magazine, LP Foundation, and RILA Asset Protection Leaders Council three-day event, sixteen family and guests of attendees were treated to a tour of nearby historic Bluffton, SC.

Walmart Asset Protection 2017: Problem Solvers and Business Partners

LPM Media Group was on site in August at Walmart’s Asset Protection National Meeting in Rogers, Arkansas, where the theme of the event was problem...

The Loss Prevention Foundation Announces New President

The Loss Prevention Foundation (LPF) announced that Terry Sullivan, LPC, has been named as its next president, effective July 24, 2017. The appointment follows...

RLPSA Goes Big in Las Vegas

Restaurants of all types descended on Las Vegas, Nevada, for the Restaurant Loss Prevention & Security Association’s (RLPSA) 38th Annual Conference at the M...

Cargo Theft Statistics: Unreported Incidents Make It Difficult to Grasp Scope

Cargo theft statistics vary, but it is generally agreed upon that cargo theft is a multibillion-dollar problem each year in the United States. Exact...

Neiman Marcus’ Gary Manson Remembered by Colleagues

The loss prevention industry lost one its strongest leaders with the passing of Gary Manson on February 17 at MD Anderson Cancer Center in...

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