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LP 101: Specialty Retail Industry Trends

Building a successful career in loss prevention has always been predicated on the commitment to professional growth and development. Working in a business as...

Retail Technology Opening Doors to the Future of Retail

Retail technology and innovative thought leadership is driving the future of retail, and a new retail format may provide a creative new way to...

NRF Return Fraud Survey Seeking Input from Retail Organizations

The National Retail Federation’s 10th annual Return Fraud Survey is currently under way, and we are looking for your participation to help provide the...

Retail Industry Trends Won’t Change Thanksgiving for Many Consumers

With another holiday season quickly approaching, this is a time of year in which retail management is gearing up for the fast-paced frenzy of...
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Will The Evolution of Retailing Change the Way We Spend Our Holidays?

With another holiday season quickly approaching, this is a time of year in which retail management is gearing up for the fast-paced frenzy that...

Amazon, Other Major Players in Retail Industry to Hire Huge Numbers of Seasonal Associates Inc. recently announced that they intend to hire 100,000 associates for the 2015 holiday season. This number is a 25% increase over last...
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Poor Use of Technology Leads to Potential Racial Profiling in Retail Stores

In today’s retail world, technology has become a primary force behind many of our strategic plans, driving many loss prevention initiatives and fueling new...
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E-Commerce Channel Sales of Counterfeit Goods Increase Significantly

A recent report by London-based Internet brand protection specialist NetNames contends that counterfeiting is becoming a huge problem due to online commerce. In 2014,...

GameStop to Buck Retail Trend by Closing for Thanksgiving

Video game retailer GameStop recently announced that their doors would remain closed on Thanksgiving Day in 2015. The decision is an attempt to reverse...

Fast Fashion and Other Retail Industry Trends May Have Contributed to American Apparel Bankruptcy...

LA-based retailer American Apparel filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on October 5, after recent struggles with lawsuits and escalating debt. Revenue has declined...

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