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Kroger Store 950 sits slightly raised in small-town Texas “thirty miles northeast of Beaumont as the crow flies,” according to Eric Bumbaugh, Houston division asset protection manager.
As Harvey blew through—dropping rain in amounts unlike Bumbaugh has ever seen during his 32 years in South Texas—950 turned into an island. Inside Read More
By Jack Trlica
As news reports continue to emerge in the wake of Hurricane Matthew, it has become evident that the lessons learned from Hurricane Katrina came in handy for retailers and business owners everywhere. This 2005 article examines the response by loss prevention professionals in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and serves Read More
Editor’s note: This content focuses on some of the different loss prevention management strategies that take place in a retail franchise environment, and how our approach to loss prevention must reflect the needs and challenges of managing retail shrink and profit enhancement in this unique retail setting. While some of Read More
By Adrian Beck
The session took place on the second day of the conference and used an established technology that enabled individual delegates to “answer” questions in real time put forward by the presenters. The results were then immediately displayed to the audience for review and consideration. At the beginning, delegates were given the opportunity to complete two demographic questions—which Read More
Newspaper headlines like this are growing in frequency. It’s no wonder the $25 billion US poultry industry is watching this dreaded outbreak with intense scrutiny. A major outbreak in this country would cause consumers to stop eating poultry, temporarily damaging the industry as well at the restaurants that specialize in chicken products.
In the supermarket industry, Read More
Loss prevention professionals are increasingly challenged with new corporate responsibilities. One such area is business continuity. Understanding the steps for implementing an effective business continuity program is a necessity as loss prevention organizations transition from traditional safety and emergency response roles to new value-added responsibilities designed to maintain critical business Read More