EDITOR’S NOTE: Chad McIntosh is the vice president of loss prevention and risk management for Bloomingdale’s. He has more than forty years of loss prevention experience with companies that include Macy’s, Polo Ralph Lauren, and The Home Depot. Throughout his career, McIntosh has been highly active in the loss prevention Read More
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After hearing loss prevention leaders describe recent efforts to enhance the security of their stores after closing, it becomes immediately clear that the long, delicate dance between burglars and security continues.
There is change, certainly, such as in the drivers of nighttime risk, with organized gangs, the opioid crisis, ATMs, and Read More
One recent examination of public media sources suggests that retail robbery and burglary grew by more than 8 percent in the first half of 2017 compared to a year earlier. Read More
By Mike Dunn
An expert shares insights on building effective video surveillance systems and how to get the most out of existing systems to help maximize retailers’ options and investment. Read More
Do you typically conduct a pilot study or otherwise test new technologies or security systems for retail stores before rolling them out? According to a survey by SDR/LPM, loss prevention executives are more likely than security counterparts in other industries to believe that a pilot study or field test is Read More
3xLOGIC recently announced that the BC Express Mart, near Macon, GA, has deployed a 3xLOGIC video surveillance system to stay one step ahead of crime and to improve store operations.
The Lizella, GA, 10,000 square-foot convenience store is owned by Belinda and Clifford Calloway and is just one of the businesses Read More
Interview with Ken Kuehler
Kuehler began his career in retail loss prevention with Reebok before moving to Detex eighteen years ago where he has held positions of national account manager, marketing manager, and director of marketing and sales. Kuehler earned a bachelor of science degree in criminal justice from Texas Read More
By Chris Trlica
EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is based on the experiences of a well-known retailer that implemented a facial-recognition security camera system. Because of the potential value of this technology to the retail industry as well as the critical issues surrounding its deployment, the executive who leads this initiative approached the magazine to Read More
As part of the International Supply Chain Protection Organization (ISCPO) Executive Roundtable Interview Series, industry thought leader Aaron Henderson recently sat down with the organization to share his point of view on the challenges, trends, and developments facing the LP/AP industry. Henderson serves on the ISCPO Exploratory Board, where he Read More
Retail organizations have been using surveillance video as a valuable tool to combat shrinkage, which can account for more than 1.38 percent of retail sales for some US organizations, according to the National Retail Security Survey. Shrink rates are the result of increased shoplifting, employee fraud and organized retail crime, Read More