We are pleased to recognize and congratulate an industry leader who recently obtained their LPC certification. Despite their demanding schedule and having other impressive educational credentials, they still saw the value and took the time to obtain this industry-leading LPC credential. Read More
Tag: drug diversion
By Joseph Muha
As loss prevention professionals, we are all familiar with the nuts and bolts of running an investigation for a concealed shortage, cash register shortage, or a robbery. We have become the subject-matter experts with regard to merchandise or cash losses as well as developing an expanded role in safety.
One area Read More
Agilence recently announced 20/20 Rx™, a new pharmacy analytics software designed to support the specific needs of pharmacies and retailers with pharmacy departments. With input from industry leaders including customers like Rite Aid, 20/20 Rx brings visibility and business insight to pharmacy operations. Built on the foundation of Agilence’s 20/20 Data Read More
Over 260 loss prevention professionals, solution providers, and retail manufacturers gathered at the University of Florida (UF) in Gainesville October 3–5 for the annual Loss Prevention Research Council (LPRC) Impact Conference—the largest event in the organization’s sixteen years.
This year’s conference featured presentations on current research results, retail – law enforcement Read More
By Jack Trlica
Over 260 loss prevention professionals, solution providers, and retail manufacturers gathered at the University of Florida (UF) in Gainesville October 3 – 5 for the annual Loss Prevention Research Council (LPRC) IMPACT conference—the largest event in the organization’s sixteen years.
This year’s conference featured presentations on current research results, retail-law enforcement Read More
EDITOR’S NOTE: Robert “Bob” Oberosler is group vice president of loss prevention for Rite Aid, one of the nation’s leading drug store chains with more than 4,500 stores and over $25 billion in annual sales. He has 30-plus years of varied retail loss prevention strategy and operations leadership experience with Read More
A pharmacy worker working at a Walmart in Delray Beach, Florida has been arrested and charged in an employee theft incident that allegedly involves stealing prescription drugs as part of a drug diversion operation, according to local authorities.
According to reports, Gabriel Brown, 20, was allegedly seen on video surveillance taking Read More
EDITOR’S NOTE: Mike Silveira is vice president of loss prevention for CVS Health. Prior to CVS, he held numerous management positions with Home Depot.
EDITOR: How did you get started in loss prevention?
SILVEIRA: After high school and through college, I wanted to become a police officer. But before trying to join Read More
By Barry Grant
Early in my career, I investigated many multiple-suspect thefts with a less than satisfactory case resolution. Not being able to identify the primary culprit from the honest associate made this a frustrating task. A case in point: I investigated a deposit totaling well over $10,000 that was discovered missing during Read More