Every so often, a simple idea catches the imagination, fervor, and engagement of a group of people and is developed into a successful practice that revolutionizes a business. Electronic article surveillance (EAS) source tagging is definitely one of those. Read More
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By Meg Costa
In the United States and around the globe, shrink continues to be a challenge for retailers, especially as competition grows, profit margins constrict, and the availability of quality employees becomes increasingly limited. Retail companies in the US have been hit especially hard by shrink in the last five years, but Read More
This year’s holiday shopping season is expected to be strong, according to data released by the National Retail Federation (NRF). Retail sales during November and December are forecasted to be as high as $682 billion, a 4 percent increase from last year.
The picture isn’t entirely rosy, however. The NRF’s 2017 Read More
Here we are at the third and final installment of the first fifteen years of Loss Prevention magazine. I had indicated in the first two articles that part of the third article would include a future look at some of the most important loss prevention technologies and practices such as Read More
Based on another project, I have spent two months combing over every issue of Loss Prevention magazine. Being a reader from the very beginning and contributing content every now and then, I thought I was pretty familiar with the magazine’s history, its development, and the changes in the industry over Read More
Tyco Retail Solutions is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its Sensormatic brand, a name synonymous with innovation, quality and service. The company’s first anti-theft pedestals and tags were disruptive technologies to an industry that relied on physical security for merchandise protection. Today, Tyco builds on the strength of its trusted Read More
Loss Prevention Essentials: Electronic Article Surveillance Technology Helps Enhance Sales and Protect Profits
Sponsored by BSI
Electronic article surveillance, or EAS, systems have long been a staple in the battle to curb shoplifting. Retailers over the years have collectively spent millions of dollars to protect their merchandise from shoplifters and, in some cases, their own employees. Like many major expenses, when the technology is Read More
Brand Elverson was the director of asset protection systems and analysis with Walmart when this interview first appeared in LP Magazine. He is currently the director of asset protection strategic initiatives at Walmart, and still deeply involved in the search for effective asset protection technology solutions.
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By Jack Trlica
Retirement is a wonderful thing. I’ve had several of my friends retire over the past several years, including my wife, who retired from Bank of America this past spring. I hope to join them in the next three to five years, but for now I’m having too much fun.
One of the magazine’s Read More
Tyco Retail Solutions recently announced the opening of its Retail Experience Center for Walmart, the world’s largest retailer. The center in Bentonville, Arkansas, exemplifies Tyco Retail Solutions’ commitment to long-term strategic relationships with global customers like Walmart. At this new venue, with resources and capabilities aligned to Walmart’s growing global Read More