Professional advancement and building a successful loss prevention career can mean many things to many different people. For some individuals, it may mean reaching a top leadership position at a particular company, perhaps serving as a director or vice president of loss prevention/asset protection. For others, it may involve gaining Read More
Tag: inventory control
By Jack Trlica
“I would love to say that retail is back, but that would be wrong,” said BJ’s Wholesale Club President and CEO Chris Baldwin with a pause. “Retail never went away.” Read More
Checkpoint Systems’ NEO EAS Antenna Earns GOOD DESIGN Distinction from The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design for 2018
Checkpoint Systems has recently announced that its NEO NP10 and NP20 electronic article surveillance (EAS) antennas, which were designed in collaboration with Radius Innovation & Development, have earned the GOOD DESIGN® distinction from The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design for 2018.
GOOD DESIGN is one of the world’s most Read More
From a loss prevention perspective, a strong understanding of how our inventory is managed is crucial as we attempt to resolve shrink-related issues. One basic but important component is knowing the inventory control techniques and accounting methods used by your company. Read More
Understanding how to calculate shrinkage in retail is important. However, understanding why it is important to control these results and how we can impact company profitability by both improving sales and controlling retail shrinkage is the key to success. Read More
By Glenn Master
If you’re like me, you’ve probably placed an order online in the last ninety days. Like most online experiences, it was likely seamless. You type a product in the search field, pull up comparable items, make a command decision, and place the order. When the experience concludes, you will have Read More
By Jack Trlica
Since the magazine began publishing in 2001, we have included occasional articles on supply chain topics such as cargo theft and distribution center loss prevention programs. However, readers may have noticed that we have included more editorial on supply chain in the recent few years. Why?
With the evolution of omni-channel Read More
EDITOR’S NOTE: Maurizio P. Scrofani, CCSP, LPC, is a well-known supply chain asset protection professional with over twenty-five years of experience in retail and manufacturing, including leadership roles with Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s, Delonghi, and Toys”R”Us. He was cofounder and president of CargoNet, a supply chain theft prevention and recovery network solution Read More