Tag: loss prevention consulting


Mission Driven

Mission Driven

After a long career in loss prevention, including twenty-six years at Best Buy, Paul Stone, CFE, LPC, is now experiencing unparalleled results. Tempted out of semiretirement six months ago, Stone joined Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin as its vice president of security. “We have zero shrink,” he said, a smile   Read More


Safely into the Night

Safely into the Night

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


Building an LP Department Focused on People

Building an LP Department Focused on People

EDITORS NOTE: David Shugan, CFI, is the senior director of loss prevention for Carters based in Atlanta. Prior to taking over the leadership role at Carters, he was manager of investigations at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store. Before that, he held LP management positions with Pacific Sunwear and Chernins Shoes.   Read More


Recognize Your Resume as a Personal Marketing Strategy

Recognize Your Resume as a Personal Marketing Strategy

In an increasingly competitive job market, the importance that having a well-constructed resume can have on your loss prevention career cannot be overstated. The resume provides a summary of an individual’s experience, education, skills, and qualifications. However, that is an oversimplification of the power that this document carries and the   Read More