One idea to limit lawsuits: Conduct periodic surprise store audits to ensure compliance, identify gaps in training, and weed out problem employees. Read More
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Contemporary loss prevention policies in the retail industry are a consequence of the so-called “litigation explosion” that dates back to the early to mid-1980s. Time was when a headlong pursuit through the parking lot and across heavily trafficked public roadways was a way of life. To many, it was exhilarating, Read More
Editors Note: As we review some of LP Magazine’s top stories of 2015, this story should serve as an important reminder to every loss prevention professional—whether working as a loss prevention manager in a store or serving as a leader in the department—of the importance and the responsibility to treat Read More
A conversation with Maggie Newton is fast moving, informative, fun, and asymmetric. Upon reflection, this is not surprising, because it seems to mirror what her employer, Oakley, Inc., is all about, and why it is so remarkably successful. It’s also why Newton’s loss prevention program for Oakley’s retail stores is so successful.
“Oakley is an innovative place. It is Read More