Over the last twenty years, the retail industry has been in a constant uphill battle to remain profitable. From online resellers to social media, it is now easier than ever to make purchases without leaving your own Facebook app. Online resellers that used to be limited to eBay and Craigslist Read More
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Over 90 industry leaders will be featured speakers as more than 2,000 retailers, loss prevention executives, cybersecurity experts and law enforcement officers convene in Washington, D.C., June 26-28 at the annual NRF PROTECT conference.
“The level of expertise and insider insights that these industry leaders will bring to the show this Read More
Vector Security Networks Introduces SiteConnect as the One-Source Solution for Bandwidth and Security for North American Multi-Site Businesses
Vector Security Networks®, a division of Vector Security®, Inc., recently introduced SiteConnect, a proprietary multi-site commercial solution that combines broadband connectivity and physical security for North American multi-site businesses.
“By bringing together the best in IT and loss prevention services, SiteConnect offers reliability and efficiency in a scalable design…all delivered via Read More
During the third annual Retail Shrink Seminar in Chile last week, organized by ALTO and Santiago’s Chamber of Commerce (CCS), Jorge Nazer, President and founder of ALTO, a multi-national company specializing in the prevention of property losses, announced the arrival of Karl Langhorst to ALTO US, where he will oversee Read More
Editor’s Note: Stuart Levine, CFI, CFCI, is CEO of The Zellman Group, an LP industry solutions provider supporting retailers with loss prevention services, civil recovery, field audit, sales audit, employment screening, and customer service shopping. Prior to founding The Zellman Group, Levine was director of LP at Bed Bath & Read More
Most parents understand the narrative of “bringing up baby”—the tiny first steps that, with nurturing and encouragement, turn into giant strides as the infant learns independence. When the parent is a retail behemoth with a reputation for uniformity, it is fair to assume that an old-school “one-size-fits-all” approach would become Read More
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Blue Montez has been appointed Vice President of Risk Management for American Apparel.
George Schweitzer, CFI was named Zone AP Leader, and Richard Stidham is now an Area AP Leader for Big Lots.
Adam Fulton has a new position as Regional LP Manager for Cracker Barrel.
Sherry Nichols is now a Regional LP Manager Read More
Editor’s note: This content focuses on some of the different loss prevention management strategies that take place in a retail franchise environment, and how our approach to loss prevention must reflect the needs and challenges of managing retail shrink and profit enhancement in this unique retail setting. While some of Read More
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
The loss prevention industry is fortunate to have a strong support network of quality solutions providers. Some of the executives with these companies started their loss prevention careers on the retail side, but have made a successful transition to the vendor side. We spoke with several of these executives to Read More