Tag: tracking inventory


No Product Left Behind with Axis (Axis)

No Product Left Behind with Axis (Axis)

In order to fulfill its promise of same- or next-day delivery, home furnishings retailer RC Willey manages $500 million of inventory in warehouses and stores throughout the western US. With millions of dollars of product in constant motion, tracking inventory discrepancies and investigating shrink was a challenge without video support.   Read More


Loss Prevention in the New Millennium

Loss Prevention magazine launched its first issue in the fall of 2001. I had the good fortune to contribute to that edition and author the Industry News column continuously until retiring in 2015. Given this is the 15th anniversary of the magazine, we thought that the readership would enjoy a   Read More


RFID in Retail

RFID in Retail

Radio frequency identification, or RFID, has been touted as a magic elixir for retail for more than twenty years. Sometimes referred to as an intelligent alternative to standard electronic article surveillance (EAS) systems, a path to better inventory tracking, and a supply chain replenishment tool, the technology at times struggled   Read More