Shoplifting On The Rise

The United States is experiencing a plague. Despite cutting-edge technology and a shift to a gentler approach to reducing it, shoplifting is on the rise. One in 11 Americans is a shoplifter. If that staggering number isn’t enough, according to the National Association for Shoplifting Prevention, businesses lose $35 million daily. Think it doesn’t have …Read More

Protect Your Employees Against Workplace Violence

Loss prevention isn’t just about stolen items, it’s protecting your employees, customers and brand. Dr. Larry Barton, a world leader in threat assessment in workplace violence, spoke about the latest trends at the 2013 National Retail Federation’s Loss Prevention Conference and Expo, June 12. Statistics show that last year two people were killed daily in …Read More

Improve Your Bottom Line By Reducing Shrinkage

Improve your bottom line by reducing shrinkage Is retail shrink shrinking your business to death? Many retailers simply don’t have a handle on the elephant in the room – how big is their shrink – the loss or difference between what the company’s goods should have compared to what they do have. Some businesses don’t …Read More