Loss Prevention Industry News

  1. Alert POS Launches Industry’s First Active Intelligence Security Feature
    4/13/2016

    Alert™ POS, a leader in Windows™ tablet/terminal point-of-sale (POS) solutions for restaurants and retailers, announced today its new Active Intelligence security feature, a first in the POS industry. With today’s security threats on the rise, Alert POS has taken the lead to directly link its hyper-cloud POS solution to law enforcement and the 911 emergency phone system, sharing critical, verifiable information in emergency situations.

  2. Milestone Secures Scandinavian Åhléns Department Stores
    3/23/2016

    Milestone video software monitors 75 Åhléns department stores in Sweden, providing staff with situational awareness and a way to easily document incidents, prevent loss and heighten security for staff and visitors.

  3. Arteco Announces Certification By Arecont Vision MegaLab
    3/22/2016

    Arteco, a global provider of video event management systems software solutions, announced recently that Arteco Video Event Management Software (VEMS) successfully passed integration testing at the MegaLab by Arecont Vision. 

  4. LifeSafety Power Partners With DAQ Electronics To Power New StarWatch SMS System
    3/22/2016

    LifeSafety Power Inc., the industry leader in Smart Power Solutions and patented remote monitoring capabilities, has announced a new partnership with DAQ Electronics, LLC, a leading manufacturer of high-end security software and equipment.

  5. Boot Barn Launches Enhanced Security And Loss Prevention Initiative Leveraging Verint Video And Situation Intelligence Solutions
    2/22/2016

    Boot Barn has been outfitting America since 1978, and today has more than 200 stores in 29 states, as well as online shopping at BootBarn.com.

  6. Cummins Allison: Grocers Can Count On Technology To Address Costs, Inefficiencies And Security Risks
    2/9/2016

    In an industry where revenues are predicted to slow down while costs are anticipated to rise, grocers must find ways to improve in-store operations. This year, grocers will be looking to technology to help them reduce costs, find new efficiencies and mitigate security risks.

  7. IRT’s Harris, Roddy Named 2016 Top Retail Influencers
    1/25/2016

    Erin Harris, the Chief Editor of Innovative Retail Technologies (IRT), and Jim Roddy, the President of IRT and Business Solutions, have been named Top Retail Influencers for 2016 by Vend, a developer of POS software.

  8. InVue Debuts Latest Smart Lock At NRF Big Show 2016
    1/20/2016

    Innovative lock design ensures optimal customer experience while protecting high theft merchandise without limitations of traditional mechanical lock systems 

  9. Latest Global Retail Theft Barometer Study Finds U.S. Retail Shrink Up
    11/4/2015

    Shrink, comprised of shoplifting, employee or supplier fraud, and administrative errors, rose in the U.S. from 1.28 percent of sales in 2013-2014 to 1.97 percent during 2014-2015, based upon responses from common retail respondents who participated in Global Retail Theft Barometer surveys both years.

  10. Milestone Goes Wide In New Device Pack
    10/29/2015

    Milestone Systems, the open platform company in networked video management software (VMS), has released Device Pack 8.2 for partners and customers using Milestone XProtect monitoring solutions.