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Loss Prevention Stats and Facts Every Retailer Should Know in 2022

  • Brian Brinkmann
  • 03.10.2022
  • Retail
With the welcome influx of in-store customers and growing sales volume, retails still need to keep a watchful eye on loss prevention as the retail industry continues to lose billions of dollars every year to shoplifters, dishonest employees, and other forms of retail crime and preventable loss.


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Retail Shrink and the Complexities of Known and Unknown Loss in 2022

  • Brian Brinkmann
  • 01.20.2022
  • Retail
Retailers have long struggled to minimize shrink. The term itself has been around for more than 150 years, but in that time, the ways that we buy and sell have changed drastically. As new technologies, formats, and digital shopping options gain popularity, is shrink enough to protect dwindling ...


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Why Loss Prevention Leaders Must Become Analytics Evangelists

As retailers bounce back from the pandemic, they’re simultaneously finding innovative ways to serve customers while controlling loss in an increasingly complex and fast-paced, omnichannel landscape. The expansion in customer channels is also exposing companies to new, and potentially more ...


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When will Retail Recover? Post-Pandemic Consumer Trends and Tips for ...

  • Brian Brinkmann
  • 06.17.2021
  • Retail
In conjunction with IHL Group, Agilence conducted a Global Consumer Study on spending trends for the retail sector. Below are insights that retailers need to know. `  Households earning less than $50,000 received the worst blow from the pandemic, with over 25% of having at least one member on ...


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E-Commerce Fraud is on the Rise: Here’s How Retailers Can Fight Back

  • Brian Brinkmann
  • 03.25.2021
  • Retail
With the pandemic spurring online shopping adoption, digital retail has never been more popular. E-commerce sites have become a channel of choice for many consumers to get their shopping done, but it’s also become a channel of choice for many fraudsters. As e-commerce sales increase, so do the ...


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The Top 7 Concerns for Omnichannel Retailers in 2021

  • Brian Brinkmann
  • 02.25.2021
  • Retail
After a tumultuous 2020, retailers are looking to regroup in 2021, doubling down on important trends that are proving to deliver outstanding customer experiences, enhance and protect their brand, and boost profits. Here are the top 7 ways that omnichannel retailers will thrive in a dynamic economy.


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5 Questions CIOs Should Be Asking Analytics Vendors

Data analytics is quickly becoming a cornerstone of management decision making. Your management team wants accurate data with actionable insights. As CIO, you want a system that supports the company’s business vision, is highly secure, yet user friendly. How do you choose a vendor that helps you ...


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