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Webinar Recap - Retail's Digital Journey: How Winning Retailers Are ...

  • Agilence Staff
  • 06.03.2022
  • Retail
In our recent webinar, Retail’s Digital Journey: How Winning Retailers are Controlling Shrink and Thriving, Greg Buzek of IHL joined Agilence's Pedro Ramos to discuss the current economics of the retail market, optimizing the digital journey, and what “must-have” retail analytics should be in your ...


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The Real Impact of Rising Felony Shoplifting Thresholds on Retail

  • Agilence Staff
  • 04.28.2022
  • Retail
You’ve seen the pictures of brazen thefts in retail stores, from violent flash mobs to the Walgreens’ bike-riding shoplifter. Does increasing the felony threshold become a deterrent, or is there more needed? 


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Where Winning Retailers are Spending

  • Agilence Staff
  • 04.21.2022
  • Retail
As retailers regain momentum in a post-COVID environment, winning retailers now take a hard look at the bottom line. What investments are they making to ensure they thrive in a challenging business environment? The newest survey by IHL Services, Retail's Digital Journey: How Winning Retailers are ...


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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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The Hidden Margin Loss of Digital and Omnichannel Retail

  • Amanda Brown
  • 03.03.2022
  • Retail
The pandemic caused a dramatic shift in how consumers shop, including the rapid adoption of in-store shopping, BOPIS, curbside, and home delivery. While consumers continue to use a mix of these channels, few retailers have their infrastructure optimized for the long-term impact of changing consumer ...


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Retail Security Tips to Keep Customers and Staff Safe in Uncertain ...

  • Corey Adams
  • 02.17.2022
  • Retail
Retail sales are up, but so are security concerns. As consumers continue to visit brick-and-mortar stores, retailers must address theft and increased health concerns. The National Retail Federation’s 2021 Retail Security Survey reported that the top retail safety issues are: The overall risk to the ...


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Why do Employees Steal? How to Minimize Opportunity and Motive

  • Keneavy Krenzin
  • 02.03.2022
  • Retail
Unfortunately, dishonest associates impact the bottom line of nearly every business. Investigating and terminating an employee stealing from the company costs the business time, effort, and considerable resources. As labor shortages continue to plague retailers and restaurant operators across the ...


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