Video Now Dominates Retail Security Systems
- Return Fraud. Perry, Phillip M. // Aqua;May2009, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p24
The article provides information about return fraud, which is the collecting of a refund on merchandise not legitimately purchased in the U.S. It discusses few different ways on how return fraud is done and insights on reducing the crime. According to the article, consistent policies for racing...
- Retail's Wholesale Use of Security Video. Zalud, Bill // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Apr2011, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p54
The article focuses on the integration of security videos in retail and wholesale stores in the U.S. to mitigate crimes. It says that Arden Fair Mall has used in-house security operation featuring high definition cameras and network video recorders (NVRs) to capture usable footage. It mentions...
- The Many Facets of Store Security. McAllister, Liane // Gifts & Decorative Accessories;Nov98, Vol. 99 Issue 11, p52
Focuses on the protective measures that retailers are taking in response to the increasing store crimes in the United States. Hiring of a special security staff; Employee security training; Increase in prosecution rates; Screening of prospective employees. INSET: How to handle store crime.
- ASK US ANYTHING. // Convenience Store;12/9/2011, p55
The article provides an answer to a question of how to keep a retail store secure during the Christmas period.
- FBI asks shops to build defences against cyber-thiefs. // domain-b.com;1/25/2014, p8
The article reports on the issuance of the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) of a warning to retail shops to strengthen their defences against cyber-thieves. It is inferred that the FBI particularly warns against a type of malware that was used to steal credit card details from shoppers...
- Employee and Customer Injury During Violent Crimes in Retail and Service Businesses. Peek-Asa, Corinne; Casteel, Carri; Kraus, Jess F.; Whitten, Paul // American Journal of Public Health;Oct2006, Vol. 96 Issue 10, p1867
Objectives. We sought to compare the frequency and risk factors for employees and customers injured during crimes in retail (convenience, grocery, and liquor stores) and service businesses (bars, restaurants, motels). Methods. A total of 827 retail and service businesses in Los Angeles were...
- Online security nets more users. Walker, Gaelle // Convenience Store;3/4/2011, p12
The article focuses on the increase in the number of retailers across Great Britain that are using Internet Eyes, an online closed-circuit television (CCTV) monitoring solution for retail stores, to combat retail crime as of March 2011.
- RETAIL intelligence. Greenwood, Darren // New Zealand Apparel;Jul2008, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p28
This article looks at some of the latest loss-prevention strategies for the Australian retail industry. The annual cost of stock loss and retail theft is at least A$2 billion, according to the Global Retail Theft Barometer. A survey by Checkpoint found that the use of devices like tags or...
- Mervyn's adopts three-in-one source-tagging. Barth, Brad // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;2/2/2000, Vol. 179 Issue 22, p16
Reports on the plan of Mervyn's California to incorporate graphic labels, price code tags and electronic article surveillance anti-theft devices into one tag on its private label clothing products. Development of the system together with Thorofare, New Jersey-based loss-prevention specialist...