Retail's Wholesale Use of Security Video
- Video Now Dominates Retail Security Systems. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Dec2008, Vol. 45 Issue 12, p14
The article reports that video has now dominated among the retail security system in the U.S. According to the National Retail Security Survey (NRSS),live as well as security video is in use by 88 percent of retail stores in the U.S., NRSS also showed that loss prevention (LP) executives are now...
- 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.
- 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...
- 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.
- AUTOMATIC ACTIVITY SEGMENTATION FROM SURVEILLANCE VIDEO USING CONVENTION-AL SHOT BOUNDARY DETECTION METHODS. Angadi, S. A.; Naik, Vilas; Kumar, Ashwin // International Journal of Machine Intelligence;2012, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p404
Video-surveillance systems are one of the main source of information during investigations. However, the adopted closed-circuit devices are often affected by poor quality mainly because of economical and practical problems. In many cases a low quality image can give useful information during the...
- 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...
- McKeever's Cuts Data Security Costs. GARRY, MICHAEL // Supermarket News Exclusive Insight;7/ 7/2011, p4
The article reports that McKeever's Enterprises is expecting to reduce its data security costs by 70 to 75 percent following its adoption of VeriFone Systems' VeriSheifled Protect end-to-end encryption system in its nine Price Chopper stores in Kansas City, Missouri.
- 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...