Thwarting Package Attack: Checkpoint Density Tag Phase I
Fine Spirit LP Solution Innovation R&D
Deterrence Through Guilt-Based Messaging/Signage R&D
Sekura: Self-Retracting BoxGrip & SlideTag Time & Motion Study
Benefit Denial: Measuring the Impact of Phone Display-Unit Protection
Packaging Innovation: Exploring Package Design to Stop Both Package Attack and Sampling
Does EAS Still Work? A Randomized Controlled Trial
Overt vs Covert: What LP Solutions are Most Effective When Readily Apparent?
Technology such as RFID, EAS, and GPS trackers can be used either covertly, where their presence is not revealed until a crime is initiated, or overtly, where their presence is advertised for deterrent purposes. We examine this paradigm
Working Group/Innovation Chain: Product Protection Working Group
Tags vs Wraps vs Keepers: Testing the Effects of Various Product Protection Methods on Shrink
EAS Source Tagging R&D: Labor and Protection Considerations
Benefit Denial POSA 3S R&D Program Phase III
ePVM Placement: Optimizing Deterrence at Concealment Areas vs High Theft Product Areas
Cosmetic Fixture Protection Study
Facial Recognition POC 1: Can Facial Recognition be Deployed in a Mobile Unit?
Facial Recognition POC 2: Can Facial Recognition be built in to ePVMs at the shelf level?
Pairing Technologies: Testing Use Cases for Smart Safe Integration with Camera Infrastructure
Holistic Asset Protection R&D: Manipulating Multiple AP Solutions Simultaneously
Exploring Reduction in Cosmetics Shrink Using ePVMs
High Shrink Strategy Program Survey
Pairing Technologies: Burglar Alarm Augmentation through Integration with Additional Detection Technologies
Controlled Chaos: Switching Up Treatments Every 2 Weeks to Maintain Effectiveness
Quantifying Self Checkout Loss
Accurate Feature Matching: How Much Has Facial Recognition Technology Improved in the Last Five Years?
Exploring the Use of Mini Cellphone Towers in Investigations
How effective are ePVMs in the Self-Checkout Area? Measuring Offender Perspective
On Shelf Availability: Exploring RFID as an EAS Alternative
Bluetooth Technology and the Future of EAS
Paige Electric: Effective Labelling of Non-Obvious Deterrents
Benefit Denial POSA 3S R&D Program Phase IV
Examining Retailer Use Cases of Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) to Improve Supply Chain Security
Reducing Online Resale of Stolen Goods:Using Online Messaging to Increase Consumer Awareness
NASP Partnership to Measure Longitudinal Shoplifting Trends
Testing The Reliability Of Various Tags
CIS Gen5 Tether Apparel Protection Test Part II
Buying Embarassing Products: Effect of Crowd Density on Customer Shopping Behavior
Drug Manufacturer Field Study: Auditing Nationwide LP Tech Deployments
What's Better at Preventing Theft: Employee Engagement or Technology?
Do Track Cameras Reduce Theft and Increase Productivity in Distribution Centers?
InVue OneKEY IR Ecosystem R&D Program
Testing a suite of solutions that allow one type of key to unlock most LP technologies in a store such as protective wraps, acrylic protective boxes, display fixtures, and cabinets. Exploring the implications of a key that is paired to an individual associate and tracks lock/unlock/timestamp data.
Working Group/Innovation Chain: RFID Innovation Chain
LNL - Effect of Associate’s Visible Radio Possession on Offenders
Automization of Cash Handling Theft Prevention R&D
Associate Training R&D: Testing Optimal Delivery Methods and Content Format
30/60/90 Days? What Return Policies Lead to Lowest Return-Losses?
Using survey research, LPRC will identify the relationship between return policies and return loss among our retailer members. Metrics of interest will include return period, policies on packaging (open box, must include all packaging), policies on checking to verify all parts are present/item is in tact/not a dummy item.
Working Group/Innovation Chain: Retail Fraud Working Group
Dangerously Drowsy? Studying The Relationship Between Workplace Safety and Fatigue
LNL SmartHub Phase 1: Do Shelf Alerts Prevent Theft in Cosmetics Stores?
LNL Associate Radio R&D Part 2: Do Two-Way Radios Deter Theft in Discount Stores?
Does Publicized Prosecution of Employee Offenders Reduce Overall Employee Theft?
License Plate Recognition in Zone 4: Law Enforcement Partnership R&D
Online Sales: Effect of Sales Cannibalization on Brick & Mortar Shrink Calculations
Data Analytics Informational Webinar Series
Using Advanced Data Analytics to Improve Loss Prevention Operations: A Qualitative Study
Zone 5 Meets Your Store: Exploring Negative Consumer Data Outcomes
Food Marketing Institute: Exploring Benchmarking Partnerships with Retail Coalitions Project
Deciding What Store to Focus On: Assessing Store Risk Rating-Based Targeted LP Programs
Axon Body Cameras: Do Visible Body Cameras Reduce Violence Against Store Associates
Detecting Deviance: Using Video Analytics and Alert System to Detect Red-Flag Behavioral Signatures
Workplace Violence: Examining Policies and Technologies to Limit Violence in Distribution Centers
Reducing Robberies with Technology Part 2: Robbery Deterrence R&D Program
CSI SelectaDNA: Deterrent Value Testing of Specific "DNA" Deterrent Messaging
LiveView Trailers: Zone 4 Parking Lot Protection/Safe-Zone Extension R&D
Brosnan Risk Consultants: Optimizing the Physical Appearance of Securty Vehicles
Reducing Robberies with Technology Part 1: Anti-Robbery iChain Tech/Mapping Retailer Survey
Predicting Violence During Shoplifting: Identifying Escalating and Deescalating Behaviors
Restaurants: Serving up Mall Violence?
Skim Reaper with UF and LPRC: Developing Better Technology and Techniques to Identify Credit Card Skimmers
Policy vs Process: Optimizing Return Desk Verbiage to Reduce Confrontation
Public Protection from Scams R&D
Defining and Mitigating eCommerce Fraud R&D
Fulfillment Fraud Mitigation: Testing the Optimal Price Threshold for No-Return Policies to Minimize Loss
Felony Threshold Project Phase II: ORC State Level Data Analysis
Cellular Fraud: Mapping City-Wide Wireless Fraud Activity
Benefit Denial: Offender Feedback on Exploding-Ink Equipped Keeper Boxes
Ticket Switching: Benchmarking to Identify Effective Deterrents
Denying Store Access: Integrating Court-Ordered Ankle Bracelets with EAS to Prevent Unlawful Store Entry
Supply Chain Sensor Technology R&D: Using Sensors to Identify Illicit Supply Chain Routes
Tracking Nationwide ORC Fences & Trends: How Stolen OTC Goods Move Across the Country
What it’s Like to Find and Buy EAS Detachers Online as a Shoplifter
This research explores the availability for online purchase of various EAS detacher technologies, as well as offender feedback on their perceived ease of defeat through makeshift detacher tools, and ease of defeat through procuring a stolen detacher.
Working Group/Innovation Chain: Product Protection Working Group