In this episode, Dr. Read Hayes and Tom Meehan discuss the importance of applying a scientific approach to retail AP and how it helped LPRC BOA Chair Brian Bazer overcome past issues in the retail environment.
Gainesville, FL The Loss Prevention Research Council (LPRC), a research and results community that conducts research to develop evidence-based crime and loss control solutions, will host STRATEGY@ on October 2, 2018, an invitation-only meeting for LP/AP vice presidents from many of the largest retail chains, including Walmart, Best Buy, Bloomingdale’s, TJX Companies, Lowe’s, Walgreens, Kroger, […]
Proof of Concept Announcement Retailers Preparing for DiSa Smart Solutions Testing On April 3, Loss Prevention Research Council (LPRC) hosted an educational Benefit Denial Summit at Target HQ, where top retailers including Walmart, Target, and Best Buy discussed key theft protective advantages of Benefit Denial and Point of Sale Activation AP/LP methods by using the […]
Make sure to check out our LPRC 2017 Research Catalog with over 30 research projects completed this past year! Our video summarizes each of the 2017 research projects and comes with a companion guide to help you follow along. LPRC Members are able to download our full catalog with results and findings included as well. […]
We are collaborating on a partnership with the UF Miller Retailing Center to connect retailers with talented young professionals through our new internship program . We will be introducing a web portal that houses internship opportunities for young professionals with training in business, statistics, criminology, and other related fields, as well as providing assistance with the application process.
The Specialty Retail Action Team will officially convert into our new RFID/Signatures Innovation Chain. The iChain’s goal is to cost-effectively combine RFID, mac-address, feature-matching, video and other sensor data to better focus and enhance protective action and results in the supply chain and stores R&D will take place in: the UF & LPRC Innovation Lab, […]
The Loss Prevention Research Council is excited to announce a new partnership with University of Florida Distance Learning. Dr. Read Hayes will be teaching a three part course in loss prevention theory, practice, and analysis, culminating in a Loss Prevention certificate. Discounts for group enrollment! This is a great tool for professional development and to […]
LPRC Director Dr. Read Hayes has been named one of the most influential people in security this year by Security Magazine! “Impacting enterprises, communities and nations, these 21 leaders are making a difference throughout the security industry.” View the full list here!