Retail Decoded by ControlTek

Insights on retail security and inventory management solutions

SUBSCRIBE

Asset Protection: Spelling out some key terms for all employees

As a loss prevention leader, you’re certainly familiar with all the main terms surrounding inventory security. And if there are other employees working in your store’s loss prevention division, they probably know these terms as well. But members of the LP team aren’t the only team members who need to be up on their inventory

3 common weaknesses that thieves take advantage of

You know all of those movies about pulling off the perfect heist? In them, thieves identify a high-value target — say, a bank or a vault with jewelry — and then painstakingly detail a plan of attack. The film shows how hard the thieves work to strategize, with one guy mapping out a grid of their intended target and another looking into every conceivable way they could be captured.

Tag Along with Needed Goods

‘You’re it!’ product tagging goes right to the bottom line. Automated product information and data collection enabled by radio frequency identification (RFID) are improving the budgets at a host of businesses. These scanning and tracking methods are proving effective in boosting productivity, measuring inventory flow and solving loss-control questions.

Benefits of RFID in Theft Protection

Statistics are showing that the rate of retail theft is steadily increasing, therefore security tagging is becoming not only important, but also essential, for retailers everywhere. CONTROLTEK is the North American distributor of RFID technology, one of the most modern technologies that provide leading retailers with protection against theft and loss, including a lot more