Loss Prevention

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Loss Prevention

NRF’s loss prevention community works with retail LP professionals, law enforcement and government agencies to protect retailers, people, assets, reputations and brands. Browse resources and read the latest articles and press releases related to loss prevention.

National Retail Security Survey
NRSS Findings: Retail Shrink Rates Surge

August 11 - September 1 | Online

open to all


  • Look at the top findings from this year’s report
  • Chat with two retailers about how they’re tackling multiple challenges
Retail's loss prevention and cyber risk event

Sept. 22-25 | Online

open to all


  • Explore 11 sessions over four days.
  • Discuss the challenges, opportunities and success stories the retail security industry is seeing today from leaders on the front lines.
  • Attend the virtual Expo from the comfort of your own home while connecting with 150 partners that want to see you succeed. 
National Retail Security Survey 2020
Compelling statistics on inventory loss, its financial impact and strategies for fighting fraud.
2019 Organized Retail Crime Survey
ORC continues to pose a serious threat, costing retailers $703,320 per $1 billion in sales.

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Retail safety and security tools

More loss prevention content

Creating safe spaces for staff, customers and community
How Tractor Supply, Southeastern Grocers and AEO prioritize health and safety during the pandemic.
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Delivery safety during a pandemic and civil unrest
How 2020 has impacted the delivery model.
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COVID-19’s increasing impact on workplace violence
How employees can handle volatile workplace situations.
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Through the retail lens: HVAC and battling the spread of COVID-19
Tips for retailers evaluating their ventilation systems.
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LP experts’ advice to retailers: Coordinate anti-theft efforts
Loss prevention is becoming more involved with cybercrime.
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Through the retail lens: Commitment to community and employees
Small business owner Lonnie McQuirter on his convenience store’s local impact.
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NRF LP Council
This invitation-only council is composed of senior LP executives who discuss common problems in LP and share new ideas on product and program results.
Loss Prevention Council Meeting 2019