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

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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COVID-19’s impact on store traffic
Altered shopping patterns increase the need for retailer transparency during Covid-19.
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3 ways Lowe’s protects shoppers, employees and products
The retailer took a proactive approach before the pandemic hit the U.S.
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Private sector leads the way on masks
For retailers, the health and safety of employees and customers is always the number one priority.
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Through the retail lens: Face coverings
Mara Devitt on the importance of mask mandates in retail.
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Face coverings: Retailers adapt for health and fashion
Retailers and designers have stepped up to the challenge in mask production.
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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