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.

2018 Organized Retail Crime Survey
The scope of current ORC activity, retailers’ resources for fighting it, and the overall impact on the industry.
National Retail Security Survey 2018
The latest report looks at the financial impact to retailers of inventory loss and loss prevention staffing and budgets.


NRF PROTECT is the premier retail loss prevention conference. Its robust program features LP industry leaders sharing real-world knowledge and tactics that will change the way you do your job.


Looking for tools on retail safety and security? Access NRF’s resources including active shooter and emergency preparedness reports.

Retail safety and security tools

Latest LP stories

Theresa Payton speaks at NRF Protect in Dallas
Cybersecurity for business and life: A guide from a former White House CIO
Episode 64 of Retail Gets Real: Theresa Payton on how to protect information online.
Michael Mason, of Verizon, speaks on stage during Executive Afternoon at NRF protect 2018
NRF PROTECT 2018: Recap and highlights
NRF PROTECT was held in Dallas, June 11-13.
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captain Tammie jo Schults speaks at NRF Protect about her work with Southwest airlines
Southwest Flight 1380 pilot Tammie Jo Shults on leading in times of crisis
Heroic pilot recounts the story of landing Southwest Flight 1380 after an engine explosion.
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retail to the rescue panel on stage at NRF Protect in Dallas
When retail comes to the rescue
Retail executives share stories about relief efforts following Hurricane Harvey.
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Cashier swiping credit card on a portable machine
Time for everyone to have a seat at the table for credit card security
Today’s payments system was built with very few of the knowledgeable players at the table.
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Loss Prevention news from STORES Magazine

January 22, 2019
Battling bot-driven gift card abuse
January 8, 2019
U.K.’s Asda tries data analytics to counter shoplifting and ORC
December 18, 2018
Finding security where applications and operating systems meet
November 13, 2018
‘White hat’ hacker discusses hacking groups and how retailers can defend themselves
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.
The Loss Prevention council at their annual meeting at NRF Protect in Dallas