Tag: Loss Prevention


How will delivering of groceries change the grocery store format of today?

In grocery retail, all eyes are on the prize of capturing the online grocery shopper. With everyone working overtime to get the last-mile delivery logistics working, they are overlooking the bigger opportunity right in their store aisles–make the in-store grocery shopping experience better. Most Americans still like to shop in-store for groceries Of course, Amazon is way out in front with an estimated share of the online grocery market with full integration. Most recently Amazon introduced free two-hour grocery delivery from Whole Foods for its Prime members in some trial markets and......

Continue Reading


Has Amazon peaked in regards to disrupting retail?

Has Amazon peaked in regards to disrupting retail? As a digital marketplace Amazon has brought great impact in retail by way of bringing exciting innovations in customer service according to the expectations of customers as well as their present shopping trends. People the world over now speak about the “Amazon Effect”. Many among the erstwhile retail giants of the world are now struggling for their survival consequent to the “Amazon Effect”. The past two decades saw the disruption of the retail world which happened as a result of the aggressive growth of......

Continue Reading


While shopping in a retail shop the consumers become victims of various merchandising hazards. During Loss Prevention Training, due importance is given to “how to ensure safe shopping”. In retail shops incidents of physical injury to shoppers and employees are very common while handling products that are either heavy or of irregular shapes. There are also incidents of falling from the ladder when products that are kept at the top layers of the shelves are taken out or kept back. Many children and elderly people slip and fall on the floor while......

Continue Reading