Loss Prevention Conferences and Events Around the Country
If you’re looking to learn more about loss prevention to improve your company’s LP strategies attending a conference around the subject is an excellent way to learn from the best in the industry. Here are some of the top retail loss prevention conferences around the country, and you may want to consider adding one or two to your calendar.
This annual conference, put on by the National Retail Federation, is a must-attend if you want to expand your LP knowledge. Each year there are educational sessions, networking opportunities, and a vendor expo that can connect you with new technology and innovative LP solutions. More than 2,500 retail, chain restaurant, and law enforcement professionals attend each year.
2016’s event will take place in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from June 14-16. Make sure to stop by the Envysion booth.
|Chris Nichols and Tom Arigi, Senior Director of Asset Protection for Walmart stores in the U.S., were interviewed at the NRF Protect 2015 conference by Gus Downing, Publisher and Editor of the D&D Daily.|
RLPSA is the Restaurant Loss Prevention & Security Association (formerly NFSSC) and is a member-fun organization that shares information about industry trends and connects a network of peers who understand the unique challenges of the job, and who collaborate to find the next best solution. This conference is filled with thought-provoking presentations, learning opportunities and key take-aways.
|Shaun Jackson from El Pollo Loco discusses how his company uses Envysion in their restaurants to prevent fraud at the 2015 RLPSA conference.|
If you’re interested in attending this conference in 2016, mark July 24-27 on your calendar and make plans to be in San Antonio, Texas and visit the Envysion booth.
RILA stands for “Retail Industry Leaders Association” and their annual asset protection conference draws top asset protection professionals from the country’s most successful retailers. There are inspiring talks, interactive panels, and no shortage of time for networking opportunities.
If you’re interested in attending this conference in 2016, mark April 17-20 on your calendar and make plans to be in Dallas, Texas.
If you’re responsible for loss prevention in the foodservice and restaurant industry this event is perfect for you. Industry-wide, this is by far the most attended event, making it a great place for networking and learning. You’ll learn more about how to make your job more productive and efficient through various educational sessions and talks.
If you’d like to attend in 2016 the conference will be held in San Antonio, Texas from July 24-27.
This New England-based event understands the importance of battling organized retail crime. The event’s goal is to “bring retailers, law enforcement, prosecutors and policy makers together to discuss and further expose this important issue.”
In 2015 the symposium took place on September 17 in Worcester, Massachusetts. Keep an eye out for details about next year’s event.
Your State’s Retail Association Events
If traveling to some of these loss prevention conferences isn’t possible see if your state’s retail association hosts annual conferences or events. The National Retail Association maintains a list of organizations across the country.