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Description: EuroShop 2017 Invitation

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EuroShop 2017 Invitation

Description: EuroShop 2017 Invitation

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2016 Retail Holiday Season Global Forecast

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RILA 5th Annual State of the Supply Chain Study

Description: Transportation Disruption, Product Recalls, Omnichannel Retailing – Supply Chain Leaders have had to rethink and retool their logistics processes to address new and emerging challenges. The 5th Annual Auburn University/ RILA State of the Supply Chain Study reflects this changing landscape. The study is discussed in a RILA webinar recording which provides an overview of this year’s findings along with a panel discussion with Dr. Brian Gibson of Auburn University, Rick Keyes, EVP of Supply Chain at Meijer and Checkpoint Systems’ Su Doyle.

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/g2wattendee/recording/863906446106883842

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Deploying RFID from Source to Shopper

Description: Every RFID Retail Deployment, from pilot to chain-wide implementation, includes seven steps: Tag, Encode, Inventory, Merchandise, Sell, Deliver and Understand (for Continuous Improvement). The attached infographic illustrates these seven steps with deployment options and best practices, based on our experience deploying RFID at over 3000 locations worldwide.

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5 Requirements for Omni-Channel Operations

Description: RFID is quickly becoming a requirement for Omnichannel retail -- this infographic illustrates how RFID-enabled Processes deliver a better Omni-channel Experience for shoppers, and more profitable operations for retailers, by improving Relevance, Replenishment, Responsiveness, (Fiscal) Responsibility and Returns.

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RFID in Retail Planning Guide 2015

Description: This 2015 update to the RFID Planning Guide guide details specific considerations for RFID Retail Deployments, including Omnichannel Operations, Loss Prevention, Tag Selection, and success factors for Chain-Wide Implementation.

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Roadmap to Source Tagging for Retailers

Description: The global retail landscape and the challenges ahead for bricks and mortar retailers.

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RFID for Loss Prevention Planning Guide

Description: The traditional success factors of reducing cost, optimizing inventory, improving shelf availability and increasing sales and margins are more crucial to retailers today than ever before. Effective inventory management is critical to retailers' profitability.

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Enhancing the Consumer’s Shopping Experience with RFID

Description: Today’s shoppers are well informed, demanding, time-pressed, and have access to all of the information available on the Internet on their smart phones and tablets.

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EAS in Supermarkets – Myths & Realities

Description: EAS technology can play a key part in increasing sales, profits and customer loyalty. But myths about EAS abound. This white paper seeks to clarify some of the misconceptions about EAS and provides examples of how retailers are incorporating the technology into their merchandising and customer engagement strategies.

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6 Steps Retailers Should Take Today to Reduce Out-of-Stocks

Description: Retailers know that stockouts impact financial performance and customer satisfaction, yet relatively few have measured and implemented solutions to improve their merchandise availability. But that's changing - quickly and dramatically.

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Sophisticated Stealing: A New Criminal Enterprise

Description: Going Global – the Growth of Organized Retail Crime (ORC).

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Mobile Point-of-Sale and Loss Prevention: An Assessment of Risk

Description: RILA and University of Arkansas' study on Mobile Technology in the Retail Store brings together the industry's leading retailers, consumer product manufacturers and solution providers to examine the potential risks of a still emerging technological innovation and explore possible methods for mitigating risk.

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Sophisticated Stealing: A New Criminal Enterprise

Description: Organized Retail Crime is going global with rising rates of thefts being reported across all geographic regions around the world.

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Visitor Counting Whitepaper

Description: A solution that counts!

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Part 3: Retailers Take a New Approach to Addressing Out-of-Stocks

Description: Third in a three-part series.

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Part 2: Retailers Take a New Approach to Addressing Out-of-Stocks

Description: Part 2 in a three part series.

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Part 1: Retailers Take a New Approach to Addressing Out-of-Stocks

Description: Part 1 in a three-part series discussing how retailers are finding innovative, new ways to reduce out-of-stocks and improve merchandise availability.

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Influencing Consumer Behavior through Visual Deterrence

Description: To improve their effectiveness, Checkpoint commissioned a series of studies and trials with leading market research companies and retail clients, to further understand the attitude of consumers and offenders to merchandise protection methods and Visible Secure Signage.

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Real-Time Visibility for Apparel Deployment

Description: Apparel firms need real-time visibility to drive operational efficiency for the complete retail supply chain, from manufacturing to distribution and throughout the store. Real-time enabled applications can automate and error-proof lot packing, quality control, shipping, and receiving between supply chain partners. Read more about leveraging RFID to enhance apparel retail operations.

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Real-Time Visibility for the Retail Supply Chain

Description: Studies show that retail logistics errors are pervasive, resulting in inaccuracies and operational issues throughout the supply chain and in stores. Leading retailers experience high error rates in packing and order fulfillment, increased delivery costs and high shelf-out-of stocks, all impacting sales and profitability. RFID can help solve these issues.

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Seven Critical Factors for RFID Success

Description: Read about the seven most critical success factors to determine where RFID delivers the most value to your business, to evaluate and select solutions, and implement and scale projects across multiple facilities and trading partners. These insights are drawn from over 200 RFID deployments across several industries, including industrial manufacturing, transportation, consumer goods and retail.

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New Strategies to Combat ORT

Description: Retailers have long struggled to identify and overcome Organized Retail Theft in their stores. Now, new tools and solutions are emerging to help retailers deal with this problem more successfully and efficiently.

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Taking Label Performance and Utility to a New Level

Description: Next-generation labels allow retailers to provide more security with greater flexibility than ever in apparel and other vertical markets.

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Loss Prevention Primer for IT Professionals

Description: The increased need to combine insights from loss prevention systems with retail back-office applications means IT executives need to know as much as possible about shrink management.

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Next Generation in Retail Loss Prevention

Description: Major retailers worldwide are looking for new ways to reduce merchandise shrink. Important new technologies are changing the rules of the game.

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Bottom Line on EAS

Description: Mike Marquis has 22 years of experience in the field of loss prevention and sits on the advisory board for the Certified Forensic Interview accreditation. He is also a frequent speaker at various conferences and a regular columnist for Loss Prevention Magazine. Here he discusses the profit opportunities provided by more efficient EAS.

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