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Retailer’s Empowerment Meeting

November 16, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am

Brush Up on Loss Prevention Best Practices Before the Holiday Shopping Season Hits

Join the BBA and the CSMP for our Retailer’s Empowerment Meeting. This event is intended to be a training session that offers retail owners, managers and staff a refresher on best practices to prevent retail theft.

Attendance is free, just RSVP here.

We’ll also inform retailers about BBA’s work in partnership with VT Retail & Grocer’s Assoc. and CSMP on Organized Retail Crime, as well as changes to the city’s trespass ordinance and what that means for your business.

Retailers are encouraged to come with questions for our panel of loss prevention specialists.

Agenda:

How to spot a shoplifter, what to look for: Dress/Act/Move/Carry

Preventative steps you can take to avoid retail theft: Store layout, cameras, customer

service, etc.

Best Practices: Register: Checks, Large Bills, Returns etc. , Bag checks, fitting rooms

Working with police officers to report and follow up on crimes

Upcoming changes to Universal Trespass

Q & A with retailers

Handouts

Provide handout to retailers with info on each of the above topics

Provide data on hot spots for police calls

Updated copy of Retail Safety & Security Guide

Details

Date:
November 16, 2016
Time:
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/retailers-empowerment-meeting-tickets-29111671794

Organizer

Burlington Business Association
Phone:
802-863-1175
Email:
director@bbavt.org

Venue

29 Church St. Third Floor Conference Room
29 Church Street
Burlington, VT 05401 United States
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Phone:
802-863-1175