- Focus Areas
- Asset Protection
RILA recognizes that ubiquitous internet access, changing consumer values, preferences, and lifestyles, coupled with the desire for increased on-demand shopping, have led to unprecedented disruption in virtually every industry; retail perhaps more than any other. America’s retailers are transforming and so is the field of asset protection. RILA is committed to supporting the AP industry’s efforts to adapt to today’s consumer needs without compromising safety, security, and profit. Those AP teams who embrace change and grow, find new ways to be relevant in their organization, and influence decision-makers will come out on top.
Total Retail Loss Report (2019)
New RILA report analyzes the global retail industry’s adoption of the Total Retail Loss (TRL) concept to manage loss.
Retail Asset Protection On-Demand
Stream general sessions, and select breakout sessions at your leisure. The Retail Asset Protection On-Demand is only available to those who registered for the Orlando event.
Public Policy Agenda
RILA works with policymakers of both parties to help shape a dynamic and growing economy that allows retailers and communities they serve to thrive.
Organized Retail Crime, Counterfeits and Marketplaces
RILA formed the Buy Safe America Coalition to enjoin associations and companies in the fight against criminals selling to unsuspecting consumers.
Ensuring Safe and Affordable Products
RILA is working with lawmakers to help shape policies that protect our customers and meet expectations on demands to act on environmental concerns.
Retail Operations COVID-19 Resource Library
A compilation of retailers’ corporate headquarters’ reopening plans. (Members-only content. Please log-in to access.)
Open for Business - A Blueprint for Shopping Safe
Retailers are ready to assist states with the important task of safely re-opening, with an underlying commitment to helping all families Shop Safe.
Impact of Organized Retail Crime and Product Theft
New Buy Safe America report provides an analysis of organized retail crime and its effect on the US economy.
Asset Protection Committees
Retailers are transforming, and so is the field of asset protection. RILA is committed to supporting the AP industry’s efforts to adapt to today’s consumer needs without compromising safety, security, and profit.View All Committees
Retail Speaks: 7 Imperatives for the Industry
After a year like no other, the US retail industry faces a still-uncertain future. Our latest research highlights seven imperatives that will position retailers for success regardless of what is next.Download Report
Retail Asset Protection Conference 2023
- Apr 30 - May 6, 2023
- Denver, CO
The Retail Asset Protection Conference brings you three, full days of keynotes, breakout sessions, and an Expo Experience that allows you to create efficiencies and work smarter, not harder.Go to Event
Retail Works for All: 2023 Public Policy Priorities
Ensuring a Safe, Sustainable Future
RILA is working with lawmakers to help shape policies that protect our customers and meet expectations regarding environmental concerns.Read More
Investing in People
Retail is for everyone; the place for a first job, 2nd chance, third act, or a side hustle – the retail workforce represents the American workforce.Read More
Supporting Free Markets and Free Trade
When policies are fair and allow retailers to compete, customers, communities, and workers all benefit.Read More
Strategic Initiatives that support performance, compliance and transform the industry
Latest Asset Protection Insights
CEOs Call on Congress to Address Surge of Retail Crime
- By [Brian Dodge]
Leaving Denver Stronger, Smarter, More Resilient Than Ever
Strengthening Connections, Developing Leaders
Resiliency in Action
Shaping Retail’s Future in Denver
RILA and NDAA Collaborate on Vibrant Communities Initiative
- By [Lisa LaBruno]
Tackling ORC Requires Federal Coordination
- By [Michael Hanson]