The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA), the trade association for the world's largest and most innovative retail companies, today announced winners of the 2018 (R)Tech Asset Protection Innovation Awards. T+Ink was awarded first place and Profitect and Verkada took home second and third place, respectively. In addition, Profitect was selected as the winner of the retailers' choice award.
The winners, chosen from eight finalists announced earlier this month, were voted on by attendees at the 2018 Retail Asset Protection Conference, taking place this week in Orlando, Florida.
"This year's Award winners embody the spirit of innovation that is alive and well in the retail industry," said Lisa LaBruno, RILA's senior vice president of retail operations. "Retailers are constantly looking for new and innovative solutions to the asset protection challenges they face every day, and the companies recognized today are developing those very solutions."
Winners of the 2018 (R)Tech Asset Protection Innovation Awards are:
For more on what's been happening at the 2018 Retail Asset Protection Conference, see highlights from the first two days here.
RILA is the trade association of the world's largest and most innovative retail companies. RILA members include more than 200 retailers, product manufacturers, and service suppliers, which together account for more than $1.5 trillion in annual sales, millions of American jobs and more than 100,000 stores, manufacturing facilities and distribution centers.