Press Release

September 8th 2016

Appriss Retail Presents at ASIS: Next Gen Threat Prevention Through Retail, Social Media & Incarceration Data

IRVINE, Calif. (September 8, 2016) – Appriss Retail and Sysrepublic, industry leaders in retail analytics solutions and the newly merged retail business unit of Appriss, will present a case study on “Next Generation Threat Prevention: Combining Retail, Social Media & Incarceration Data” at the at the ASIS International 62nd Annual Seminar and Exhibits in the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., the world’s most influential security conference and tradeshow. The session will take place on September 13 from 9 to 9:50 a.m. in the Integrator Session Theatre. Appriss Retail and Sysrepublic have protected $1.3 trillion in annual revenue and processed 40 billion retail transactions throughout 75,000 retail locations in 25 countries around the world.

Adi Raz, senior director, data sciences and modeling, and Vishal Patel, Ph.D., senior data scientist with Appriss Retail, will discuss how applying advanced predictive models and machine learning algorithms to retail data combined with law enforcement, mug shot and social media data is reshaping retail loss prevention. Big data and advanced analytics add a new layer to retail loss prevention programs that reduces shrink, fraud, and other losses in addition to improving business operational efficiencies.

With solutions deployed in retail locations across four continents, Appriss Retail and Sysrepublic evaluate an unprecedented amount of employee, consumer, and transaction data, and in turn, are able to provide powerful insights to help retailers understand and improve their business.