As a globally recognized retail expert, Jeanel Alvarado is a sought-after speaker for industry publications, events and conferences due to her expertise in marketing, e-commerce, merchandising, technology, and direct-to-consumer operations.
She is the Founder and CEO of RETAILBOSS, an internationally acclaimed media publication, consultancy and a community for retail executives and professionals worldwide. As a thought leader, she provides expert commentary, insights, and insider tips to various publications, making significant contributions to the evolving landscape of the retail industry. Connect with Jeanel on Linkedin.
On this episode of ‘The Cost of Everything‘ RT takes a closer look at the economic toll companies are taking when it comes to theft. This phenomenon is making big merchant retailers close their doors because of the massive retail theft in cities like San Francisco and New York. But, what about in other parts of the world? Is retail robbery affecting companies in Africa? Interview, Aired by RT, Russian TV channel.
Host Christy Ai spoke to Retail Boss Jeanel Alvarado about the devastating consequences of retail theft that goes unpunished. Later in the show, Clinton Nzala from Kenya explains how theft is not as common in his country, and the measures retail businesses take to avoid it.
The episode aired live on TV and online on August 10, 2023.