Basic Tip: Always have more than one associate present in the store at all times.

Advanced Tip: Ideally you should always have 2 or more associates opening and closing to ensure proper coverage of the store during the most vulnerable time of the day.

Basic Tip: With recent current events, retailers are not immune to being sites of where protest, terrorism or emergencies take place. All retailers can benefit with a Safety Plan that ALL associates know. Things to include in a Safety Plan are: Important Contact numbers (Managers, LP, and Police etc.), outside of store meeting area in the event of an evacuation, and a detailed step by step process on how to properly close the store in the event of an early/emergency closing.