RETAIL STORE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-242897
This highly qualified expert has extensive experience in retail store management. She earned her BS in consumer, apparel, and retail studies from the University of North Carolina Greensboro with a concentration in apparel product design. She has formerly worked for companies such as Target and Anthropologie. While with Target, she held such roles as senior team leader of guest experience and softlines and executive team leader of assets protection. With Anthropologie, ...
Expert Witness: E-001403
This expert is an industrial designer with over 50 years of experience in the field. His expertise ranges from retail store planning and product management to exhibits and design management. He earned his BA in industrial design from Pratt Institute and is active in his field as a member of the Industrial Designers Society of America and the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. For many years, he served in a retail safety and merchandising capacity. He has also worked ...
Expert Witness: E-099713
This expert in mattress and sleep product manufacturing has more than 30 years of experience in the field. He earned his BA in political science from Williams College and has completed courses through the MBA program at Babson College and the Harvard University Extension Program. He has served in executive roles for multiple sleep product manufacturers, including as president at Serta, as chairman of the Board at Englander Sleep Products, and as the founder and president ...
Expert Witness: E-060649
This expert specializes in safety/loss prevention, training and facility maintenance, safety program design & development, and retail management. He has more than 20 years of experience serving with retail/wholesale industry leaders, including The Home Depot, Sears, Kohl's, and C&S Wholesale Grocers. Currently, this expert is the owner of a private retail safety consulting firm.
Expert Witness: E-023913
This highly qualified expert has been responsible for hiring and training thousands of people and dozens of service providers for the companies that he has been in charge of and he has 20+ years of experience with big box retail establishments. He has been trained at Stanford University and at the Harvard Negotiation Institute and is a Director at the National Retail Federation. He is the former CEO at United Retail Group and the former Executive Vice President and Chief ...
Expert Witness: E-010216
This highly qualified and experience gemologist is a Graduate Gemologist (GG) from the Gemological Institute of America and an Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) with the American Society Appraisers. He is one of the few Master Gemologist Appraisers in the U.S. He has served as an expert witness in many high profile cases and observes the Code of Ethics of the American Society of Appraisers and all documents and services offered are provided in conformity with the Uniform ...
Expert Witness: E-009330
This expert specializes in gas station and convenience store operations, management, and safety, with specific focus on site valuations, operating procedures, capital and expense management. He earned a BS in Chemical Engineering from Cornell University and a MBA in Finance from Drexel University. He has 37 years of experience in the downstream petroleum refining and marketing industry with ARCO and BP. As President of BP West Coast Products, LLC and Vice President ...
Expert Witness: E-055442
This expert is a specialist in vehicle incursion accidents. He has led studies on how frequently they occur, their common causes, and the most frequent design or construction failures which lead to them. Has worked to create the largest national database for accidents on private property outside of the insurance industry. For almost twenty years, he has worked closely with people in government, industry, academia, and the commercial property/retail market to ...
Expert Witness: E-060461
This visual merchandising professional recently served as the Vice President of Visual Merchandising & Store Design for all Carter's and OshKosh B'gosh stores. He held this role from 2007 until 2016 and was responsible for the design and visual merchandising in 400 new stores. He also developed and trained field leaders in store merchandising standards. Previously, the expert served as an Associate Vice President of Visual Merchandising for Victoria's Secret and as the ...

RETAIL STORE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Seasoned Retail Safety Expert Usurps Role Of Trial Judge RETAIL STORE Expert Case

Seasoned Retail Safety Expert Usurps Role Of Trial Judge

…  she tripped and fell on a display platform at a Target store. The plaintiff retained a retail architecture and safety expert who opined that Target’s display was …

Employment Expert Discusses Retail Training Protocol RETAIL STORE Expert Case

Employment Expert Discusses Retail Training Protocol

…  case involves an incident that occurred in retail pharmacy. The day before the incident, a woman wearing a hoodie and …  baby formula walking in the family planning aisle of the store. Without consulting the supervising pharmacist, the technician called the police. When law enforcement arrived at the store, they attacked the woman, putting her into handcuffs. The woman resisted …

Unsafe Retail Display Injures Customer RETAIL STORE Expert Case

Unsafe Retail Display Injures Customer

…  for a customer to hold or position back into place. A retail safety expert was sought to review the case and opine on proper display …

Grocery Store Employees Fail To Correct Safety Hazard RETAIL STORE Expert Case

Grocery Store Employees Fail To Correct Safety Hazard

…  cane who tripped over the corner of a carpet at a grocery store in Nevada. The corner of the carpet had been flipped up and the man …  wrists. Video surveillance of the premises shows several store employees passing by the carpeted area in the hour and a half before the …

Woman Loses Toe In Retail Store Escalator Accident RETAIL STORE Expert Case

Woman Loses Toe In Retail Store Escalator Accident

…  an injury that occurred on an escalator at a department store. A woman who was wearing sandals was ascending to the third floor of the store. As she was getting off the escalator, the escalator suffered a sharp …

Child Slips On Mixed Surface Flooring In Department Store RETAIL STORE Expert Case

…  injury after a slip and fall incident in a department store. The child was running in the kitchen and bath section of the store which had combination flooring. From the base of the main aisle inwards …

Grocery Store Staff Fail To Promptly Clear Spill RETAIL STORE Expert Case

Grocery Store Staff Fail To Promptly Clear Spill

…  vision who was seriously injured from a fall in a grocery store. A group of rowdy children had dropped a gallon of milk and …

Toddler Seriously Injured By Improperly Stacked Boxes At Large Retailer RETAIL STORE Expert Case

…  case involves a toddler at a large bix box retail store who wandered into an aisle where boxes were being unloaded. There were 6 …  serious injuries and subsequent brain damage. An expert in retail safety was sought to discuss best practices for stacking, leaving stacks …