Embodiments of the present invention are directed to security systems and methods for securing an item of merchandise from theft or unauthorized removal. For example, the security system may include a sensor configured to be coupled to the item of merchandise and a base configured to removably support the sensor and the item of merchandise thereon. Both the sensor and the base may include at least one inductive coil. The security system also includes a cable configured to be connected to the sensor at one end and the base at an opposite end, wherein the cable has an inductive coil at each end thereof. The inductive coils of the sensor, the base, and the cable are configured to provide a sense loop between the base and the sensor and to provide power from the base to the sensor.
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InVue Security Products Inc., "MERCHANDISE SECURITY SYSTEM WITH INDUCTIVE COMMUNICATION", Technical Disclosure Commons, (December 27, 2017)