Monthly Archives: July 2016

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  • undercover surveillance

In-store theft is a bit like shooting yourself in the foot

There is a frustrating attitude to employees who think nothing of stealing from their employer, whether it is cash or stock. The common attitude is “they can afford it”. Maybe today they can, but what about tomorrow? One of the problems with continual pilfering and petty theft is that it undermines the profitability of the [...]

  • loss prevention, retail security, retail crime prevention

Retail crime hits all-time high of £613 million in 2015

It is quite a sobering thought when you try and translate cash into material goods. £613 million is an astronomical sum of money and to see it reported in the Guardian newspaper it is hard not just to look upon it as another of today’s statistics. From every direction we are bombarded with figures to [...]