PG Webinar dissects 'bottom of the basket' shrink

June 2006
Progressive Grocer;6/1/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 9, p12
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the results of a poll conducted during the loss prevention Webinar of the publication "Progressive Grocer," which revealed that cashier error and cost of available solutions are the main roadblocks in retailer efforts to reduce bottom of the basket (BoB) loss. 80% among retailers polled during the Webinar cited cashier error as the leading source of BoB loss, 47.5% cited shopper theft and 45% named shopper error as the main culprit.


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