TITLE

Security Survey Shows Rise in Retail Theft

PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jan2007, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the findings of an annual security survey conducted by the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida regarding the increasing sales lost due to retail store theft in the U.S. Based on the results, retailers lost more than $37.4 billion owed to a combination of employee stealing, shoplifting and vendor fraud. Furthermore, there was a dramatic growth in the average dollar loss per incident which climbed up to 320% since 2003.
ACCESSION #
23691847

 

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