TITLE

From Simple Shoplifting to Organized Crime, Retailers Face It All

AUTHOR(S)
Merrick, Dave
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jun2011, Vol. 48 Issue S1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's view on the systemic problem of retailers in the U.S. on shoplifting. The author states that as retailers know the high cost of shrinkage, they are willing to spend 5 percent of their gross sales to limit their money through the utilization of loss prevention (LP). The author mentions some threats to the LP plans such as the Organized Retail Theft (ORT)-Organized Retail Crime (ORC) which involves more than the loss of money but on human consumables.
ACCESSION #
65916710

 

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