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Big Retail Inventory Losses Require Perspective

Inventory Shrinkage

Big Retail Inventory Losses Require Perspective

Retail inventory losses are a fact of life in retail. When maintained at acceptable levels, they are simply the cost of doing business, much like payroll and other operating expenses. However, when shortage begins to inexplicably trend upward, whether on a store-by-store basis, or even across a chain, it becomes