Tag: retail crime survey


Shoplifting Scams and Designing Out Crime

Shoplifting Scams and Designing Out Crime

Booster bags, or so-called “magic bags,” continue to be used by professional thieves for shoplifting. These foil-lined carriers work because the lining prevents the alarms actually connecting with the tag when passing through scanners. Despite penalties imposed on thieves for going equipped with these bags, and despite the best efforts   Read More


Part I. The Future of ORC Management

Part I. The Future of ORC Management

Sponsored by The Zellman Group

Houston had a problem. For that matter, so did the rest of Texas and neighboring states. Boosters were hitting retailers hard, “waltzing in…and brazenly walking out with stolen products of all kinds, from medicine and baby formula to health and beauty supplies,” according to the FBI.   Read More