Inside of the shopping centers, of hypermarkets and supermarkets and, more in general, in commercial activities, transit each day hundreds of people, and the best way to prevent theft and damage to cargo of the merchandise presented is to implement a supervisory system, anti-theft.
According to the report, “Retail Security in Europe. Going beyond Shrinkage”, conducted by the Crime&tech, retailers in the eu can count losses of about 49 billion euros per year for damage and theft to the goods found in the store. Harm, which in Italy is estimated to amount to 3.3 billion euro plus 1.5 billion euro was invested in order to adopt security measures to curb the phenomenon. The sector most affected by the shoplifting is food, which sees in first place among the theft of alcoholic beverages, cheese, meat, sweets, and tinned fish.
In the light of these numbers it is evident that it is necessary to adopt systems to protect their merchandise, in addition that the income.
A service of supervisory, anti-theft, carried out at the point of sale from the security guards properly trained and with the support of video surveillance systems, allows you to control the store and the merchandise, to intervene in a timely manner if there are any attempts of theft or actions of corruption.
How to structure the service anti-theft?
The service theft alarm can be implemented in any business, to prevent and discourage theft. It can be a type of service, continuous or temporary, to be carried out in particular periods of the year in which it is expected a greater turnout at the point of sale. Just think of the weekend, the sales period or christmas, when malls and shops are under assault.
The security guards, which can be depending on the situations and requirements in uniform or plainclothes, are able to control the entire area under surveillance, looking at controls, or while the people are at the point of sale is in the moment in which pass the barrier of the case.
In the event that any of the actual attempted theft or any damage of goods on the shelf, may choose to intervene on the shoplifter by announcing it to the manager of a point of sale or contacting the police.