Retail Security in Berkshire, Retail Security in Hampshire, Retail Security in Cirencester, Retail Security in Oxfordshire,
Retail Crime can cost any business thousands of pounds each and every
year the store can't sustain this loss however with the smaller traders this
could also mean the business having to close or staff loss to cover the loss of
We find many retail outlets work long hours to supply cost-effective
products to the customer; however some of those very welcome customers think
they should not pay for the goods on offer for the following reasons.
1. Mental Health.
2. Living beyond their means.
3. Being unemployed.
4. Supporting a Drugs or Alcohol addiction.
Unfortunately over the last few years all of these reasons are on common
place in the High Street, most police forces are down grading theft in business
losses to the value of less then £ 500.00.
In some cases your retail losses could be employee related, by common
place wastage, Till Theft, stock room theft, helping themselves to stock or a
So what can we do?
By engaging Security Response UK. You have shown you’re committed to
protecting your assets and the safety of your staff and customers. By having a
smartly uniformed officer on your shop floor interacting with the duty manager,
the staff and of course the most important people in the store your valued
This works as a simple “Hello” to the customer on entry or a good bye on
exiting the store. As for the in house staff they all know why the Security
Officer is in store.
Should your Retail Outlet be seeking a Loss Prevention system? I ask you
during your own weekly shop; have a look in the stores you shop in:
The Supermarket Chain stores.
You will find the Loss Prevention Officer standing or sitting at a
lectern watching CCTV or playing with their mobile phone, he may look up at the
door beeping. Look a bit closer dose the loss prevention officer hold the right
SIA License for this outlet.
The Smaller Stores “Independent”.
Again is the Loss Prevention officer standing by the door playing with
his or her mobile? Waiting for the door to beep. Did you get a welcome on entry
to the store. Or maybe a thank you on the way out of the store.
With Security Response UK, any of our staff members playing with there
Mobile Phone in a Loss Prevention role will be removed. Our Employee’s Hold SIA
Door Supervisor Licences as they have been fully trained in conflict management
and we also find they are more customer focused as opposed to sitting in an
empty office block for hours on end.
Call Us Today With Your Requirement: 01189471331 or 07720286038.