What should you do to combat
Staff: Increase your staff during the holidays to
handle the larger influx of customers and also to keep an
eye on potential thieves.
with customers: Have employees make contact with
customers. This provides a visible presence that makes
potential thieves think twice before they make their move.
Security Guards: This lets potential thieves know that
they are being watched and that the store takes theft
alert at the register: Cashiers should be on the
lookout for the wrong pricing on items. Get a price check
if something seems suspicious.
Inspect containers to see if they are concealing other
Staple bag closed with sales receipt attached.
Verify all credit card holders. Ask for another form of ID.
Verify the receipt before completing the transaction and
giving a refund. Check for evidence of use for any items