Read the Sensormatic Global Shrink Index to learn how retailers are dealing with shifting shrinkage trends.
The global shrinkage rate is running higher than previously reported, at 1.82% of annual retail sales.
Now, it’s more critical than ever to have actionable insights and data around loss prevention. In the Sensormatic Global Shrink Index Report, gain a clearer understanding of today’s shrink landscape across regions and verticals—and where your business fits into it—so you can strengthen loss prevention strategies.
A snapshot of global shrink, by the numbers:
is the price of annual global retail sales losses due to shrinkage (USD)
of shrink is attributed to shoplifting and organized retail crime
is lost to shrink in the USA
the highest average shrinkage as a proportion of sales—is in fashion and accessories
is the proportion of total sales allocated for loss prevention
of surveyed retailers are making Electronic Article Surveillance (EAS) a key area of investment