According to a recent US security survey, retailers lose an average of 1.47% of their profits to theft or clerical errors. In the UK, that loss is an average of 1.32%. Those numbers may appear minor, but for a small retailer, week after week, month after month, they start to wear down narrow margins.
In this guide, we’ll cover the following topics:
- The warning signs
- Employee & cash theft
- Bookkeeping & administrative errors
- Customer theft
- & much more
Learn the best practices to keep your store’s money and goods safe by downloading the full version of this guide..
The Retailer's Guide to Starting an Online Store
Becoming an omnichannel business means you’re ready for whatever life throws at you—from extended store closures to...
Future-proof Playbook for Retail: Reinvent your business—online and in-store
What was once nice-to-have has become must-have. If your business isn't capitalising on multiple sales channels, you're...
How to Launch an Omnichannel Retail Strategy
Omnichannel commerce hinges on the idea that merchants provide customers with a seamless shopping experience whether...
The Ultimate Apparel Store Guide
From managing always-evolving inventory to making personal connections during sales, your apparel store needs tools...
The Ultimate Bike Store Guide
Lightspeed gets bike stores. We’ve developed the best tools you can use to serve your customers and optimise your...