TITLE

Organized Retail Crime On The Rise

PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;6/5/2012, Vol. 203 Issue 115, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the increasing number of organized retail crime groups in the U.S., according to a 2012 report from the U.S. National Retail Federation (NRF). The author looks at trends in criminal activity, including digital receipt fraud and laundry detergent thefts, the most popular stolen items, such as denim jeans, and U.S. areas with reported retail theft, including Atlanta, Georgia, Miami, Florida, and Phoenix, Arizona.
ACCESSION #
78155034

 

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