Retail

Shopping Centre

Feb 6, 2013

Usdaw calls on MPs to back the Protection of Workers Bill

A private members' bill, promoted by Graeme Morrice MP, will create an additional penalty for those who assault workers in the course of their duties. The second reading of the Bill was due last...

Read more…

Shopping Centre

Feb 4, 2013

BRC Retail Crime Survey - Violence against staff reduces

This year's survey is the most comprehensive since the survey began - attracting responses from 44 retailers, employing 1.4 million staff and representing 58 per cent of the retail sector by...

Read more…

Store Checkout

Feb 4, 2013

Violence against shop staff down, but no room for complacency says USDAW

USDAW comments on the latest evidence from employers' group the British Retail Consortium (BRC), as part of its annual Retail Crime Survey, which shows that the number of incidents of crime rose...

Read more…

Store Checkout

Dec 12, 2012

Retail Crime Increases Opportunities for Conflict

Retailers in the United Kingdom are expected to lose almost £1 billion over Christmas as a result of shoplifting, dishonest employees and vendor or distribution losses. In its annual...

Read more…