Retail is a vital part of the U.S. economy, accounting for one in four jobs according to the National Retail Federal on (NRF). However, shrinkage continues to plague store managers and averages approximately 1.4 percent of retail sales. Today, it is essential that retailers invest in audio security and loss prevention technologies to protect their assets and deter employee theft , shoplifting and organized retail crime.
When applied to a retail location and convenience stores, Louroe Electronics’ microphones add to both security and service. In the event of a crime or customer dispute, audio monitoring adds context and evidence that video alone doesn’t provide. Audio is also used as a training tool to coach employees on proper protocol and customer service.