RFID Technology: With all the security, EAS systems are great at preventing theft. Clothes shoppers know the stiff plastic tags. If not switched off properly when paying, these tags create a noise, deterring theft.
New RFID soft tags buried in brand or care instructions are being used in stores. This is transforming operations. Soft tags hide when you’re ready to buy. They’re undetectable even to those sly criminals! This helps police find, return, and catch thieves.
Johnson Controls’ Boca Raton, Florida-based Sensormatic Solutions was one of the first to use EAS systems with RFID tags. Sensormatic Solutions employs clever software to analyze data and determine shop theft causes. They investigate how thieves steal and devise effective deterrents.
RFID tags help prevent theft. They help us trace items from production to retail. Technology keeps stores secure and running smoothly.
Lowe’s “Project Unlock” employs RFID to prevent power tool theft. It’s cool! New store security. RFID chips, like little trackers, are inserted into things when they’re created, but they don’t work until someone buys them. If you lose or forget to switch on the tool, it won’t work.
The blockchain tracks the transaction using distinctive numbers on the power tool and its packaging. Sellers, purchasers, and police can trust the deal.
Retailers struggle to protect their establishments from organized retail crime (ORC) and provide a pleasant shopping experience. Shoppers feel great without friction, but it makes theft harder to avoid.
Vice President of Lowe’s Innovation Labs Cheryl Friedman, knows the value of leveraging technology to prevent problems and provide customers with a pleasant shopping experience.
However, if you want your shopping excursion to go successfully, consider why individuals steal. It challenges firms to find creative strategies to keep things in stock and customers satisfied.
Retail security is challenging, and retailers must balance client safety and store efficiency. To make shopping safe, fun, and satisfying, retailers deploy interesting technologies and try to understand customers.