29th Annual Retail Theft Survey

This highly anticipated annual theft survey contains data regarding the apprehensions and dollar recoveries from both shoplifters and dishonest employees from 23 of the largest U.S. retailers. Our 29th Annual Retail Theft Survey reports on over 438,000 apprehensions and more than $120 million in recoveries from these thieves.

Welcome to Hayes International

For over 30 years, Jack L. Hayes International has provided a wide spectrum of Asset Protection, Inventory Shrinkage Control, Loss Prevention, Risk Management, Safety, and Security related services to every facet of industry including retail, manufacturing, and industrial organizations.

Long-term Relationships

The success of our client’s business is uppermost in our minds as we establish long-term relationships with our customers. We are pleased to cite that over 95 percent of our new consulting projects come directly from client referrals.

Our Services

Inventory Shrinkage Control/Loss Prevention

Over the past 30 years, the team at Hayes international has developed a reputation within the area of shrinkage control/loss prevention that is second to none!

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Loss Prevention & Safety Audits

It is a proven fact that even the very best of programs, systems, and controls require regular monitoring to help ensure success. Our experienced field consultants not only conduct program and risk audits, but also provide practical solutions for unnecessary exposures.

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Safety and Risk Management

An OSHA/EPA inspector just arrived at your door . . . Are you ready for their spontaneous inspection, or is the walk-thru going to prove costly?

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Latest News

  • Profitability, the L.P. Way – Shrinkage Control!

    For those relying on various reports circulating around the retail industry take note; this year’s picture is not a positive one. For example, below are a few of the recognizable names that are being forced to close stores this year and the approximate number of stores each will be closing: Abercrombie & Fitch (60 stores) American Apparel (104 stores) BCBG … Read More

  • Violence of Shoplifting

    By now I suspect you have read Hayes International’s 28th Annual Retail Theft Survey reporting over 1.1 million shoplifter apprehensions that were made in only 21,288 retail stores in 2015. Dollar recoveries from those apprehended totaled over $150 million, plus another $142 million was recovered when the thief dropped the goods and got away. No question, shoplifting is a big … Read More

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    If you are not satisfied with your company’s results in the shrinkage control and/or safety area, or simply wish to have outside expertise critique your current strategies, give us a call, or just ask our hundreds of satisfied clients about Hayes International’s capabilities!