30th 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 21 of the largest U.S. retailers. Our 30th Annual Retail Theft Survey reports on over 432,000 apprehensions and more than $188 million in recoveries from these thieves.

Welcome to Hayes International

For over 40 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 40 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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Outsourced Loss Prevention Solutions

Assisting companies with their various loss prevention needs has always been a priority for Hayes International. We provide full to hybrid outsourced loss prevention solutions for our clients.

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Latest News

  • Booster Bags

    What is a “Booster Bag”? First, let’s review the definition of a ‘Booster Bag’ by a couple dictionary sources as found on the web. . Wikipedia.org defines a ‘booster bag’ as: “a handmade bag used to shoplift, typically from retail stores, libraries, and any other location employing security detectors to deter theft.” . UrbanDictionary.com defines a ‘booster bag’ as: “A … Read More

  • Shoplifting – Danger Lurks

    If you have been a subscriber to our quarterly newsletter “The Hayes Report on Loss Prevention” over the past years, you likely have read a few warnings about those dangers arising when anyone attempts to stop or confront a suspected shoplifter. Since our most recent newsletter (Summer 2018) contains our 30th Annual Retail Theft Report, I thought it may be … 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!