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

  • Peg Hook Merchandise Solution – Controlling Inventory

    In today’s economy retail companies are having to work harder and harder to compete with online industry giants like Amazon. This past Black Friday was one of the first times in history that online purchases exceeded in store purchases by a staggering amount; with online sales at $5.03 billion, this was more than a billion dollars higher than the previous … Read More

  • 30th Annual Retail Theft Survey

    Theft continues to plague the retail industry, with shoplifting leading the way!  In 2017, Shoplifting apprehensions increased 2.3%, with the dollars recovered from these shoplifters increasing almost 13%. This is the 8th rise in both shoplifter apprehensions and dollar recoveries in the past 10 years.  Recoveries from shoplifters where no apprehension was made increased for the 21st consecutive year, up … 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!