Credit card fraud on the up, while almost half of stores report surge in thefts

UK retailers suffer rise in shoplifting

A new report from Simplybusiness.co.uk has claimed that 47 per cent of the UK’s independent retailers have suffered a ‘significant’ increase in theft. 26 per cent have seen more break-ins, while 31 per cent have seen more cases of credit card fraud.

The study reflects reports on BikeBiz’s forum of recent mail order scams.

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