Security is something that business owners with physical products should be concerned about. This is especially true if you sell expensive merchandise and store it in warehouses away from your store. So, what are some ways that you can protect your valuable inventory? Below are some vital tactics to help you do just that.
One of the primary goals of security is to make the person or area a hard target as opposed to a soft target. Given enough time and equipment, anyone can break into anywhere. That being said, most thieves have limited time and thus want an easy, or soft, target to steal from, according to AIC.
By making your warehouse a hard target, you increase the time it takes to break in, and thus increase the chance of a thief getting caught. This, in turn, decreases the likelihood of your warehouse getting robbed. So, what are some ways to make your warehouse a hard target? (more…)