Need your help on merchandise security.
I’m in a store that is a multi million dollar operation. Renovating
the whole place, top to bottom, adding on a back part of the
building, new DRIVE in size VAULT.
He wants to TRACK where everything is. His first idea is to have an
"inventory" person. One who tracks it when it comes in, tags it,
looks through the cases and counts each am. When a sales person needs
a loose diamond, the diamond would be “signed out to them”. And
unsigned out when returned. That’s pretty simple.
But they want more for the case, tracking the item when it’s SHOWN.
I’ve seen a store have colored chips and when a sales person removes
a ring; the slot is replaced with their red chip. Any chips at the
evening need to be traced for jewelry, sold, hold jeweler’s hand,
Would like some thoughts on what some of you folks do to “always
know where merchandise and loose stones are.”