In 2013 it was estimated that Christmas Losses within the United Kingdom (in the six weeks from Mid-November to the end of December) will cost as much as £978 million. This showed a 7.1% increase from the previous year of 2012 and has only continued to increase ever since.
- Shoplifting was estimated at: £485 Million (an 8% increase)
- Employee Theft was estimated to cost: £369 million (a 3% increase)
- Supply/Warehouse Fraud was shown to cost: £54 million (11% above the previous year)
- Cyberfraud was estimated to cost around: £70 million (a huge 23% increase from 2012)
The most stolen products include:
- Electronic devices
- Computer Games
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