Wal-Mart Is Getting Hit Hard by Thieves

The problem of shrinkage

Wal-Mart's Woes: Wages, Currencies, Competition

Wal-Mart has a shrinkage problem, and it's not the Seinfeld variety. It's the kind that, in retail industry jargon, refers to stealing and losing stock to damage or poor inventory management.

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