Benefits of a tailored video surveillance

As tough economic times get tougher, the retail industry will need to think carefully about how to reduce their risk in order to protect their shoppers, stock and their bottom line. This is according to Laurence Smith, Executive at Graphic Image Technologies, a specialist in broadcast video compression and technology in South Africa, who says that the benefits of a tailored video surveillance (CCTV) and intelligent video management service make it possible for retailers, large or small, to reduce shoplifting and employee theft, while simultaneously creating a safer workplace and ensuring more efficient merchandising and store management processes. Laurence Smith chats to Channel Africa's Lebogang Mabange...