Global Electronic Article Surveillance (EAS) Systems Market 2014-2018

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Published : Jul-2014
No. of Pages : 76

Report Description

EAS products include EAS systems and EAS tags. An EAS tag is a security product used by retailers to prevent shoplifting in retail stores or pilferage of books from libraries. EAS tags are fixed to merchandise or books and are removed or deactivated by staff when the item is bought or checked out. EAS tags help in preventing theft and shoplifting from stores, thus enhancing the operational efficiency and profit margin of retailers.

EAS systems employ EAS technology, which identifies anything that passes through the gated area in a store. This identification is used to alert staff about any unauthorized attempt to steal anything from a store. EAS system components usually consist of disposable tags, reusable tags, benefit denial tags, deactivators and detachers, and RFID tagging.

TechNavio’s analysts forecast the Global Electronic Article Surveillance Systems market will grow at a CAGR of 1.82 percent over the period 2013-2018.

Covered in this Report

The Global Electronic Article Surveillance Systems market can be divided into four segments based on application into Apparel/Clothing and Fashion Accessories, Cosmetics/Pharmacy, Supermarkets/Hypermarkets/Large Grocery, and Others.

TechNavio’s report, the Global Electronic Article Surveillance Systems Market 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, EMEA, and APAC regions; it also covers the Global Electronic Article Surveillance Systems market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key Vendors

  • Checkpoint Systems Inc.
  • Tyco Retail Solutions

Other Prominent Vendors

  • ALL-TAG Security Americas Inc.
  • Ketec Inc.
  • Nedap NV
  • Sentry Technology Corp.
  • TAG Co.

Key Market Driver

  • Increase in Shoplifting and Employee Theft
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report.

Key Market Challenge

  • High Cost of Implementing EAS Systems
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report.

Key Market Trend

  • Adoption of Source Tagging in the Retail Sector
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report.

Key Questions Answered in this Report

  • What will the market size be in 2018 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?

Table of Contents

01. Executive Summary

02. List of Abbreviations

03. Scope of the Report
03.1 Market Overview
03.2 Product Offerings

04. Market Research Methodology
04.1 Market Research Process
04.2 Research Methodology

05. Introduction

06. Market Landscape
06.1 Global Retail Shrinkage Market
06.2 Global Retail Shrinkage Market by Geographical Segmentation
06.3 Shrinkage Loss in North America
06.4 Shrinkage Loss in Latin America
06.5 Shrinkage Loss in Europe
06.6 Shrinkage Loss in the APAC Region
06.7 Shrinkage Loss in the MEA Region
06.8 Retail Shrinkage as a Percentage of Sales in BRIC Countries
06.9 Loss Prevention
06.10 Market Overview
06.11 Market Size and Forecast
06.12 Five Forces Analysis

07. Market Segmentation by Application
07.1 Global EAS Systems Market by Application 2013-2018
07.2 Global EAS Systems Market in the Apparel/Clothing and Fashion Accessories Segment
07.2.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.3 Global EAS Systems Market in the Cosmetics/Pharmacy Segment
07.3.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.4 Global EAS Systems Market in the Supermarkets/Hypermarkets/Large Grocery Segment
07.4.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.5 Global EAS Systems Market in the Others Segment
07.5.1 Market Size and Forecast

08. Market Segmentation by Product Category

09. Methods of Loss Prevention by Product Category

10. Market Segmentation by Geography
10.1 Global EAS Systems Market by Geographical Segmentation

11. Buying Criteria

12. Market Growth Drivers

13. Drivers and their Impact

14. Market Challenges

15. Impact of Drivers and Challenges

16. Market Trends

17. Trends and their Impact

18. Vendor Landscape
18.1 Competitive Scenario
18.2 Market Share Analysis 2013
18.3 Other Prominent Vendors

19. Key Vendor Analysis
19.1 ALL-TAG Security Americas Inc.
19.1.1 Business Overview
19.1.2 Business Segmentation
19.1.3 Key Information
19.1.4 SWOT Analysis
19.2 Ketec Inc.
19.2.1 Business Overview
19.2.2 Business Segmentation
19.2.3 Key Information
19.2.4 SWOT Analysis
19.3 Checkpoint Systems Inc.
19.3.1 Business Overview
19.3.2 Business Segmentation
19.3.3 Key Information
19.3.4 SWOT Analysis
19.4 Sentry Technology Corp.
19.4.1 Business Overview
19.4.2 Business Segmentation
19.4.3 Key Information
19.4.4 SWOT Analysis
19.5 Tyco Retail Solutions
19.5.1 Business Overview
19.5.2 Key Information
19.5.3 SWOT Analysis

20. Other Reports in this Series

List of Exhibits

Exhibit 1: Market Research Methodology
Exhibit 2: Working of EAS System
Exhibit 3: Causes of Shrinkage as a Percentage of the Global Retail Shrinkage in 2013
Exhibit 4: Global Retail Shrinkage Market by Geographical Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 5: Shrinkage Loss as a Percentage of Sales in North America 2013
Exhibit 6: Shrinkage Loss as a Percentage of Sales in Latin America 2013
Exhibit 7: Shrinkage Loss as a Percentage of Sales in Europe 2013
Exhibit 8: Shrinkage Loss as a Percentage of Sales in the APAC Region 2013
Exhibit 9: Shrinkage Loss as a Percentage of Sales in the MEA Region 2013
Exhibit 10: Retail Shrinkage as a Percentage in BRIC Countries 2013
Exhibit 11: Spending by Retailers on Loss Prevention Systems 2013
Exhibit 12: Global EAS Systems Market Segmentation by Retail Sector 2013
Exhibit 13: Global EAS Systems Market 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 14: Global EAS Systems Market Segmentation by Application 2013
Exhibit 15: Global EAS Systems Market in the Apparel/Clothing and Fashion Accessories Segment 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 16: Global EAS Systems Market in the Cosmetics/Pharmacy Segment 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 17: Global EAS Systems Market in the Supermarkets/Hypermarkets/Large Grocery Segment 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 18: Global EAS Systems Market in the Others Segment 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 19: Global EAS Systems Market Segmentation by Product Category 2013
Exhibit 20: Global EAS Systems Market Segmentation by Product Category 2013
Exhibit 21:
Exhibit 22: Percentage of Retailers Suffering from Increase in ORC 2012-2013
Exhibit 23: Market Share of the Key Vendors in the Global EAS Systems Market 2013
Exhibit 24: ALL-TAG Security Americas Inc.: Business Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 25: Ketec Inc.: Business Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 26: Checkpoint Systems Inc.: Business Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 27: Checkpoint Systems Inc.: R&D Expenditure FY(2012-2013)
Exhibit 28: Checkpoint Systems Inc.: Business Segmentation by Sales Revenue FY2013
Exhibit 29: Checkpoint Systems Inc.: Geographical Segmentation by Sales Revenue FY2013
Exhibit 30: Sentry Technology Corp.: Business Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 31: Business Segmentation
Exhibit 32: Tyco Retail Solutions: Business Segmentation 2013

Press Release

TechNavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report - Global Electronic Article Surveillance (EAS) Systems Market 2014-2018

TechNavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in Global Electronic Article Surveillance (EAS) Systems Market: Checkpoint Systems Inc., Tyco Retail Solutions, ALL-TAG Security Americas Inc., Ketec Inc., Nedap NV, Sentry Technology Corp., and TAG Co.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio’s team said: “Most retailers currently adopt a source tagging solution to reduce instances of theft and fraud. The EAS tags used in source tagging are applied at the manufacturing source and recirculated from the retail store. Recirculation helps reduce store payroll costs, improve sales, and ensure consistency in each operation of a store ? from store operations to merchandise displays. It not only helps reduce payroll hours at the store required to apply tags, but also increases the percentage of time spent on customer service”

According to the report, one of the major drivers in the market is an increase in incidences of shoplifting and employee theft mainly attributed to the global recession and high unemployment rates. This factor is expected to fuel the demand for retail security solutions such as EAS systems to safeguard products in retail stores.

Further, the report states that the growth of the Global EAS Systems market is hindered by some serious challenges. One of the major challenges in the market is the high implementation cost of EAS systems. EAS systems including EAS gates and tags use technologies such as RFID, electromagnetic, acousto-magnetic, and microwave, which require high upfront investment.

The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.

Filed in: Semiconductor & Electronics
Publisher : Infiniti Research Limited
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