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ANOTHER YEAR-ON-YEAR RISE: RECORDED CARGO THEFTS UP 24.1% AS LOSSES REACH NEARLY €5 MILLION

Even without the monthly incident numbers from Dutch law enforcement, which were not available as Vigilant went to press, the 144 new cargo losses recorded in August still represented a 24.1% rise over the same month last summer and produced a loss value of close to €5 million.

 TAPA EMEA’s Incident Information Service (IIS) was notified of new supply chain crimes in 11 countries last month. The total combined loss for the 108 or 75% of these thefts reporting a value was €4,909,774, which produced an average loss for August of €45,460.

Figures for last month included 13 major incidents with loss values of €100,000 or more. Six of these crimes occurred in the United Kingdom, while Germany, Norway and Sweden all reported two major losses. The other loss in this value...

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WHAT’S NEW IN TECHNOLOGY? PRODUCT NEWS SEPTEMBER 2017 Eye-on-Tech looks at some of the latest news and products in the world of supply chain security technology.

Eye-on-Tech looks at some of the latest news and products in the world of supply chain security technology.
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AFTER FALLING IN JUNE, REPORTED CARGO THEFTS ROSE 33% YEAR-ON-YEAR IN JULY WITH TOTAL LOSSES OF MORE THAN €3.9 MILLION IN 11 COUNTRIES

TAPA recorded 177 freight thefts in 11 countries in EMEA in July 2017, up 33% on July 2016, with losses totalling over €3.9 million.
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EYE-ON-TECH – A LOOK AT SOME OF THE LATEST TECHNOLOGY NEWS FOR THE SUPPLY CHAIN SECURITY SECTOR

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Cargo thefts from vehicles in Europe highlight why companies need to support TAPA’s secure parking programme

As TAPA EMEA prepares to roll out its new Parking Security Requirements (PSR) to Parking Place Operators (PPO) in Europe, the Association’s...
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