Calculator: The True Cost of Security Hard Tags in Fashion Retail

Security hard tags are costing fashion and apparel retailers a lot of money every year. Of course, there are the direct costs: the annual depreciation of the tens of thousands hard tags used by retailers every year. But there are also hidden costs, most notably the costs of attachment and detachment of the EAS hard tags. Fashion hard tags need to be placed on items carefully, and the security tag also needs to be removed when an item is sold. These are manual processes, the costs of which can’t be underestimated.

To give retailers an idea of how much their hard tags are costing them, we've created this hard tag cost calculator. In six simple steps, we calculate how much hard tags actually cost. Happy calculating!