Las Vegas has recently been added to the top 10 cities for organized retail crime, according to a recent survey from the National Retail Federation. The report outlined that of the 129 local retailers surveyed, nearly 95% said they’ve been a victim of organized retail crime in the past 12 months.
Our obsession with a great bargain and the big discount has become
self-destructive, according to Ellen Ruppel Shell. The Atlantic magazine
writer says that we're actually wrecking our lives and the planet with foreign goods that aren't even a bargain despite all the hype of big box stores and outlet malls.