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Retail Security Service London

Our retail security guard service is a fit for purpose security solution offering a complete range of loss prevention services to retailers in London.

Our retail security guarding and loss prevention service is the very best in it’s field. We specialise in fashion and jewellery retail and here is our little secret on how we achieve the top security service. 

We arrange an introductory meeting between one of our director’s and the prospective clients.

Ahead of the meeting we perform a mystery shop of the given store/stores

We then prepare our feedback for the introductory meeting and gain client insight in to what they are lacking from their current security company and what they expect from their next chosen security partner.


Free Retail Security Guard Quote 

A free no obligation quotation is then prepared and submitted within 24hrs for the front of house retail security officer/ loss prevention service. 

Once the quote has been agreed, the Director will recruit for purpose based on what has been agreed and ensure a time-based mobilisation plan is executed. 

Once the service has gone live and the retail security officer is placed we regularly visit the client to ensure KPI’s and deliverables are being met. 

Fahrenheit Security is able to provide retail security officers at short notice (under 24hrs) on a short-term basis or part time basis. Your business and security requirements will be dealt with discreetly, delicately and diligently. 

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Retail Guard London

Fahrenheit security is one of London 's leading security companies. If you are looking to partner with a London security company for bespoke security services then you have come to the right place.


Our London security services have been specifically designed for the corporate and retail security sectors.


We work in London's busiest shopping locations such as Mayfair, Marylebone, Fitzrovia, Knightsbridge, Chelsea, Victoria, Wembley, Hampstead, City of Westminster, Hackney, Camden, West End, City of London and Canary Wharf.


We offer the best security services in the security industry. Our security guards ready to protect your people, product and property.

We provide handpicked SIA Licensed London security guards who are consistent, capable, credible, dedicated and presentable.


Our security teams are extremely effective physical deterrents in protecting your assets. We work with only the finest security personnel to improve the front of house image and deal with issues as and when required. Some of areas of expertise to protect retailers from theft we provide are:

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Fahrenheit Security, 34 South Molton Street, London, W1K 5RG 


Tel: 02074095291

Luxury Retail Security London

When it comes to Luxury Retail you won't get a security company that has more management experience that Fahrenheit Security. The Director's having worked with the worlds leading brands in luxury fashion such as Hermes, Fendi, Gucci and Cartier over the past decade know about delivering excellent customer service coupled with security.

We not only do we provide retail security officers that serve as a front of house meet and greet and a visual deterrent to would be undesirables but also a loss prevention awareness training programme for your retail team to help tamp out theft.


All our security guards are kept up to date with the latest shoplifting techniques and are undergo regular mystery shops to ensure a high level of service is maintained.

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 Watches & Jewellery Security London

We first put together a comprehensive security plan that highlights and mitigates weak points in a given watches and jewellery retail store. We control access points whilst not compromising on delivering excellent customer service skills.

We also have capabilities to provide Raid awareness training to counter smash and grab incidents, as a vital part of our security strategy we will assist our clients to:

  • Identify a safe room in the event of a robbery.

  • Standardise a process of drills in order to unify and standardise a tactic in dealing with many dilemma’s faced daily nationwide and internationally by those in high value article industries.

  • Exponentially develop staff and to lessen the impact of threat to employers and or employees and to candidates overall business.

  • To target harden a premise by changing the discipline of employees to heighten their personal awareness in relation to security.

  • Increase their raid and security awareness in the workplace.

  • Develop and plan contingency protocols leaving no stone unturned.

  • Be able to implement contingency plans in crisis management.

  • Deal with and perform duties in volatile situations.

  • Consider offenders tactics, their behaviour and suspicious activity

Art Gallery Security London

As part of our offering to art galleries and museums we offer a full assessment which includes soft security services and hard security such as CCTV cameras and merging the two to aid deterring vandalism and theft of high value goods. This is a differentiator between Fahrenheit and other security companies.

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Retail Security Services London

We take security seriously. From in store theft (internal and external) to the safety of your employees and customers our fully trained retail security guards will protect your London retail store or retail outlets out of town.


We can also provide public space surveillance operators to monitor cctv cameras for busier stores giving the security guard at the front of house an extra set of eyes across the store and also monitor for internal theft at the tills or back of house.


Our fashion retail security service will:

  • Maximise the recovery of goods and offer return on investment

  • Reduce unnecessary shrinkage within the given retail store

  • Deter individuals from committing acts of theft or fraud

  • Evidence taking ensure incidents are logged


Our retail security guards are key in achieving our outcomes through the security services they deliver.


Loss Prevention Company London

Retail security is essential in all retail outlets from department stores to a shopping centre or a stand alone store. All our guards and store detectives assist in keeping their given retail store or retail outlet secure and serve to climate theft by following our proven loss prevention security services programme. Our stop protocol for theft and shop lifting incidents is outlined below:

1.     A.S.C.O.N.E. / S.C.O.N.E. procedures to be followed.

2.     Take the individual into back of house area (if available) or deal with the individual(s) outside of the store.

3.     ASK to provide any items he/she did not pay for.

4.     Take Picture of the individual(s).

5.     Get a manager to provide receipt (in training mode) for item/s – Do not hand this to the shoplifter

6.     Ask for ID (not obliged to provide)

7.     Prepare a banning letter (one for the individual and one for us to be filed)

8.     If applicable allow them to opay for item, keep receipt so they can not exchange or return item/s to other stores!

9.     Call 101 to report crime and get CRN/CAD from operator. Dial 999 in case of Immediate danger.

10.  Read the banning order to the individual and explain he/she is not welcome back to any of our stores.

11.  Log an incident report

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Event Security Guards London

We understand that no two events are the same. That's why we offer a bespoke service, tailoring our offering to the specific needs of your event.

Whether you're hosting a small private function or a large public event, our security officers will be on hand to provide a professional and efficient service. Our experienced security guards have extensive experience in managing a wide range of events.

From start to finish, our fully trained security team will work with you to the highest standard in order to ensure that your event runs smoothly and a safe environment is provided for your patrons and/or customers. We can provide as much or as little additional security support as you need, including security planning, risk assessments, crowd control, and first aid trained security guards.

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Key holding and Alarm Response London

Key holding and alarm response is one of our shared service services. Response time matters, our current mobile security guards response time in central London is 22 minutes from receiving a confirmed activation.


Retail Security London

As part of our London security services offering we are able to undertake front of house security and loss prevention duties and provide an in-house feel to our service.


Our highly trained staff and exemplary standards and have a fantastic reputation amongst local businesses for delivering some of the best security guarding services in the local area.

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With London being a hotspot for crime in the UK, we make sure that as a business we put a priority on training aiding a safer environment.


We provide a tailored upskill programme that details individual clients procedures, making sure our professional security guards are able to conduct their duties in a professional and efficient manner. Emphasis is placed on:

  • social media awareness

  • conflict management

  • incident reports

  • site specific retail security loss prevention training

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Real Time Criminal Activity Alerts


All our clients benefit from the real time intelligence system we are integrated in to as part of our London security services offering. This alert system will alert our retail security guards in-store via their phone to criminal activity in their area.


This service is linked-in with luxury fashion and jewellery retailers giving the Fahrenheit security guards an advantage in keeping our clients secure.


If you are having trouble with shoplifting, burglaries or anti-social behaviour be sure to contact us, our security services will help.


Safety and Security London


We provide managed London security services to the highest standards with wellbeing in mind.


Our commitment to health and safety is supported by being a SAFE contractor accredited UK security company which means we invest more, in having well trained health and safety aware security guards assisting any store or premises and its visitors.


Before we provide security guards we undertake a thorough security and risk assessment. This ensures all your security needs are met through structured and safe methodology.

Customer Experience


Providing customer service whilst keeping your retail store security is at the heart of what our retail security guards do. We achieve this by:

  • Greeting customers and approaching them in a way that is natural and fits the individual situation

  • Demonstrating to our clients that we understand their needs

  • Being helpful to customers by letting them know our retail security guards are there if they need assistance.

  • Being a pro-active deterrent in any given setting to discourage pick pockets, shoplifters and other criminal activities at your retail premises.


Ad Hoc Security Guarding London


As a security solutions business with a large footprint in London, UK, we create the perfect retail security guards solution by having the benefit of being able to be on site within minutes and flexible to the everchanging needs of the companies we work with.


If you are looking to replace your London security company then call us this week to find out how we can assist you and offer you peace of mind on a full time basis.

There is no other security company that specialises in a retail security guard service in London, UK that can protect its customers from theft quite like Fahrenheit's London team.

Security Guard Hire London


Whether it is a short term or full time security guard assignment, we will place a switched on, smartly dressed on-brand retail security guard or plain clothes store detectives with you.

Our fully trained security guards have a positive can-do attitude that will bring value through the security services they provide in their role as security guards.

We understand what many security companies do not...or choose to ignore! That different personality types suit different retail security services activities.


We can provide you with a CV or even the option to arrange an interview with our security guards, in order for you to choose the very best talent before we provide a security guard to keep your retail store secure.

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Best Security Guard Company London


By placing their business with Fahrenheit Security our Clients agree they receive a retail security service that is fit for purpose and delivers:

  • A Security Partner with consultancy provided as standard

  • The highest levels of health and safety practices

  • Fully trained security staff

  • Unique tailor-made solutions

  • Confidentiality of clients

  • Round the clock supervision

  • Pro-active, educated and professional staff with a positive can-do attitude that offer a ROI.

  • On brand SIA Licensed and vetted staff

  • On brand, trained, SIA Licensed security guard relief cover in London

  • Expert knowledge

  • Introduction to our network of contacts

  • Regular management meetings / Supervisory mobile patrols

  • A measured performance driven service

  • Significant cost savings to your business through our security strategies


Professional Security Guard Company London

Since 2016, Fahrenheit is the retail security company of choice in Central London.  The company supplies total soft security solutions to its retail client portfolio in high value and high footfall environments. 

Fahrenheit Security has earned its reputation as the security company of choice by its clientele due to highly skilled and diligent workforce. Fahrenheit’s highly experienced Management Team has a strong background in retail.


We utilise our knowledge of the given retail environment and deliver sound security solutions that meet the customer service, safeguarding and commercial expectations of our clients. Fahrenheit builds strong relationships with its clients and security guards alike, offering a seamless service ensuring the security provision is an extension of the client’s own brand.

We have a proven track record utilising our unique approach to retail security by creating an engaging security environment. Our commitment to supervision, management and training, ensure our personal touch is felt throughout the service. Our London security company is SAFEContractor approved and provides a risk assessed, health and safety conscious service.

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How Much Does a Retail Security Guard Cost in London?

Our rates vary depending on risk factors, location and duration. We price our full time retail security guards services by the hour.


The hourly rate depends on the service you require. Loss prevention and event security guard services are priced per job. 


We are very reasonably priced

We are able to give you more information and an instant free quote for our services today.

Retail Security Guard Jobs London

We are always on the search for talented individuals for both full time and part time jobs in London.


We often advertise on Indeed and other platforms where you can register for access to a free job alert if you are interested in joining the Fahrenheit team.

If you have the relevant experience, right to work in the UK and a valid SIA license then the doors are always open for you to apply.

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Reliable Retail Security Guards

We provide highly skilled and proactive retail security officers. Our hand picked approach ensures that we will always place and on brand retail security guard for store. 

All of our officers serve as a highly effective crime deterrent at your store whilst giving customers a sense of well being. Having our security guard service for retail shop will give you peace of mind. We deliberately make sure your customers and staff don’t feel intimidated by our presence by placing emphasis on customer service and providing an exceptional customer experience. 

Retail security guards that emulate your brand

This is why Fahrenheit Security is the number one we provide you with a friendly, approachable retail security guard who is not only able to be your loss prevention officer maintaining security and safety but also demonstrate excellent customer service skills. They will act as an extension of your current team and represent your business to the highest possible standards.

We are aware that providing excellent customer service is an important aspect of security guards' jobs in the UK. Customers are less likely to approach a security guard for assistance if they find them frightening or stern. We can tell you that all of our guards are amiable and approachable in addition to being extremely competent since they are both representatives of your company and of our own.

This means that rather than making people feel uneasy, everyone in the store may feel secure and welcome the presence of a security guard.

Due to the diverse skill sets of our retail security officers, we can customise our services to meet the unique requirements and personality of your retail brand. We put a lot of effort into providing a bespoke service, configuring our site-specific training to satisfy their needs.

Retail security guards provided throughout London

Fahrenheit Security provide expertly trained security guards to retail stores across the UK. So, whether you have stores in Mayfair, Marylebone, Fitzrovia, Knightsbridge, Chelsea, Soho or Westminster or anywhere else in Central Londongive us a call today to arrange a free, no obligation security consultation with our experts.

How to keep your London retail store secure

You must consider a number of aspects in order to protect the security of your retail space. These factors include the shape and size of your store, the types of goods you sell, and the number of employees you have on-site.

Although there will always be a significant danger of theft, there are thankfully a number of measures to lessen the likelihood that it will happen. These consist of:

  1. modifying the layout of your store to lower the likelihood of theft.

  2. putting up signs to alert people to your severe regulations on shoplifting.

  3. carrying out periodic stocktakes.

  4. Knowing which objects are most likely to be stolen

  5. installing CCTV of a high calibre.

  6. employing security personnel with retail experience.


Protecting your business requires hiring competent, experienced retail security guards. They not only serve as a powerful deterrence but also have the ability to spot crimes in progress and intervene to stop them. This enables your retail team to focus on the crucial duties of providing customer service and managing your store.

Retail employees typically have little to no experience, training, or credentials in managing tight security situations. All Fahrenheit Security officers are SIA licenced and skilled in dealing with difficult situations. In the end, this will prevent your workers from having to handle these upsetting situations on their own.

Hire a Retail Security Guard in London

Get in touch today for your security needs and if you have any questions. Also, check out our blog for up to date security industry articles, in-depth information on our services and clients testimonials.


Our recruitment department is open for service between the times of 09.00-18.00hrs and will be happy to take your call at short notice.

Speak to us about retail security services in London today

Do you have any questions about our retail security guard service in London? If so, we are happy to assist you with your enquiries. You can give us a call for more information use our online contact form and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

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    Corporate security guards will present a professional front of house experience and help your visitors and staff operate in a safe secure environment. Corporate security officers will protect both your business, valuable assets and staff.
  • What is a front of house security?
    Front of a house security will keep a physical presence in your reception area ensuring it is both safe and secure. Front of house security staff will direct visitors and accompany them to their destination, handle deliveries and conduct telephonic and electronic administrative duties as required.
  • What are the types of office security?
    Office security consists of protecting your premises and employees from physical abuse, vandalism, theft, and personal attacks; and protecting your business from corporate espionage both internally and externally.
  • What do corporate security professionals do?
    A Corporate Security Officer ensures that the properties they are paid to protect are safe and secure such as technology companies, blue chip organisations and banks.
  • Why is a security guard service necessary for corporate businesses?
    Corporate businesses need a security guard service to provide surveillance, emergency response and customer service to deter criminal activity that may hinder normal business operations, such as vandalism, sabotage or theft.

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Fahrenheit Security, 34 South Molton Street, London, W1K 5RG 


Tel: 02074095291

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