Hard tags designed specifically to fit around the neck of a bottle of spirits.
To contrast with “hard tags”, these are also referred to as “soft labels” and come in various shapes and sizes. They are stuck onto packaged items and deactivated on purchase using a special pad.
These types of tags trigger an alarm in the same way as normal tags but they will also raise an alarm if they are tampered with – either inside or outside of a store.
Multigrip or Spider Wrap Tags
These tags are attached to an item using wires which are wrapped around the product. If the tag is tampered with or one of the wires is cut, then the tag self-alarms. When carried out of the store, the tag will also trigger the antenna alarm.
These are typically used for boxed, high-value items which are on display such as electronics, power tools or video games.
Clear plastic boxes used to enclose razor blades or expensive items. Since the box itself is not alarmed and will not trigger an alarm, safers have an AM or RF label stuck to the inside of the plastic box.