Profit Protection Future Forum

A new way of thinking

"Selling the Value of Loss Prevention" brings the focus to best practice in loss prevention and required skill sets for the ever evolving role of LP.

In response to feedback from the last Profit Protection Future Forum in May, a panel of LP experts and senior retail management will discuss their individual pathways to achieving success in their current positions and how to overcome challenges within the organisation.

Topics include:

    - Overcoming Shrinkage in the Supply Chain: A Global Retailer Case Study
    - Making Retail Theft Harder
    - Changing the Perception of LP in a Business
    - Geographic Profiling of Fraud Offences

When: 25th October 2018

Time: 1 pm to 5.30 pm


GS1 Australia

8 Nexus Court

Mulgrave, VIC 3170

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Previous Events

We wrapped up another successful Profit Protection Future Forum on the 10th of October 2017, with a theme around Thinking Outside the Box.

Sessions included stocktaking differently, how to sell more and lose less, the future of loss prevention in retail, how to utilise data for loss prevention, and current and emerging risks in retail crime.

Sign up here to be informed of the next Profit Protection Future Forum to be held in 2018. As always, registration is free for all retailers.

We thank all delegates and speakers who attended the most recent Profit Protection Future Forum on May 9th at the GS1 Head Office in Melbourne.

Our agenda covered the many facets of loss prevention in the omnichannel and online space.

  • The Future of Loss Prevention in Retail - Dr Paula Dootson, QUT
An academic perspective on how organisations transition through the digital economy

  • Aligning Traditional Loss Prevention with IT Security - Mark Boyd, Next Athleisure
How traditional LP and IT Security can align their goals, with a focus on fighting Online and Click and Collect Fraud

  • Protecting the Retail Industry against Cyber Criminals - Richard Heron, Myer
 A risk-based approach to fighting cyber crime in Australian retail

  • Cyber Security Issues Affecting Australian Businesses - CERT Australia
Strategies for Australian retailers faced with cyber threats and crime

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