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LP Magazine Europe Winter 2017-2018

  Cross-Border Co-operation   There’s an old Irish Proverb that says, “You can’t plough a field by just turning it over in your mind.” Rather like the Nike swoosh logo and strapline “Just Do It,” meaning that you have to get things done rather than simply talking about getting things done, this goes to the […]

LP Magazine Europe Fall 2017

  Oldest Forum Inspires the Youngest as Blitzes Cross the Irish Sea   Inspired by the work of the Fashion Forum (ORIS Forums’ longest-established retail loss prevention forum), the Irish Retail Loss Prevention Forum (the youngest of the nine forums) adopted a blitz programme whereby Police and retailers work together as part of concerted days […]

LP Magazine Europe Summer 2017

  Omni-channel Forum Seeks to Take Serious Cases Straight to CPS   The ORIS Omni-channel Forum is embarking upon an ambitious lobbying project that could result in a change in the law to allow businesses to bring their own prosecution directly to the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS). If successful, the approach would transform the way […]

LP Magazine Europe Spring 2017

Responsible Risk, Ethical Trading, and Sustainable Business   When Google first came to prominence, it had a corporate mantra—do no evil. This simply meant that wherever it operated in the world—both in the real and digital spaces—it must not negatively impact those who make use of the global search engine. Lofty intentions for a super […]

Action speaks louder than words at ORIS Forums

There is an old adage: ‘When all is said and done, there is more said than done.’ This is the antithesis of the driving mantra behind ORIS Forums since the earliest days. When the ORIS Retail Loss Prevention Fashion Forum – the first of what are now 11 sector, function and territory-specific Forums – set […]

Because all that GLIT- ters is not sold

Online and Mail Order and Logistics and Supply Chain Forums come together to fight ‘final mile fraud’ for the first time Greater collaboration between online retailers and the parcel courier community would help reduce fraud and incidents of GLIT (Goods Lost in Transit)   This was the conclusion of two of ORIS’ Forums – Online […]


ORIS Forums has once again graced the stage in the Best Collaborative Solution category at the Retail Fraud Awards 2014 by picking up the highly commended prize.   After winning the category last year, the runner-up award, received by ORIS Forums Director Louise Henham and John Wilson, ORIS Forums Communications Director, at a glittering ceremony […]

ORIS Forums shortlisted for ‘Best Collaborative Solution’ award

ORIS Forums has once again been shortlisted in the 2014 Retail Fraud awards Best Collaborative Solution category.   During 2014, ORIS Forums has continued to add value to its members through collaborative initiatives, events and engagement with key industry bodies, organisations and law enforcement agencies with the overall objective of reducing crime and risk to […]

Mayor’s Office thanks ORIS Forums

Deputy Mayor of London Stephen Greenhalgh has thanked ORIS Forums as one of the contributors to the consultation on business crime across the Capital.   ORIS Forums met with the Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime (MOPAC) and submitted a response to the MOPAC consultation which was published in August 2014.   In his letter […]


Silverstone – the Formula One home of the British Grand Prix provided the dramatic backdrop for this year’s ORIS Forums Risk Summit – the annual Cross Forum networking event that attracted more than 80 retailers to share not only best practice, but also ‘next’ practice.   The 8th May Summit was the third annual event […]