Fraud Awards sponsors

Nominations now open for The Fraud Awards 2018, sponsored by WIS International

Providing both national and international recognition for those nominated, shortlisted and ultimately chosen by our independent panel of judges, the Fraud Awards 2018 celebrates the best in our profession, to inspire others to do even better; the rising stars, the successful collaborations and the outstanding teams.

The Fraud Awards has become the “Oscars” of the annual Risk Management calendar in the UK. The deadline for entries is midnight (GMT) 16th July 2018.

Rules designed to create a level playing field for all, irrespective of resources, make it quick and easy for anyone to enter. What’s more it is entirely free, and you can make as many nominations as you want!

We are indebted to our headline sponsors, WIS International for their support and once again making this unique and eagerly anticipated celebration of excellence possible.

So, don’t send the wrong message to your colleagues and contemporaries. Make sure to enter in as many categories as you can.

After all it is free, so you really have no excuse not to. But hurry, the deadline for nominations is July 16th 2018…

Celebrate your success at the Fraud Awards Gala Dinner

On 4th October at the Leicester City Football Club, Home of Champions, the winners will be revealed at the Fraud Awards Gala Dinner Evening. There, guests enjoy a champagne reception followed by an outstanding four course meal with champagne and fine wines, before the Awards themselves get underway.

The night is invariably full of drama and excitement as Awards are received, speeches made and photographs taken. After the winners have been announced there is further time to enjoy the company of fellow professionals either over a glass of wine or on the dancefloor with our live DJ playing great music until early morning hours.

For further information contact us by clicking here. To enquire about sponsorship opportunities please call +44 (0) 207 100 3 999.

THE RULES

Entries for each Award category are limited to 750 words. Your entry should contain text only – please DO NOT send images, videos, attachments or links/URLs.

YOU MUST FILL IN EVERY FIELD IN ORDER TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION VALID.

THE FRAUD AWARDS 2018 NOMINATION FORM

BEST NEWCOMER

This Award recognises the most exciting new vendor-lead or in-house developed solution, or company to enter the retail risk and loss prevention arena, supplying any part of the risk and loss prevention industry. To qualify the solution or company must have launched within the last two years.

This year, entries for each Award category are limited to 750 words. Your entry should contain text only.

  • You must NOT exceed 750 words
  • You must NOT include pictures
  • You must NOT include video
  • You must NOT append attachments
  • You must NOT include any links to other websites or information

In the interests of fairness, entries not complying with ALL of the above rules will be disqualified without notice upon receipt. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

YOU MUST FILL IN EVERY FIELD IN ORDER TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION VALID.

Nomination for Best Newcomer FA 2018

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MOST INNOVATIVE IN-STORE SOLUTION

Here judges are looking for innovative approaches to an existing, tried and tested solution or genre. The solution can either be from a vendor, or be an in-house retailer solution.

This year, entries for each Award category are limited to 750 words. Your entry should contain text only.

  • You must NOT exceed 750 words
  • You must NOT include pictures
  • You must NOT include video
  • You must NOT append attachments
  • You must NOT include any links to other websites or information

In the interests of fairness, entries not complying with ALL of the above rules will be disqualified without notice upon receipt. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

YOU MUST FILL IN EVERY FIELD IN ORDER TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION VALID.

Nomination for Most Innovative In-Store Solution FA 2018

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MOST INNOVATIVE ONLINE SOLUTION 

Here judges are looking for innovative approaches to an existing, tried and tested solution or genre. The solution can either be from a vendor, or be an in-house retailer solution.

This year, entries for each Award category are limited to 750 words. Your entry should contain text only.

  • You must NOT exceed 750 words
  • You must NOT include pictures
  • You must NOT include video
  • You must NOT append attachments
  • You must NOT include any links to other websites or information

In the interests of fairness, entries not complying with ALL of the above rules will be disqualified without notice upon receipt. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

YOU MUST FILL IN EVERY FIELD IN ORDER TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION VALID.

Nomination for Most Innovative Online Solution FA 2018

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MOST INNOVATIVE CROSS-FUNCTIONAL SOLUTION 

Here judges are looking for an innovative product, solution or service that has a risk and loss prevention benefit, but that sits outside of the Profit Protection department – for example people counting and hot spotting that has increased sales and reduced shrink.

This year, entries for each Award category are limited to 750 words. Your entry should contain text only.

  • You must NOT exceed 750 words
  • You must NOT include pictures
  • You must NOT include video
  • You must NOT append attachments
  • You must NOT include any links to other websites or information

In the interests of fairness, entries not complying with ALL of the above rules will be disqualified without notice upon receipt. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

YOU MUST FILL IN EVERY FIELD IN ORDER TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION VALID.

Nomination for Most Innovative Cross-Functional Solution FA 2018

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MOST INNOVATIVE IN-STORE SURVEILLANCE SOLUTION 

It’s not just about CCTV! There are many ways that a retailer can utilise camera or surveillance technology, to bring benefit to not only the Profit Protection department, but also the wider business.

This year, entries for each Award category are limited to 750 words. Your entry should contain text only.

  • You must NOT exceed 750 words
  • You must NOT include pictures
  • You must NOT include video
  • You must NOT append attachments
  • You must NOT include any links to other websites or information

In the interests of fairness, entries not complying with ALL of the above rules will be disqualified without notice upon receipt. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

YOU MUST FILL IN EVERY FIELD IN ORDER TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION VALID.

Nomination for Most Innovative In-store Surveillance Solution FA 2018

Don’t miss out – book your table now…

VENDOR OF THE YEAR

The judges will be looking for a vendor who consistently goes over and above the role of ‘just’ being a supplier. The Vendor of the Year Award will acknowledge those vendors who form tangible and lasting partnerships with their retail clients.

Please note that the winner from the previous year will be ineligible to enter the following year. However, they will be invited to the Fraud Awards evening to present the Award.

This year, entries for each Award category are limited to 750 words. Your entry should contain text only.

  • You must NOT exceed 750 words
  • You must NOT include pictures
  • You must NOT include video
  • You must NOT append attachments
  • You must NOT include any links to other websites or information

In the interests of fairness, entries not complying with ALL of the above rules will be disqualified without notice upon receipt. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

YOU MUST FILL IN EVERY FIELD IN ORDER TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION VALID.

Nomination for Vendor of the Year FA 2018

Don’t miss out – book your table now…

BEST COLLABORATIVE SOLUTION

At one end of the spectrum we have Crime Partnerships, through to Commercial Data Sharing Partnerships and even Partnerships with local Police forces. At the other, a few neighbourhood retailers working together to combat crime. What the judges are looking for here is real, tangible business benefits resulting from genuine collaboration along with a clear ROI.

This year, entries for each Award category are limited to 750 words. Your entry should contain text only.

  • You must NOT exceed 750 words
  • You must NOT include pictures
  • You must NOT include video
  • You must NOT append attachments
  • You must NOT include any links to other websites or information

In the interests of fairness, entries not complying with ALL of the above rules will be disqualified without notice upon receipt. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

YOU MUST FILL IN EVERY FIELD IN ORDER TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION VALID.

Nomination for Best Collaborative Solution FA 2018

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THE FRAUD AWARDS WOMAN OF THE YEAR

The purpose of this Awards category is to encourage gender parity and female advancement.

The judges are looking for women working in Risk Management as a retailer, vendor, law enforcement officer or academic, who has achieved their success against all odds. These female trailblazers have broken glass ceilings, worked hard to remove barriers for other women and are disrupting established industry norms through innovation.

This year, entries for each Award category are limited to 750 words. Your entry should contain text only.

  • You must NOT exceed 750 words
  • You must NOT include pictures
  • You must NOT include video
  • You must NOT append attachments
  • You must NOT include any links to other websites or information

In the interests of fairness, entries not complying with ALL of the above rules will be disqualified without notice upon receipt. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

YOU MUST FILL IN EVERY FIELD IN ORDER TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION VALID.

Nomination for Fraud The Awards Woman of the Year FA 2018

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RISING STAR AWARD

The judges are looking to recognise the success of an outstanding individual who has made a positive contribution to the bottom line performance and overall loss prevention landscape within their place of work. The winner does not necessarily work full-time in profit protection. They might be from another discipline, but “really get” risk and as such has made a significant difference – either financially or culturally – within their place of work.

This year, entries for each Award category are limited to 750 words. Your entry should contain text only.

  • You must NOT exceed 750 words
  • You must NOT include pictures
  • You must NOT include video
  • You must NOT append attachments
  • You must NOT include any links to other websites or information

In the interests of fairness, entries not complying with ALL of the above rules will be disqualified without notice upon receipt. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

YOU MUST FILL IN EVERY FIELD IN ORDER TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION VALID.

Nomination for Rising Star Award FA 2018

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REGIONAL PROFIT PROTECTION MANAGER OF THE YEAR

Often the unsung heroes of the Profit Protection Team, the judges are looking to recognise outstanding Regional or Divisional Heads who provide both their stores with genuine support and guidance in the fight against retail risk, fraud and loss prevention, as well as showing a grasp of the bigger, company-wide aims and objectives. As such, they bring genuine value and benefit to their company and the wider network.

This year, entries for each Award category are limited to 750 words. Your entry should contain text only.

  • You must NOT exceed 750 words
  • You must NOT include pictures
  • You must NOT include video
  • You must NOT append attachments
  • You must NOT include any links to other websites or information

In the interests of fairness, entries not complying with ALL of the above rules will be disqualified without notice upon receipt. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

YOU MUST FILL IN EVERY FIELD IN ORDER TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION VALID.

Nomination for Regional Profit Protection Manager of the Year FA 2018

Don’t miss out – book your table now…

IN-STORE PROFIT PROTECTION TEAM OF THE YEAR

This Award recognises the Profit Protection Team that undertook that difficult technology role out that was delivered in record time, or that enthused a whole company to “think shrink”. This Award is a real ‘pat on the back’ for a whole team. The name says it all.

This year, entries for each Award category are limited to 750 words. Your entry should contain text only.

  • You must NOT exceed 750 words
  • You must NOT include pictures
  • You must NOT include video
  • You must NOT append attachments
  • You must NOT include any links to other websites or information

In the interests of fairness, entries not complying with ALL of the above rules will be disqualified without notice upon receipt. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

YOU MUST FILL IN EVERY FIELD IN ORDER TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION VALID.

Nomination for In-store Profit Protection Team of the Year FA 2018

Don’t miss out – book your table now…

ONLINE PROFIT PROTECTION TEAM OF THE YEAR

Recognises the Profit Protection Team that undertook that difficult online technology role out that was delivered in record time, or that enthused a whole company to ‘think shrink’. This Award is a real pat on the back for a whole team working to provide online solutions. The name says it all.

This year, entries for each Award category are limited to 750 words. Your entry should contain text only.

  • You must NOT exceed 750 words
  • You must NOT include pictures
  • You must NOT include video
  • You must NOT append attachments
  • You must NOT include any links to other websites or information

In the interests of fairness, entries not complying with ALL of the above rules will be disqualified without notice upon receipt. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

YOU MUST FILL IN EVERY FIELD IN ORDER TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION VALID.

Nomination for Online Profit Protection Team of the Year FA 2018

Don’t miss out – book your table now…

INTERNATIONAL PROFIT PROTECTION TEAM OF THE YEAR 

Open to Profit Protection teams from retailers headquartered outside of the UK, the criteria are the same as for the equivalent in-store and online Awards above. However, here the judges are looking to acknowledge and recognise the increasing number of global Profit Protection teams who enter the Awards each year.

This year, entries for each Award category are limited to 750 words. Your entry should contain text only.

  • You must NOT exceed 750 words
  • You must NOT include pictures
  • You must NOT include video
  • You must NOT append attachments
  • You must NOT include any links to other websites or information

In the interests of fairness, entries not complying with ALL of the above rules will be disqualified without notice upon receipt. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

YOU MUST FILL IN EVERY FIELD IN ORDER TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION VALID.

Nomination for International Profit Protection Team of the Year FA 2018

Don’t miss out – book your table now…

HALL OF FAME AWARD

Each year the judges will induct one person into the Retail Risk ‘Hall of Fame’. This person will be someone whom the judges feel has contributed above and beyond their duty to the cause of Profit Protection, Risk Management or Loss Prevention.

This award will be announced on the night of the Fraud Awards.

Don’t miss out – book your table now…

RETAIL RISK DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR

The judges are looking for outstanding contribution from one individual. That could be in the face of difficult trading conditions, or the implementing of challenging new strategies and technologies. The winner of this prestigious award will be recognised by his or her peers as being at the pinnacle of modern retail risk and loss prevention and a leader in their field.

This year, entries for each Award category are limited to 750 words. Your entry should contain text only.

  • You must NOT exceed 750 words
  • You must NOT include pictures
  • You must NOT include video
  • You must NOT append attachments
  • You must NOT include any links to other websites or information

In the interests of fairness, entries not complying with ALL of the above rules will be disqualified without notice upon receipt. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

YOU MUST FILL IN EVERY FIELD IN ORDER TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION VALID.

Nomination for Retail Risk Director of the Year FA 2018

Don’t miss out – book your table now…

So if you want to get in on the action – or to find out about securing your table at the Fraud Awards 2017, call Kelly Bird on +44 (0) 207 100 3 999 or email below...